Casa Oceano Activities & Tours
At Casa Oceano, you can be as laid back as you like, or you can select from one of the many tours or sportfishing. There is horseback riding, ATV tours, day trips to beautiful Tortuga Island, nearby canopy rides, birdwatching tours in the estuary, as well as two tours to two nearby National Parks. Also, Some of the resort facilities are also available for a fee, like golfing and tennis, but, first, there's a number of free adventure activities at Casa Oceano, right off the beachfront patio!
|Casa Oceano Beach Activities, Turtle Watching, Surfing, Wildlife & The Waterfall:|
Special - Turtle Nesting / Watching - September, October & November
The Tango Mar Beach in front of Casa Oceano is home to two different species of turtles that return to this pristine beach to continue the cycle of life. Free tours can be guided by our staff, with red flashlights provided, or you can go out by yourself.
Check out these pictures of a turtle laying eggs, turtles hatching and turtle tracks on the beach..
The "right on the beach" location of Casa Oceano makes it easy to enjoy playing in the waves. Just watch the waves until they pick up, grab your boogie-board, take a few steps down the stairs, and your're ready for action!
Check out these boogie-boarding photos!
Grab you board and you're just steps to the beach and waves from the beachfront patio of Casa Oceano. Depending upon the time of year and day, you'll be able to try out your skills.
Click for surfing pictures in front of Casa Oceano.
Tide Pools Adventure
To the right of Casa Oceano and at the end of the sandy beach are rock outcroppings that turn into tide pools several times a day. Kids and adults alike will find small fish, crabs and sea creatures when they go exploring this area of the beach.
Check out these tide pool pictures.
Walk to the Waterfall
Several hundred feet west of the house is a 40 foot waterfall that falls into the Pacific Ocean! It is best to take a short inland walk along trails to get to this amazing, natural setting.
Pictures of the waterfall
Wildlife at Casa Oceano
Casa is more than just a beach rental villa - it is a destination for wildlife lovers as the villa is within the Private Reserve of Tango Mar, where the monkeys and birds are respected and safe. Indeed, guests have told us that they have seen more monkeys and wildlife here than when on some nature hikes in National Parks!
Pictures of monkeys, parrots, geckos and more
Birthday / Anniversary Parties / Bands / Bonfires at Casa Oceano
Have your own private party at your private vacation villa! - Click
Making Christmas Tamales
Well, first it has to be Christmas / New Years time - take a look...
Tours in the Area
1. Snorkeling at Tortuga Island
Take a 20 minutes cruise along the Nicoya coastline and across the bay to
the tropical island of Tortuga. Once you have arrived, you will be able
to enjoy beautiful
snorkeling and a pristine white sand beach surrounded by exotic vegetation.
Includes snorkeling equipment, cold drinks and fruit, 4 hours, 4 people
Prices are for the trip and for the trip including a BBQ
Tortuga Island Tour Pictures
2. Curu Private Biological Park
A guided visit through a beautiful biological reserve, where you will see
the tropical dried forest and the mangrove ecosystem. The highlight of this
will be the howler, white faced and spider monkeys, that you will see and
many types of
Perfect for birdwatchers and nature lovers!
Entrance fee to the park is not included.
Included are cold drinks and fruit, 4 hours, 4 people minimum.
Tour by car or by boat.
3. Montezuma Waterfall & Village
Enjoy an exhilarating hike and a refreshing dip in the Montezuma waterfall.
Visit the colorful
bohemian village of Montezuma where you will have time to do some souvenir
shopping, in the unique little shops and along the sides streets, where
colorful vendors sell their crafts.
Include cold drinks and fruit, 4 hours, 4 people minimum.
Tour by car or by boat
Combination of the above tours:
1 and 2 (Include BBQ, cold drinks and fruit, 6 hours, 4 people minimum)
1 and 3 (Include BBQ, cold drinks and fruit, 6 hours, 4 people minimum)
2 and 3 (Include BBQ, cold drinks and fruit, 6 hours, 4 people minimum)
1, 2 and 3 (Full day, include BBQ, cold drinks and fruit, 4 people minimum )
Note: Park Entrance fees are not included in the price of the tours.
Nicoya Gulf Islands Tour
Tour to visit the beautiful islands of the gulf of Nicoya. You will be told
the legend of San
Lucas Island and its great history as one of the most terrible prisons in
Costa Rica. We'll also visit: Guayabo, Jesusitas, Cedros, Negritos, Iguanas,
Pan de Azúcar islands and finally we'll have lunch on the exotic island of
Tortuga. You will be able to snorkel in clear water off shore.
Include BBQ, cold drinks and fruit, 8 hours, 4 people minimum.
Canopy Tour in Montezuma
Zip through the tree tops at high speed, a once in lifetime experience!
After zipping between 11 platforms through the Montezuma's forest a
refreshing waterfall awaits. This adrenaline-packed thrill ride ends with an
exploration of Montezuma's charming streets, where you'll be able to buy
souvenirs and handcrafts.
Include cold drinks and fruit, 5 hours, 4 people minimum.
Tour by car or by boat.
Pictures of the Montezuma Canopy Tour & Village
Cabo Blanco National Park Tour
Marvel at the great variety of flora and fauna! This pristine, national
reserve with its amazing landscape, is perfect for nature lovers. The park
closes early, so this tour should be planned early in the day.
Note: Fee for park entrance is not included.
Include cold drinks, 4 hours, 4 people minimum.
Tour by car
Mal Pais & Playa Manzanillo Beaches Sunset Excursion
You will be taken to the breathtakingly beautiful beach of Mal Pais and
enjoy the world famous
waves of Santa Teresa. At the end of a wonderful day, you will be treated
to an unforgettable sunset.
Include cold drinks, 5 hours, 4 people minimum.
Tour by car
Skid through muddy jungle trails and splash across rivers. A day of
adventure and pure adrenaline! Make a stop halfway, to cool off with a dip
in a pristine waterfall.
Include cold drinks.
2 hours or 4 hours
8 hours with lunch included
1 day with lunch included
ATV Tour Pictures
Half hour or 1 hour rentals available
Horseback Riding Tours
1 hour: Tour on the beach
2 hours: Tour on the beach and we visit a look out point with ocean view
3 hours: Tour to Tambor town, dock of Tambor and the Jesus Christ tree
4 hours: Tour on the beach, Tambor town, Panica town and finally we'll take
a break, and go swimming in the Panica waterfall
Click for Horseback Riding Photos
Coastal Sport Fishing
The waters surrounding the Nicoya peninsula offer World-class fishing, what
are you waiting for? Coastal or deep sea, are both very good options to
catch the fish of your dreams!
Includes, fishing equipment, cold drinks and fruit, 4 hours, 4 people
Click for Fishing Pictures
Coastal Sport Fishing and Snorkeling in Tortuga Island
Enjoy a half day of fishing then experience a scenic trip down the coast to
Tortuga Island, where you will visit its famous beach. Snorkel from our
boats in the clear waters offshore. Enjoy many colorful tropical fish and the
exotic marine life. We will have lunch and relax on this tropical island.
Includes, fishing equipment, BBQ, cold drinks and fruit, 7 hours, 4 people
Deep Sea Fishing
Full day deep sea fishing: Rooster fish, sailfish and marlin. We offer you
fully equipped boats and a professional crew.
Include lunch, cold drinks and fruit.