Honeymooning in Costa Rica is a breeze and there is no better way for you or your spouse to start wedded bliss than to explore the natural beauty and beaches of Costa Rica. Here, both of you get to enjoy the best of rugged adventure and the tranquility of the beaches.
This Central American tropical country has its fair share of majestic volcanoes and mountaintop views, as well as vast stretches of white sandy beaches. The country also has lush jungles along the coasts that are rife with exotic wildlife.
Just remember that in Costa Rica, the best time to go is from the months of December to April, which comprise the country’s dry season. If you happen to be honeymooning along the Caribbean coast, you can expect rain throughout your stay. The humidity and the temperature vary with the country’s diverse terrain. The temperature is milder in the capital, San Jose, while the temperature is higher along the lower lying coasts.
Below are some awesome honeymoon destinations that you or your new spouse may enjoy.
Romantic Manuel Antonio For a Beach Honeymoon
Manuel Antonio, which is located in Puntarenas province and along the central Pacific coast, is one of Costa Rica’s top honeymoon destinations for its amazing pristine white sand beaches, stunning sunsets, exquisite natural attractions, and warm blue waters. The neighboring Quepos town is also another sought-after destination because of the year-round warm pleasant temperature.
Manuel Antonio is also a surfer’s paradise and if you want to learn how to surf with your loved one, you will not miss any of the surfing tours and lessons you can easily book in most hotels. Manuel Antonio has a great variety of accommodation options including luxurious hotels, a backpackers hotels & hostels, boutique hotels, bed and breakfasts, resorts, and vacation rentals. One resort worth considering staying at for your honeymoon in Manuel Antonio is the luxurious Los Altos Resort & Spa which offers exclusive romantic honeymoon packages, spacious penthouse style ocean view suites, exclusive beach, in-house international restaurant, spa center and much more.
Papagayo Peninsula – Guanacaste
Papagayo Peninsula is less than an hour away from Liberia Airport. Nestled along the country’s northern Pacific Coast, the unique Central American hideaway is known for its top-notch scenery, untouched beaches, and tropical dry forests. You and your spouse can stay at the lovely Andaz Papagayo Resort, which boasts of a modern design interjected with local flare and artisan touches.
While staying at Papagayo Peninsula, you can unwind at any of the Andaz beaches. Here, you can enjoy various activities like snorkeling, paddle boards, and kayaking. You and your spouse are guaranteed a quiet and relaxing honeymoon as you can go to the Onda Spa and be pampered in an open-air spa pavilion.
Arenal Volcano – La Fortuna
A more dynamic honeymoon adventure can be enjoyed at the vicinity of the famous Arenal Volcano, which is an active volcano in Costa Rica’s northwest. You can book at the Arenal Nayara Hotel and Gardens and rest for a while before drinking in the majestic volcanic vicinity.
You can ride on an aerial tram and pass through a verdant rainforest canopy. You end at an observation platform and enjoy sweeping views of Tilaran Mountain Range, Lake Arenal, and the forest. For a rush of honeymoon adrenaline, both of you can enjoy a zip-line adventure and see a different view of Arenal Volcano. To end your Arenal adventure, you can bask in a Lake Arenal sunset cruise.
Puerto Jimenez – Osa Peninsula
If you and your spouse love the outdoors and want a honeymoon that involves a lot of hiking, look no further than a honeymoon at Puerto Jimenez, which is located in Osa Peninsula on the country’s south Pacific coast. You can stay at Lapa Rios Ecolodge, which is set on 1,000-acre private reserve. At the cliff-side Lapa Rios, you get to move around a lot with mild ‘hiking’ and considerable stair climbing.
While staying at Puerto Jimenez for your honeymoon, you should not miss activities like visiting the beach, exploring the rainforest trails, or relaxing by the swimming pool.
La Paz Waterfall
La Paz Waterfall in the country’s central region can give you one of the best rustic and natural honeymoon experiences. Here, you and your spouse can stay at Peace Lodge at La Paz Waterfall Gardens. Located on a private nature reserve’s grounds, the lodge showcases Costa Rica’s natural beauty and rustic past.
You can also head to La Paz rescued wildlife center, which houses more than 100 species. You and your spouse can also enjoy the majesty of the La Paz Waterfall.
A Memorable Honeymoon Experience
You can start your marriage on the right foot with an exhilarating, fun-filled, and romantic honeymoon in Costa Rica, which is home to a diverse landscape of lush forests, green valleys, and serene beaches. Contact your favorite travel agency now and book a memorable Costa Rica honeymoon experience.