TAMBOR The laidback town of Tambor is located on the south end of the Nicoya Peninsula, in the Puntarenas Province. Tambor has a lovely, long, white sandy beach. It is ideal for swimming, kayaking and diving. Situated amidst the lush green hills, this town is quite well developed and has its own airport, which is the only local airport in the southern region of the Nicoya Peninsula.
MONTEZUMA Montezuma is located near the southern tip of the Nicoya Peninsula, 41km southwest of Paquera and 8km south of the town of Cóbano. Most services are in Cóbano. This tiny beach haven features a mainly foreign community, with a lot of European and North American influences. It’s a long-time favorite of backpackers and eco-tourists who come for the beaches, rivers and scenic waterfalls that surround the quaint village. Nearby is the nature reserve of Cabo Blanco. The town center of Montezuma consists almost entirely of accommodations, restaurants, and souvenir shops. Montezuma caters to the young and the surf-oriented crowd, that make up the bulk of its visitors. Montezuma offers a good variety of nice and inexpensive rooms.
Malpais lies at the southeastern tip of the
Nicoya Peninsula, in the Puntarenas Province. Extending some six kilometers
east to west, Malpais is a great place to kickback, relax and surf some
great waves. Be sure to check out some of the fabulous vacation
packages that we have assembled to visit this exotic surf region. Because
Malpais lies at the tip of the Nicoya peninsula, the surf is always rippin'.