Bahía Culebra Bay, Costa Rica

Come and discover one of the most impressive natural monuments of Costa Rica, the beautiful Bahía Culebra

Bahía Culebra, Costa Rica
Bahía Culebra
© Gary J. Wood

Bahía Culebra (Culebra Bay), with its snake-like shape, attracts lots of international and national tourists. This natural area has turned into a biological model of Guanacaste due to the well preservation of its natural environment as well as the wide variety of species that inhabits this region.

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Bahía Culebra Bay, Guanacaste
Bahía Culebra, Guanacaste
© Gary J. Wood

The bay waters come from the north of the Pacific Ocean, where there are a great number of cliffs and rugged rocks that give a special charm to the area.

In Bahía Culebra, some of the most important beaches of the province are located. Some of them are Playa Nancite, Playa Nacascolo and Playa Iguanita Beaches. Near the last one it is placed Iguanita Wildlife Shelter and Manzanillo Beach. There, you can practice water sports and chill on the beach.

Some of the best hotels and restaurants are located in Culebra Bay; there, you can enjoy some fun and relaxing days.

One of Bahía Culebra main features is the excellent quality of its waters, that house a valuable natural ecosystem. Furthermore, it is a model for archaeologists, since there, certain pre-Columbian settlements have been discovered.

Some of Costa Rica’s most impressive and beautiful natural parks, like Santa Rosa and Guanacaste National Parks, are located nearby.

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