Santa Teresa Beach
The small beach, Playa Santa Teresa is located south of the Nicoya Peninsula in Puntarenas province. This beach is known worldwide and throughout the country for its surfing. A secluded and private beach, Playa Santa Teresa is in the center of the Pacific Coast and only 150 km west of the capital San Jose.
Located north of the popular Playa Mal Pais, Playa Santa Teresa is a beautiful white sand beach / gray the fastest way to get to Playa Santa Teresa is to take a ferry from Paquera. It can also be reached by taking a domestic flight from the Juan Santa Maria International Airport to Tambor, is a flight of about 25 minutes.
Playa Santa Teresa is becoming a popular especially among international surfers as it is a beach for any level of surfing. Here the surf ranges from moderate to strong. The conditions are excellent for surfing all year round.