daily flights to tambor, costa rica
Real time travel
driving: 4 hours (distance: 220 kilometers) / flying: 35 minutes
|san jose to tambor
|tambor to san jose
Flight schedules subject to change.
hotel + flight vacation packages to tambor
Nature Vacations offers vacation packages
to multiple locations, including Tambor. Packages range from 2 to 4 nights with round trip airfare departing from San Jose, Costa Rica.
reasons to visit tambor area
Tambor is a very small fishing village and a gateway to the legendary beaches and breaks of Malpais, Montezuma, Santa Teresa, Playa Cocalito, the Cabo Blanco and Curu Nature Reserves. The Nicoya peninsula's southern tip is rich in biodiversity and marine habitats .Its mangroves, rainforest and lagoons are home to over 150 species of birds, howler and white face monkeys. The surrounding serene beaches are dotted with intimate inns, seaside restaurants and hotels.
The area offers some of the finest beaches, beach rental villas and marine habitats in Costa Rica. From Tambor airport you can reach the funky town Montezuma on the tip of the Nicoya Peninsula, a place where health food cafes, trendy clothing shops and traditional Costa Rican cafes and bars are all lined up along the towns 2 block main street.
Further west, you come to the twin sister towns of Malpais and Santa Theresa. Once only frequented by die hard surfers coming for the consistent beach break that can hold big swells from all directions, this area is now a favorite for high end luxury tourists and Hollywood celebrities. Malpais is the more laid back and sophisticated of the two villages, its beaches are more secluded and with less surf. Santa Theresa to the north is a frequented by a younger crowd looking for waves and fun.
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Transportation is difficult in this area, just getting to Tambor requires a 2 hour ferry ride from the mainland that while interesting can be frustrating as the service is intermittent and sometimes with long waits and lines to get cars and people on the boat.
Nature Air flies to 17 private airports throughout the country and Panama. A handfull of these airports require passengers to pay an arrival and departure fee. To best prepare yourself for the trip, remember to have the following sum ready in colones or dollars when arriving to and departing from the airport: Tambor $2.25.
From Tambor airport to Tambor: 4,4 kms, 3 minutes.
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