Montezuma is a town full of adventures. Tours and activities around the area offer something for each type of traveler and the whole family. There are so many ways to see our beautiful area and explore the ocean, rivers, waterfalls, beaches and mountains of Montezuma. Read on below to learn about some of the most exciting activities offered in Montezuma.
Horseback riding was the original mode of transportation in Montezuma before the roads were developed. One of the most exciting horseback riding tours is along the beach and through the jungle to El Chorro waterfall on Playa Cocalito. As one of only 7 waterfalls in the world to fall into the ocean, the trip along the beach is made much more enjoyable on horseback.
Take a horseback ride along the beach or through the mountains to cover some of Costa Rica’s most beautiful landscapes.
What’s Cool: One of the beach horseback riding tours will take you to El Chorro, one of 7 waterfalls in the world that falls into the ocean.
Fly through the jungle canopy on a zip line! You’ll see the Costa Rican jungle from a whole new angle as you climb up the trees and ride through the zip line course.
What’s Cool: Hike through the jungle to each zip line and take a stop at the waterfalls to go for a swim and cool down.
Venture into the ocean and discovery the underwater world. There are beautiful fish, dolphins and turtles to explore.
What’s Cool: One of the best spots to explore is the sunken ship off of Tambor Bay!
A trip to Costa Rica is the perfect time to try something new. The waves in Montezuma are perfect for beginners or intermediate surfers who are looking to improve.
What’s Cool: The best surfing beach for lessons is a short walk through the jungle and along beaches of the Nicolas Wessberg reserve
Jump on a boat and head out to catch Mahi Mahi, Tuna, and Red Snapper to name a few. Either coastal or deep sea fishing available.
What’s Cool: Bring back what you’ve caught and Ylang Ylang Restaurant will cook it up for dinner for you!
Explore the mountains and beaches of Montezuma while mountain biking through the Nicoya Peninsula. The terrain in our area are perfect for mountain biking.
What’s Cool: You’ll find trails and views only accessible on mountain bike.
For some real excitement rent an ATV and explore the Nicoya Peninsula. You’ll be able to cover more ground and see many of the beautiful beaches that this area has to offer.
What’s Cool: Ask the rental company for some off-road trails to really get into the Costa Rica countryside!
Where to Stay
Ylang Ylang Beach Resort Long considered one of the most scenic resorts in Costa Rica, with beachfront rooms. For over 8 years we’ve received the Certificated of Excellence by TripAdvisor, and listed on leading travel publications including Fodor’s Choice.
Relax on our beach that is nestled between a rain forest teeming with exotic life. More adventurous travelers can explore the endless activities available including; surfing,scuba-diving, zip-lining, ATV, horseback riding and even trails through the jungle!