Experiences at Punta Islita

Experiences

Reignite your spirit’s adventure spark with exciting activities designed to immerse you in the beating heart of Costa Rica.

Scarlet Macaw Venture

Our profound commitment to the Macaw Recovery Network has brought the Scarlet Macaw back to the Islita region. Once nearly extinct, these bright creatures now streak our skies with color.

Scarlet Macaw in Flight

Mangrove Kayak

Adjacent to a secluded beach, the mangrove setting entices paddlers with a maze of densely vegetated water channels.

Hotel Punta Islita River Kayaking Ora River
On-Site Outlets
Nanku Wellbeing Center – Flagship Palapa Treatment Room

Nanku Wellbeing Center

Surrounded by lush tropical gardens, our Punta Islita Resort and spa is home to warm colors, charming décor and soft lighting to create a soothing ambiance. Our wellness treatments showcase natural ingredients and ancient Chorotega healing wisdom.

Exterior

Exercise Room

Swimming

Infinity Edge Pool (minimum age: 16)

Mon-Sun: 7:00 AM-7:00 PM

Outdoor

Towels provided

Los Cocos Beach Pool (all ages)

Mon-Sun: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

Outdoor

Towels provided

Whirlpool

Adjacent to the Infinity Pool

Towels provided at whirlpool

Punta Islita Hikes

Nature Walks

Greet the day on an energizing hike through Islita’s private trails and surroundings and set the stage for lively rest of the day.

Islita Hike

Hike up to our secret scenic viewpoint and watch as the sunset´s perfect hues of pink and orange cover the Guanacaste skyline.

Monkey Hike

Embark on an exciting expedition to see the raucous monkeys in the region´s nearby communities. Explore the scenic route on a 4X4 troop vehicle and enjoy watching these little creatures´ fun antics in the wild.

Birding Hike

Start the day on a leisurely walk through our trails to spot and photograph the rich variety of beautiful tropical species—a birdwatcher's paradise.

Horseback Riding

Follow the trails flanked by tropical forests, mountains, and beachfront oasis as the beauty of Costa Rican shines through.

Dusk Hike

As the day ends, a new world comes alive; the nocturnal wildlife wakes up. Our expert guides will help you spot the region´s creatures and tell you all about the distinct species of the night.

Nearby Things To Do

Horseback Riding

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Mangrove Kayak

Ora River

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Monkey Quest

Islita vicinity

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Birding Hike

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Canopy Zip Line

Hotel Punta Islita Canyon

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Surf Lessons

Islita Beach

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Islita Surf School

Authentic Costa Rica

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As part of our Authentic Costa Rica program, children and teens can participate in special activities that connect them to our location. These include soccer pick-up games with local children and art projects with local community artists.

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