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  • Available every day
  • Prices from 1-30 days

Bike, Golf Cart & ATV Rentals

Beach bike, Golf Cart and ATV rentals in Samara. Discounts available for long term. • 420cc Quads • Electric Golf Carts  Beach Cruisers and Mountain Bikes • Maps, Helmets, locks and insurance available

  • Daily 8am
  • Min. 2 people
  • $50/person

Coffee Tour

The coffee plantation of Cafetal Santa Rosa way up high in the Zaragoza mountains is 1 hour from Samara on rugged back roads. This tour will demonstrate the coffee growing, picking and roasting process. Taste tests and beans or grounds are available for purchase. 

  • 3pm
  • Other times are available
  • $80/1 person
  • $50/2 people
  • $45/3-5 people
  • Ask about groups 6-10
  • Prepayment required in our office
  • Dinner
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted

Tropical Cooking Class

Learn to cook typical Costa Rican with a healthy twist just 5 minutes outside of Samara in a lush landscaped garden, you will get lots of hands on experience preparing breakfast, lunch and dinner dishes. Groups are no larger then 5 to keep it personal. Groups for 6-10 can experience the out door Bonfire Cooking Session.

  • Daily between 8am and 3pm
  • $30-$120 depending on tour length

Horse Tours in the Mountains, Jungles and Beach

Available are horses for beginners and advanced riders, this is the perfect tour to see Costa Rica at its natural best.

Professional and experienced guides offer several tour options. • From Samara to Playa Buena Vista: 2 hrs • From Samara to Playa Barrigona: 3 hrs • From Samara to Playa Barco Quebrado: 3 hrs • Sunset tours • 2-3 hour tours in Carrillo from the beach into the mountains.

Personalized tour available from 3 hours to 7 days available.  Ask for more information.

*** We only recommend tour companies that take good care of and respect their horses. ***

Healthy and happy horses rule!

  • Daily 4pm tour
  • Adults $20
  • Children $10 (under 4 free)
  • Group rates for 6 or more
  • Reservations required

Macaw Breeding and Release Tour

Scarlet Macaws are being breed for release just 20 minutes South of Carrillo. This educational tour is daily at 4pm (transportation not included) and perfect for all ages. Learn about the conservation program and see these beauitful birds in the wild. Support and visit this amazing cause.

  • Every day
  • 7am & 3pm
  • By appointment
  • $40/Adults
  • $30/Children under 12

Guided Nature Hike

The Guided  Nature Hike in Samara is in a private biological reserve that has been here for 28 years. Your hike will start on an old cattle farm just 8 minutes from downtown Samara, continue through a mango plantation before entering the Dry Tropical Forest. Here you will learn about the native plants and animals, as well as the rich and interesting history of the native peoples who inhabited the land long before the time of Columbus. Tour times are 7:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

  • Monday-Saturday
  • 8am, 9am, 12pm &1pm
  • $60/Adult
  • $45/Children under 12


Just minutes from Playa Samara you can climb to the tree tops, zip from platform to platform with sweeping views of the mountains and the beaches. Zip from tree to tree. See the amazing wildlife from a unique perspective. The tour guides are great, safe and fun. Tour times: 8am, 9am, 12pm and 1pm and last approximatly 3 hours.

  • Everyday and some evenings
  • By appointment
  • 60 min. $30-$98 depending on therapist


All styles of massages available from Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue, Therapeutic & Sports Injury; on the beach, in a studio on the beach, in your room or at a studio in town. Couple packages available. You are on holidays and you deserve it! Treat yourself to a massage today!.

  • Every day
  • From Sunrise to Sunset
  • 2 hours $60
  • 3.5 hours $85
  • 5 hours $100-$120
  • 7 hours $160
  • *prices are 1 person - 1 quad

ATV Tours

ATV tours in the Samara and Carrillo area offers amazing guided tours that are slow paced and controlled for everyones safety. What better wat to see the beauty and nature up close then on a ATV. The experianced guides will point out the animal life and points of interest. Tours you can chose from are 2, 3.5 and 5 hours. Discover the beauty of the back roads, trails, rivers, mountains, beaches and waterfalls of Samara and surrounding areas.

  • Baby tour depends on hatching time
  • Nesting tours usually are in the evening
  • $45-$65/Adult depending on operator

Turtle Nesting Tour

A truly awe-inspiring experience. A private shuttle will pick you up at your hotel about 6:30 pm and take you to a nesting beach near Samara where you will be guided to watch turtles come ashore, dig nests, lay eggs and if you are lucky to see babies hatch from the last arrivals. If possible you may also visit the turtle reserve where you will see rescued turtles. Popular year-round this 3 1/2+ hour tour is something you will remember for a lifetime. *When it is a large arrival (Arribada) pick up times will be early morning or mid-afternoon.