Explore Mal Pais, Santa Teresa & Montezuma

Add A FUN Experience TO YOur Vacation WIth Private Guided LOCAL Tours.

Meet Mincho, born and raised in Mal Pais, Costa Rica. A great person, excellent surfer and a very knowledgeable private guide.

If you’re the outdoor type, enjoy adventure travel and tropical vacation destinations you are about to fall in love with Mal Pais and Santa Teresa. In fact there is so much to do and see that we put together some fun family friendly activities you can experience during your vacation.


We organize local tours AND PUT TOGETHER fun ITINERARIES to our guests. Ask us about special group rates and FAMILY tour packages.


One of the nicest things about visiting Mal Pais and Santa Teresa is that it's a great beach vacation destination for families traveling with kids and couples as well. We have been working since day one with the best local tour operator (Costa Rican Tropical Tours) to ensure our guests have a a truly amazing time and a memorable experience.

All tours are offered with local guides, which have years of experience taking guests from all over the world to some of the most beautiful parts of the Nicoya Peninsula.

A snorkeling tour off the coast of Mal Pais and Santa Teresa. A great way to spend the day with family and friends.

A great video showing how much fun the ride from Mal Pais to the  Montezuma Waterfalls is on ATVs. A super fun tour!


Mal Pais, Costa Rica is a great sport fishing destination, with an abundance of fish year round. At Pacific Azure we have the added convenience to be close to the Mal Pais fishery,

Mal Pais Sport Fishing Tour
Both inshore and deep sea fishing tours.
Can accommodate big groups of up to 12 and more!

A great way to spend the day with family and friends.

Three Tiered Montezuma Waterall Hike & ATV Tour
A super fun local experience!
ATVs delivered to your door step.

The great thing about snorkeling is that it's just good old simple fun. No hassle of heavy or sophisticated gear both adults and kids can enjoy it. Add to it crystal clear warm waters and you got yourself a great time. Besides the fact that Costa Rica's marine biodiversity is pretty impressive.

Mal Pais & Santa Taresa Snorkeling Tour
Warm, crystal clear water and a vibrant marine life.
We can accommodate small and large groups.

Feel the juice of an all terrain 4x4 brand new Honda ATV, as you explore the back roads of the Nicoya Peninsula. A 4-5 hour fun adrenalin packed experience!

Off-Road Mal Pais ATV Tour
Explore the back roads of Mal Pais!
Stop along the way for an ice cold beverage : )

The Cabo Blanco Absolute Reserve is one of Costa Rica's most beautiful national parks. Discover the diverse flora and fauna during your stay at Pacific Azure with one of our guided tours.

Cabo Blanco, Costa Rica Nature Hikes
Hike through Costa Rica's oldest national park (since 1963).
A nature lovers dream!

The Canopy del Pacifico, Zip Line tour is a spectacular 2 hour fun, adrenaline filled jungle tour over the tree tops of the Mal Pais jungle. It consists of 11 platforms which are between 5 - 30 meters in height. The 300 meter long shot over a canyon will leave you with an experience for the memory banks.

Mal Pais Zip Line / Canopy Tour
This a great family activity!
Zipline like a boss with an ocean view!

Tortuga Island is beautiful, sandy beaches and warm water. Enjoy the relaxing boat ride and once on the island go snorkelling, swimming or find a shady spot and kick back in a hammock... it's paradise.

Isla Tortuga Private Boat Trip
An all inclusive full day activity.
Lunch served on the island.

Couples and families with kids can either enjoy horseback riding sunset tours or more extended day guided tours through the back roads and mountainside of Manzanillo, with amazing 360 ocean views.

Beachside Horseback Riding Tours
One of the nicest ways to explore our beautiful coastline
Kid friendly tour!

It's one thing seeing pictures, but it's a whole different ball of wax experiencing the rare sight of a whale breach along side it's dolphin companions. A moment that gets priority in life's memory bank, for sure!

Whale Watching Tour
An extraordinary open ocean experience.
Breathtaking views of the Mal Pais and Santa Teresa coastline.

Make: Mako
Length: 26 ft
Motor Power: Twin Yamaha 115
Capacity: 4 Passengers ( excluding crew )

Mal Pais, Santa Teresa Deep Sea Fishing Tours
Half day or full day offshore tours.
Rods, reels, live bait, tackle & lures included!