Below is your guide to the Tamarindo surf spots. There are a lot of waves in Costa Rica, but like everywhere they are not created equal and we have different point breaks, beach breaks and reef breaks. Check the map and legend below to find the surf spot best suited for your surf level and to understand when best to ride the waves.

As you will see Tamarindo has a lot to offer for beginner, intermediate, advanced or expert surfers alike.

Tamarindo Surf Spots Map

Surf Level

★ beginner - ★★ intermediate - ★★★ advanced - ★★★+ expert



Tamarindo Weather Forecast

This forecast is a forecast, which means it isn’t 100% accurate. In general, the forecast tends to be a little on the pessimistic side, especially during the rainy season, so don’t let it put you off.