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Surfing in playa del coco?

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Surfing in playa del coco?

I will be in playas del coco the first and second weeks of february. I know there are plenty of surf spots in the general region. But are there local surf spots within playas del coco. Or will I have to travel to playa hermosa, tamarindo, playa negra , etc. Also is there a surf shop in town and do they do weekly rentals?

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1. Re: Surfing in playa del coco?

Surfing in Playas del Coco is really for beginners - there's not a lot of big waves. You can take a boat trip to Witch's Rock for world-class surfing or head for one of the other excellent beaches -- Playa Negra or Playa Avellenas, south of Tamarindo. Both of these beaches have been featured in surfing movies.

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2. Re: Surfing in playa del coco?

No surfing at Cocos...beach

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3. Re: Surfing in playa del coco?

The closest surfing beaches reachable by road would be Playas Grande,Tamarindo,or Avellanas, or those a bit further south as mentioned by Hattie.

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