Papagayo Vacation Packages
Consider using Papagayo as a springboard for further explorations. This much-loved region is blessed with plenty of fascinating natural and man-made attractions. If you are keen to experience more of the region, head 19 miles (31 kilometers) to Potrero. Here you can check out the Penca Beach and Conchal Beach.
Approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the east of Papagayo is Liberia, an important regional city home to Santa Rosa National Park, Reserva Biologica Lomas Barbudal and Africa Mia. Liberia Parque Central, Church of La Ermita La Agonia and Parque Nacional Palo Verde are also good places to spend some time.
If the weather forecast makes you want to stay indoors, go to Costa Rica's nature museums.
If you like to take things easy when you are on holiday, Costa Rica has some good options for you, such as bird watching and sunbathing. Costa Rica is a great place to join up with a number of guided nature walks and wildlife spotting tours that are available.
Often, the most rewarding vacation moments are found in local eateries. Pork and also chicken are popular ingredients here. Casado and arroz con pollo (rice and chicken) are two regional treats to sample. Finish with tres leches (custard flan), a common dessert. The restaurants in Costa Rica almost always offer Bavaria, so be sure to try one if you love a good brew. Ron Centenario is a popular spirit in the region. Sample one of the more popular drinks such as fresco de frutas (fruit shake).
At the end of your vacation, say a fond Adiós (farewell) to the interesting characters you've met and the spots you've been.