Dominical Valentine's Day, Romantic Dominical, Couples Tours
Costa Rica is always a perfect choice destination for romance and love, but this month we get to take it up a notch and celebrate El Dia Del Amor y La Amistad, or Valentine’s Day as many of you know it. In a country full of cascading waterfalls, sunsets and chocolate trees (yes it’s true) it’s hard not to fall under Cupid’s spell. For all those romantics lucky enough to be in beautiful Dominical during February, here are a few tips to make the most out of your Valentine’s Day in Costa Rica.

Dominical Valentine's Day, Romantic Dominical, Couples Tours

Heading out on a new and exciting adventure might not sound like your typical date-night, however there is nothing like feeling an adrenaline rush with the one you love!

Surfing at Sunset

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Learning and seeing new things together strengthens your bond while creating amazing memories you’ll cherish for years to come. Take your sweetheart for a sunset surf with Dominical Waverider and we’ll capture the magic on film so you can treasure the moment forever. There’s no better day for a heart pumping excursion!

Kayak Mangroves Tour

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For a more mellow escapade, kayak through the calm waters of the mangroves and look for love birds! February is bird mating season and Costa Rica is a birders paradise! Right now love birds are busy – Quetzals are building their nests and Macaws (who mate for life) are returning to Dominical. Grab your love bird and drift through the beautiful mangroves to make this year an extra special one. Check our friend at Pineapple Kayak Tours to enjoy this amazing experience!

Baby Turtles

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If you really want to make your date’s heart skip a beat, don’t forget the baby turtles! Bring a beach blanket, cuddle up and watch as these cute little go-getters give it all they’ve got to get into the sea. This experience is unlike anything you’ve seen before and will leave you full of appreciation for love and life!

Villa Alturas – Dining Overlooking the Whale’s Tail

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Traditional types looking to celebrate their love or friendship over amazing food, with spectacular views, look no further. You just can’t go wrong when you have an ocean view like this one! Villa Alturas Restaurant sits atop the lush rainforest canopy overlooking the Marina Ballena Whale’s Tail. Make your reservation ASAP because this is a popular spot – you may even want to arrive early and make use of the full bar with refreshing drinks and poolside service.

Mono Congo Cafe – Dinner on the River at Sunset

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For the perfect ending to a lazy beach day, head over to Mono Congo Cafe for a beautiful sunset on the river. You can catch live shows and acoustic music most weekends. Make sure you indulge in the Monkey Balls for dessert!

If you opt for the traditional route, you will also have no problem tracking down some delicious chocolate and one-of-a-kind jewelry right next door to Mono Congo! You can find a number of local artisans at the Dominical Ferria on Friday’s. Here you can choose from locally produced organic chocolates and beautiful, unique pieces of jewelry that will be an excellent reminder of the time and love shared at Playa Dominical.

Pura Vida!