According to Travel Channel, some of the top honeymoon locations are Mexico, Bali, Hawaii and the Virgin Islands with what seems to be a common theme: beautiful beaches.
Costa Rica definitely fits in that category and many honeymooners come here to celebrate their brand new spankin’ marriage, whether they’re looking for a relaxing or adventurous luna de miel.
Even if you and your significant other haven’t said “I do” yet or already have, Costa Rica is one of the top locations for couples to visit. With a plethora of exciting activities and enchanting places to see, there is no excuse not to have a fun filled packed itinerary for you and your loved one.
Come see 6 awesome activities for couples in Costa Rica for a bit of romance is a beautiful tropical country!
6 Activities for Couples in Costa Rica
Sunset Sailing Tours
Nothing says romance more than laying in each others arms underneath a brilliant night sky. Catamaran sailing tours are common and a must do activity for any beach vacation.
With open bar, the soft caress of the wind on your face and a glowing sun to stare at while cuddling your loved one, there’s no better way to feel absolute calm, peace and happiness in the embrace of your significant other. This is one of our favorite things to do together that makes for a romantic evening together.
Grab your S.O’s hand and dive deep in the water together! Whether you are scuba diving or snorkeling if you don’t have the certification, this is an exciting activity for couples.
Enjoy seeing various marine life in the beautiful waters of Costa Rica and relish in the excitement of seeing brightly colored tropical fish, manta rays and even sea turtles.
For experienced divers, you can head to some famous islands like the Catalinas or Coco’s for world class diving to see hammerhead sharks, sting rays and other wildlife of the bigger size. It’s an activity that will create many cherished memories that you can share together for years to come.
One of the best ways to appreciate the sounds of the Costa Rican rainforest is to wake up early and begin your yoga routine. If you and your significant other practice yoga or are interested in finding a way to stretch your body and mind in an harmonious environment, sign up for a yoga retreat in Costa Rica.
The zen atmosphere, tranquility of nature and healthy mindset will bring each other closer physically and mentally. Overcome and endure the strenuous poses together and then savor your successes as you wind down the day.
Many facilities will have open rooms where you can hold your pose and count to ten by the number of birds chirping outside or the howl of the monkeys.
Arenal is world known for having some of the most beautiful and relaxing hot springs. For the ultimate relaxation getaway, soak in the natural hot waters with your loved one and enjoy the refreshing feeling together. Take a minute to feel the power of the water on your shoulders and sink into the wonder of nature.
Afterwards, you’ll be feeling so fresh and soothed from the natural benefits of the thermal springs that you’ll be wanting nothing more than to have some snuggle time and a bottle of wine with your loved one.
For the thrill seeking couple, bungee jumping is high on the list of ways to get adrenaline rushes. There are several bungee jumps in Costa Rica, with the highest in Central America (143 meters) at Monteverde.
Hug your partner, bend your knees and sail off into the jungle below! This will be something to show off to your family and friends as you both jump off the rickety bridge at Colorado River or fly next to lazy sloths and tropical birds.
For some extra fun *sexy* time, book a spa day for the both of you. Many spas have couple or honeymoon packages so you can both delight in deep tissue massages of all kinds, such as chocolate, brown sugar and vanilla.
Scrub away and refresh your skin with exfoliating facials and natural products. Feel dizzy with wonderful aromas surrounding you and your loved you as you fall into a state of stupor, brought on by the exotic flower baths and glasses of wine.
Costa Rica is a country with activities for everybody: kids, families, solo travelers, backpackers, seniors and especially couples and honeymooners.
Don’t be afraid to show your love out in public, their culture doesn’t shut down PDA like some places. You’ll see couples of all ages holding hands, cuddling and being cutesy everywhere you go.
Doesn’t matter if you’ve been married for 10 years, 50 years or even one day. With endless things to do fit for every kind of vacation, couples will be able to fulfill their desire for a romantic and exotic trip and reignite their love for one another.
Don’t know where to go in Costa Rica with your loved one? Check our romantic destinations in Costa Rica post. Want more ideas of fun things to do? Here are the top ten adventure activities in Costa Rica, top things to do in La Fortuna/Arenal and top things to do in Uvita and Dominical.
Or check out our 50 things to do in Costa Rica post. I’m sure you’ll find one in there you like!
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