Santa Teresa is a resort town in the west of the Central American state of Costa Rica.
The little surf town is located approximately 150 km (93 mi) west of the capital San José.
Since the 1990s it has developed from a small fishing village into a constantly growing holiday resort. Santa Teresa’s Playa Carmen beach and that of the neighboring town of Mal País are particularly popular among surfers due to the high waves and constant wind.
Access : Coordinates: 9.65, -85.166667 /
- Surf in Santa Teresa : There are many resorts where tourists can stay and enjoy beautiful beaches and surfing. This is one of the best surfing locations in the world.
- Forbes Magazine voted the beaches of Santa Teresa and neighboring Malpais as “One of the ten most beautiful in the world.”
- The Beaches of Santa Teresa : Playa Santa Teresa , Playa Carmen , Santa Teresa North , Playa Hermosa.
Go next : Cobano / Montezuma / Malpais , a village in Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica , which is popular among surfers and adventure travelers around the world.