Blue Dolphin Sunset Sailing
Tour and Activity Description
Blue Dolphin Sailing — Playa Tamarindo, Costa Rica
A trip to Tamarindo is not complete without a day spent on the ocean, and there is no better way to enjoy the beauty and wonder of the Costa Rican sea than aboard the Blue Dolphin. Whether you’re traveling solo, with family and friends or as part of a large group, the Blue Dolphin crew will make you feel welcome, so come aboard, relax and enjoy the ride.
The signature Blue Dolphin experience departs daily from Tamarindo. The tour allows time for a little of everything. You will be able to enjoy the exhilarating performance of a catamaran, lounge in the sun, use our kayaks, and swim in the warm tropical water while spotting dolphin, rays and reef fish. Our friendly, professional crew will ensure your comfort and safety during this spectacular journey along the Guanacaste Costa Rica coast, a trip you’ll be sure to remember.
Don’t worry if you’re not staying in Tamarindo you can still enjoy our tour as well be glad to assist you in arranging transportation from the Westin Conchal and JW Marriott, just let us know in advance.
Afternoon Sailing Tours – 1:00 – Sunset (5:30 – 6:00PM)
This is the ultimate way to spend your vacation in Costa Rica: sailing, swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, whale and dolphin watching, dancing, and plenty of drinks. This is the Best of Costa Rica; be sure to include Blue Dolphin Sailing on your Costa Rica trip.
Check-in for this sailing tour is 12:45 PM. Upon arriving on the Blue Dolphin our courteous staff will have our fresh made chips & famous salsa awaiting you with cold drinks to quickly follow as soon as we leave our mooring. Our staff is eager for you to relax and enjoy yourself as they will look after your needs and work to keep your thirst at bay while sailing north along the picturesque Guanacaste coast. The crew will be around with fresh fruits about 30 minutes into your sailing tour and after about an hour we head to a bay for the water activities.
Once we reach the bay of the captain’s choosing the crew will provide snorkel equipment and lead the group snorkeling, you can also kayak, swim, float with a noodle and cold beer, or relax on the boat and enjoy some music and a cold beverage.
Around 3:30 PM, after you’re water logged, the crew will call everyone back to the boat for a taste or our fresh food and more cold refreshments.
After your snack it’s Happy Hour, so let the crew make you our signature typical cocktail, The Blue Dolphin or a Rum Punch, enjoy a frosty beer, cold white wine or have the crew prepare a mixed drink with rum, vodka, or guaro (a clear Costa Rican sugar cane liquor).
As we head back to Tamarindo around 4 PM have a little more liquid courage and join the group on the dance floor for some dancing to Latin and American pop music. Grab one of our crew if you would like some salsa or meringue lessons or to make sure you don’t lose your balance.
As you near Tamarindo make sure you have your camera ready to capture a memorable Tamarindo sunset. You’ll depart the boat just after sunset to arrive at Playa Tamarindo between 5:30 – 6 PM, depending on the time of year.
The Tours Include:
Snorkel gear and instructions;
Use of kayaks and fishing poles for trolling;
Appetizers including chicken fajitas, arroz con pollo (a typical Costa Rican dish of rice with chicken), salad, incredible chips & salsa, fresh fruit plate, vegetables & dip and banana cake;
Open bar with juices, sodas, beer, white rum, guaro (a clear Costa Rican liquor), vodka and bottled water;