Tambor is located in the Bahia Ballena (Whale Bay) on the Central Eastern coast of the Peninsula de Nicoya in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Playa Tambor is a forested hills beach with gray sand and calmed waters, which makes it a perfect place to relax while in Costa Rica. To visit Playa Tambor you can rent a car and drive all the way to the Ferry to Paquera and from there, Tambor is only 30 minutes away. Another choice is to fly from San Jose and start enjoying this peacefulllocation in only 30 minutes. Near Playa Tambor, you can find beautiful spots such as Tortuga Island and the small and interesting fishing villa Pochote. In Tambor you enjoy splendid horseback riding by the shore, canopy, casinos and golf courses The lodging options are everything from budget cabin rentals to very elegant all inclusive resorts. This is a perfect location to sit back and enjoy the sun and the fresh marine breeze pampers you during your vacation. In the Tambor area you can also find one of the few Costa Rican serpentariums and a precious butterfly farm in the middle of the most wonderful tropical gardens. Tambor is such a impressive and outstanding area that it was even chosen to be the filming location of the popular TV show “Temptation Island” a few years ago.