Tamarindo Kayak Snorkel at Captain Island

Tamarindo Kayak Snorkel at Captain Island

Explore Captain Island in Tamarindo Bay by Kayak!

No previous experience required; we’ll provide a lesson if needed. After kayaking to the island, you’ll have the opportunity to go snorkeling and encounter octopuses, exotic fish, eels, and more!

Tour Highlights

  • Chance to see exotic marine life.
  • A fantastic way to explore the Tamarindo coastline.
  • Guided by a local bilingual expert.
  • Enjoy a great workout with one of the most beautiful views of Tamarindo.


Kayak Lesson

No need for a boat to go snorkeling; simply hop in a kayak and head to Captain Island! If you’re new to kayaking, we’ll provide a brief 20-minute lesson on how to use your kayak, whether it’s a single or double. Then, you’ll set off directly from the beach for a 30-40 minute paddle to Captain Island.

Snorkeling Adventure

Once you arrive, you’ll have the opportunity to snorkel for about 45 minutes. There are excellent chances to spot various fish, stingrays, octopuses, and vibrant coral reefs. Enjoy the underwater beauty!

Scenic Paddle Back

After snorkeling and taking in the bay’s views from the island, you’ll paddle back to the starting point. Along the way, you can relish a delicious snack to refuel.


Departure times may vary based on the tide.

What to Bring
  • Bathing suit
  • Sunscreen
  • Towel

Experience the thrill of kayaking and the wonders of underwater life during this Tamarindo adventure!

Tamarindo Kayak Snorkel at Captain Island

Location: Tamarindo 
2 hours

Price (taxes not included)
Semi-Private Lesson: $65/person USD