Tambor Airport is a small airport located at the tip of the Nicoya Peninsula of Costa Rica, an area known for its long life expectancies in a country already one of the happiest and healthiest in Latin America. Just outside the airport are the beautiful Tambor Beaches and a host of small inns and restaurants for travelers interested in a beach vacation off the beaten path.
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Best time to book a flight to Tambor Airport
Springs and summers tend to be popular times to visit this area, being warm, dry and with less chance of adverse weather events than the late summer and early fall. It’s also a perfect time to catch some rays out on the renowned beaches of Tambor.
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Airlines that fly to Tambor Airport
Tambor is a premier destination worldwide for beach aficionados and outdoor enthusiasts thanks to its beautiful beaches and surrounding tropical flora and fauna. Because of its secluded nature, you can only get to Tambor by way of a connecting flight out of Tobías Bolaños International Airport which is located in San José, the capital of Costa Rica. The two airlines that offer these flights are Sansa Airlines and Nature Air.
What to expect when arriving at Tambor Airport
There are a number of inns and hotels in the area that run shuttles to and from the airport. You can also rent a car on the grounds.
Facilities at Tambor Airport
Tambor Airport is quite small with only one runway. There is a breathtaking view of the sea as plane come in to land. Upon disembarking, travelers are immediately confronted with the scenic rainforest that surrounds the airport and the rest of Tambor. Bird calls and flowers are everywhere as this is one of the most biodiverse areas on the planet.
What to see and do in Tambor
Tambor is a small village where you can experience big adventures. There are several wildlife refuges nearby where you can tour to see animals residing in an unspoiled wilderness. The area is known for its excellent surfing conditions; break out a board to ride the waves, or relax on the beach to watch and marvel at the large waves that roll in. Shop and dine in the nearby village in close proximity to the rich and famous who are increasingly choosing Tambor for their vacation destination.
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