Dreaming of a Costa Rica Getaway? Visit Nicuesa Lodge in December for an unforgettable December! Nestled along Costa Rica's pristine Golfo Dulce, Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge invites travelers to intimately connect with nature. The December season offers ideal weather and opportunities to experience the best of this region's ecology, adventure, cuisine, wellness, and charm. Here are 5 reasons to visit Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge this December.
1. Cool and Comfortable Temperatures
December falls during Costa Rica's "little summer," bringing mostly dry weather and average highs around 85°F on the shores of Golfo Dulce. The cooler climate makes December a comfortable time to enjoy Nicuesa's private beach and explore trails through the rainforest. Pack light clothing, as well as a light jacket for brisk evenings sipping cocktails atop the Sunset Deck. December invites you to spend long days outdoors immersed in natural beauty.
2. Vibrant Wildlife Viewing
The transitional period between wet and dry seasons makes December a prime month for wildlife viewing around Nicuesa. Migratory birds like tanagers and hummingbirds flock to the forest. Dolphins swim alongside boats on their way to track fish runs. With all the fruits and flowers in bloom, monkeys, sloths, and exotic reptiles are out in full force. Get close-up views of creatures on Nicuesa's paths and waterfall. Sign up for guided hikes or paddle boarding adventures to maximize wildlife spottings.
3. Bountiful Seafood Straight from the Source
December is lobster season on the Pacific Coast, and Golfo Dulce teems with a fresh catch like mahi mahi, red snapper, and jumbo shrimp. Nicuesa's private 85-foot beach and serene bay location allow bringing in seafood daily, served with creative flair at the lodge's family-style meals. December visitors can look forward to savoring beachfront feasts, tapping into Golfo Dulce's impressive biodiversity. Schedule a private beach dinner or salsa dancing class for an authentically Costa Rican experience.
4. Holistic Wellness Offerings
Relaxation comes easily surrounded by Nicuesa's serenity and natural beauty. Take time for yoga sessions on the wood platform overlooking the rainforest and the beach or receive rejuvenating massages at the "Jungle Spa". The lodge's nutritionist incorporates local, organic ingredients into refreshing smoothies and juices. Spend cozy evenings in a hammock listening to the soothing sounds of wildlife. December's temperate weather and lack of crowds create ideal conditions for focusing on inner peace.
5. Quality Time with Loved Ones
December provides the perfect setting at Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge to enjoy quality time with loved ones and create meaningful memories. Share awe-inspiring wildlife encounters, swap stories over farm-to-table meals, and bond while exploring trails and waterfalls. Multi-generational families appreciate the wide selection of adventures suitable for all ages and activity levels. Couples relish these weeks of privacy and romance. However, if you choose to experience Nicuesa's treasures, December offers a time of togetherness.
With comfortable weather, abundant wildlife, culinary delights, wellness activities, and opportunities for quality time, December shines at Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge. The landscape blooms, the ocean teems with life, and the lodge brims with joyful spirit. Discover for yourself why December offers an ideal escape to reconnect with Golfo Dulce's gifts.