Ziplines, horseback riding, and birdwatching are available within minutes of Mal Pais. But what really sets this destination apart is it’s top-notch, thrill-seeking 80 kilometers of mountain biking, hiking trails and popular triathlons.
Journey through the treetops in this spectacular canopy tour located just minutes down the road from your Casa Chameleon hotel. The tour takes place on a farm with more than 200 different tree species, and it is located at the entrance of the Cabo Blanco Absolute Nature Reserve.
All Terrain Vehicles (ATVs), also called “quads,” are the preferred method of transport among Mal País locals, and are the best for exploring the area. We recommended renting one during your visit.
Surf, paddle, swim and dive right from the Mal Pais oceanfront. In addition to enjoying nightly ocean sunsets from your villa, explore the ocean’s surface and depths by day.
Mal País is home to some of the best surfing swells in the world. Bring your own board or rent one from a local surf shop ($10 to $12 per day). Whether you’re new to the sport or just looking for some local insight, lessons are available from an experienced instructor for all levels.
Wet a line with a local guide who will take you to some of the best fishing spots in the area. The waters around Mal País are home to a wide variety of fish species. Guests often find themselves reeling in sailfish, tuna, dorado and mahi mahi. Boats depart from the charming fishing port in Mal País.
Mal País is blessed with pristine ocean coastline, so what better way to explore the coast than by diving Snorkelers and SCUBA divers can see everything the area has to offer, with full equipment rentals available for a modest fee.