Located in Guanacaste, Costa Rica, Punta Islita East is an alright beach break that offers up some fun waves for all levels of surfer. The waves here are easy to surf and break for up to 100 meters over a boulder and sand bottom.
What are the best surf conditions for Punta Islita East?
Gets good between chest-high and overhead. We recommend riding a longboard if smaller and a shortboard as the size picks up. This break is suitable for all levels of surfers. The surf here is consistent (7/10) and will get busy at peak times (5/10). The best winds are from the Northeast. The best swells are from the Southwest. Works on a mid to high tide best.
We recommend wearing board shorts or a bikini year round as water temperatures range between 29 and 27. See the temperature chart below for more data on this.