Golfo de Papagayo

The Gulf of Papagayo is a large body of water off Guanacaste province and the northwestern coast of Costa Rica. Among the most popular destinations on the Gulf of Papagayo are Ocotal Beach, Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, and Playa Panama. The Papagayo peninsula is the most developed area in the gulf region.

Things to See and Do

* Beaches
* Sport fishing
* Outdoor activities
* Hiking

General information

Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency - Costa Rican colón (CRC)
Language – Spanish
Population – 300,000 (Guanacaste Province)
Land Area – 10,141 km² (Guanacaste Province)
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time - GMT minus six hours
International Country Telephone Code – +506

Travel Links – The coastal beach destinations are accessible from Liberia, the capital of Guanacaste Province. The Daniel Oduber International Airport is located 4 miles west from the city and across from the Hilton Garden Inn Liberia Airport hotel, following the road to Nicoya.

Information on this Web Site has been obtained from the Cruise Companies represented. However, the cruise industry is constantly changing and should be used as a guide only. We are unable to take responsibility for incorrect information and you must confirm all details at the time of booking.