San Josecito, Costa Rica

San Josecito is a beautiful beach located on Drake Bay’s coast, on the west of Osa Peninsula, in southern Puntarenas province, Costa Rica. It is a secluded area with plenty of swimming, snorkeling and scuba diving opportunities.

Playa San Josecito has a superb coral cove that is safe for snorkeling and offers tourists some lovely underwater excursions. Visitors can rent a kayak from here and paddle up and down Costa Rica’s glorious Pacific Coast. Horseback rides or hiking into Corcovado National Park can also be arranged.

Things to See and Do

* Snorkeling
* Kayaking
* Swimming
* Hiking
* Horse riding

General information

Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency - Costa Rican colón (CRC)
Language – Spanish
Population – 367,000 approx (Puntarenas Province)
Land Area - 11,266 km2 (Puntarenas Province)
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time - GMT minus six hours
International Country Telephone Code – +506

Port Location – There is a port located at Drake Bay.

Travel Links – To get to Playa San Josecito, one has to catch a domestic flight to Palomar Sur from San Jose’s Juan Santamaria International Airport and then take a taxi to Sierpe then take a taxi boat to Playa San Josecito.

Another option is to take a boat trip from Dominical or Drake Bay to Playa San Josecito.

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