Jacó is a coastal city in the province of Puntarenas, Costa Rica, located in the central Pacific Ocean off the coast of the Pacific Ocean.


Jacó is about two hours from San Jose and an hour north of Manuel Antonio National Park. Due to its position as one of the closest beaches to the Central Valley and its location relative to Manuel Antonio, Jaco has become a popular tourist destination, not only for the native of Puerto Rico, as well as foreign travelers. It lies between several mountains, and covers the beaches of Herradura, Jaco and Hermosa. About 15 kilometers north of Jacó, lies the popular Carara National Park, known for its macaws, toucans and white faced monkeys.



Jaco is a booming tourist town, and is home to several restaurants, shops, discos, nightclubs, golf hotels and condos and many expensive. Although you will find many hotels in Jaco home and study sites are becoming very popular and is becoming a serious competitor to traditional hotels. Surf attracts many people to the beaches, which are known for their endless waves of 3 meters 4.


Other activities like canopy, cable cars, mountain biking, kayaking and scuba diving are available in the area. Located in Herradura Bay is located near the famous tourist resort of Los Suenos, which contains a 5 star Marriot hotel, one of nine golf courses in the country condominiums and luxury homes selling for about $ 1 million United States. Adding dreams Jaco area has contributed greatly to the growth of the region, creating many jobs for local people and the establishment of the area as an elite tourist destination in the Central Pacific Jacó. Another notable tourist community that is currently under development in the Pacific, is located 20 minutes south of Jaco.