Corcovado National Park, Puntarenas, Costa Rica

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Puntarenas, Costa Rica

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  • 3 mentions in Is Corcovado open in December?

    • Rocio A.

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      Rocio A. said, "...Hello Amit! Corcovado National Park is open during December. However, it starts out with lower prices and occupancy during the tail end of the rainy season but by Christmas the dry season has begun, every hotel room is sold out at special peak..." See More

    • Michael S.

      Michael S. said, "...forecasts to see whether it will be abnormally wet or dry. Second, if it is going to be wet, getting into Corcovado National Park is a bit tougher because flying becomes very limited. So there are some compelling reasons to think about locating..." See More

    • John W.

      John W. said, "...Going San Jose to Corcovado National Park consumes the better part of two days. If you don't have the time, you can not only fly Nature Air to Puerto Jimenez but also Drake Bay. At Drake bay, you would need to arrange for..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What city is the best place to stay in Costa Rica ?

    • Michelle W.

      Michelle W. said, "...Check out Corcovado National Park. No tourists because it is remote. The only way in is by boat. It was such an adventure just getting there. Hiking amazing! TONS of birds and monkeys. We stayed at Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge and LOVED..." See More

    • Eunice B.

      Eunice B. said, "...stay at Puerto Jimenez, a little fishing town and go whale and dolphin watching in Golfo Dulce. Its pretty near to Corcovado National Park, where you can find about 375 bird species, 124 mammal species, 61 fish species, 71 kind of reptiles..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Less-Touristy National Parks in Costa Rica

    • Ross S.

      Ross S. said, "...life long friends) this is a good place to use as a home base. The park you are looking for is Corcovado National Park But all of the osa past cabo matapalo is basically the park. We saw more wildlife from casa dos..." See More

    • henry o.

      henry o. said, "...Hi, since now welcome to our country, I´ll recommend you Corcovado National Park, or Tortuguero National Park Office, you don´t find any other places like that, because they are pure nature...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Where is the most remote beach you've ever gone to in the world?

    • Heidi R.

      Heidi R. said, "...quite a few that will fit the bill for both. I'm with Ross and Scott calling out the Osa Peninsula and Corcovado National Park for gorgeous and slightly tricky to get to - and the Jurassic Park reference is apt! You take one..." See More

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...Probably a tie between two for me. I definitely agree with Ross that the Osa Peninsula, and Corcovado National Park have very remote beaches. Whether you're a backpacker, or staying in a jungle lodge, there is little human activity down there. It is..." See More

  • 1 mention in Places to visit with three kids, ages 9-13

    • Michelle W.

      Michelle W. said, "...We absolutely loved Corcovado National Park. We stayed at Casa Corcovado Jungle Lodge. The area is a bit remote but SO worth it. You take a boat to your lodge! (the only way to get there) My kids LOVED the ride there,..." See More

  • 1 mention in What can't I miss?

    • Jacey & Scott M.

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      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...I don't know where you will be geographically in Costa Rica, but I adored my time south near Corcovado National Park. There is a really neat hotel/eco lodge called Aguila De Osa Inn. We had a lovely stay there and they can..." See More

  • 1 mention in Weirdest things to do and see in Central America?

    • Rocio A.

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      Rocio A. said, "...My FAV places in my beautiful Costa Rica are Monteverde Cloud Forest, Volcán Arenal and Osa Peninsula, Drake Bay, where the Corcovado National Park is located, Pacuare River, Punta Uvita and Playa Santa Teresa. Choose among the beauty of a cloudy forest, (where..." See More

  • 1 mention in Other than Europe, where should I go backpacking that isn't so expensive?

    • Cheiro P.

      Cheiro P. said, "...be covered. BarilocheBuenos AiresEl CalafateMendozaPuerto IguazuSaltaUshuaia Also you may try Brazil with activities like Tijuca rainforest trip, sugar loaf mountain trip, Corcovado National Park trip, Petrópolis trip, Buzios trip, R. Iguasso adventure, buggy trip, carnival , cruise and lot more........" See More

  • 1 mention in Where can we have the best family vacation for 6 adults?

    • Jacey & Scott M.

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      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...Hello Susan! I would consider looking at the Osa Peninsula in, or around, Corcovado National Park. We have stayed several times at the Aguila De Osa Inn. The cabins are beautiful, the food was fantastic, and the excursions were a lot of..." See More

  • 1 mention in What should I do with 2 weeks in Costa Rica?

    • Jacey & Scott M.

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      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...hot springs. You will feel like you are in a tropical wonderland-with mojitos! On the coast, I adored the area around Corcovado National Park (stay at the wonderful Aguila De Osa Inn). Plenty to do-hiking, snorkling/diving around the nearby island, fishing, whale watching...." See More

  • 1 mention in 3-4 days in Costa Rica: What should we do?

    • Jacey & Scott M.

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      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...Inn, where you can take part in activities that they will organize for you-zip lining, snorkling, scuba, fishing, or hiking in Corcovado National Park. The staff is incredibly friendly, the food is fresh (caught that day), and you will wake up to..." See More

  • 1 mention in Good places to go an with 4 year old daughter in Costa Rica in January

    • Jimmy N.

      Jimmy N. said, "...Furthermore, there's still quite a bit in Costa Rica that I've yet to experience. Arenal Volcano, Tamarindo, Playa Santa Teresa, and Corcovado National Park are all definitely on my must-go list and are worth doing some research into if you're interested!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Suggestions for best guides, etc, for solo travel to Corcovado

    • Jenn T.

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      Jenn T. said, "...You'll love Corcovado National Park, Rae-Ann, it's one of my favorite places in Costa Rica, so remote and beautiful. The easiest way to access the park is by staying in Drake Bay. Lots of the lodges there offer tours but my friend..." See More

  • 1 mention in Buses from San Jose to Drake bay, has anyone done it?

    • Rocio A.

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      Rocio A. said, "...should run you another $15 to $20. For lodging I recommend Casa Drake Lodge. Really nice place and pretty close to Corcovado National Park. Hope this helps. Pura vida!!..." See More