Playa Jaco is a surf town located
along the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, about one hour south (driving)
of the port town of Puntarenas and one hour north of the national park
Manuel Antonio. Jaco´s long and beautiful beach and its
proximity to San Jose make it very popular among the Costa Rican and
foreign tourists alike. The town of Jaco has lots of facilities, from
banks to surf shops, night clubs and casinos, grocery stores and hair
salons to cater to its locals and many visitors. It provides an ideal
vacation spot with easy access to some of the best surf breaks on the
Pacific Coast of Costa Rica.
Of all tropical countries, Costa Rica
is one of the most recommended for its ecotourism, wonderful people,
cleanliness, and welcoming spirit. Costa Rica is full of diverse
microclimates, tropical rainforests, stunning beaches and active
volcanoes. The country has 25 national parks, but also has
protected marine and private reserves, with protected land making up
almost 26% of the country. The variety and abundance of wildlife
attracts conservationists and tourists alike to see the monkeys,
sloths, crocodiles, lizards, snakes, jaguars, exotic birds and sea
turtles in their natural habitat. Costa Rica has a variety of
beaches on the Caribbean and the Pacific coasts, ideal for sunbathing,
surfing, deep sea fishing and scuba diving, depending on the location.
The rivers of Costa Rica provide for exciting river rafting,
kayaking or crocodile tours, and the lakes offer windsurfing, fishing
and spectacular views.
Vista Guapa Surf Camp is run by the 7 time
Costa Rican National champion Alvaro Solano. They offer high standard
accommondation and world class surf lessons. There is also a beautiful
outdoor yoga studio where you can do self practise. Anna is also
available to teach individuals or small groups staying at Vista Guapa.
Jacosun.com is an online magazine
offering entertaining and useful information on Jaco
Directory of yoga teachers, yoga instructors, yoga studios, yoga
ashrams, yoga resorts, yoga and meditation centers, and
on-line yoga classes.
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