Jacó
in Garabito of Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.615 and -84.630 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 36' 53" and W -84° 37' 47"
Currency and Currency Code:
Colon - CRC
Spoken languages:
Spanish, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 04:05 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: America/Costa_Rica
UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:16 am and 5:53 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bantam Village
References
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Touring Jacó

Jacó in Garabito (Provincia de Puntarenas) with it's 4,085 residents is a town located in Costa Rica about 43 mi (or 70 km) south-west of San Jose, the country's capital place.

Time in Jacó is now 04:05 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named America / Costa Rica with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby Jacó. The closest airport in Costa Rica is Tambor Airport in a distance of 28 mi (or 44 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Area de Conservación Guanacaste in a distance of 87 mi (or 140 km), North. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Barrio Jesus, Puntarenas, Quepos, Quepos and Monterrey. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Oceano

Address
0,4 mi
Lapa Verde Street,Meters East From Pops.,Jaco Beach 500
60101 Puntarenas
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Macaws Ocean Club

Address
1,3 mi
500mts Sur Municipalidad
61101 Jaco
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


HOTEL AMAPOLA

Address
0,1 mi
AVENIDA PASTOR DIAZ 200 MT EAST OF MUNICIPALITY
61101 Jaco
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


TO BE DELETED DOCELUNAS HOTEL

Address
1,3 mi
400 M ESTE FROM COSTANERA
04132 Jaco,Garabito
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Croc's Resort and Casino

Address
0,9 mi
800 metros norte del Banco de Costa Rica
Jaco
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Amapola

Address
0,7 mi
Pastor Diaz
61101 Jaco,Garabito
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


BW JACO BEACH ALL INCLUSIVE RESORT

Address
0,5 mi
PASTOR DIAZ AV
NONE Jaco
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Vista Pacifico

Address
1,2 mi
100 Mts north and 300 west from
Jaco
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Jacó Lodge

Address
0,9 mi
100 mts South of Pinturas Sur
Jaco
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Jaco Hotel Docelunas

Address
0,9 mi
400 mts east Costanera
Jaco
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Festival Arte Jaco 2015

Published: March 08, 2015
Length: 56:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ideasdelpacifico

Festival de Arte de Playa Jaco, octava edición, 13 al 22 de marzo, parque central de Jaco. Artista: Evelyn Paniagua (facebook.com/evelynpaniaguaartista). Producción: ipp. Musica:TomZé.


Crocodile Tour | Costa Rica Adventure Tours | Jaco | Los Suenos

Published: June 14, 2012
Length: 57:58 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Adventure Tours Costa Rica

Featured on National Geographic and Animal Planet, The Crocodile Tour is one of the most popular tours for thrill-seekers and nature lovers alike. With over two-thousand crocodiles living...


Costa Rica Tours | Jaco Los Suenos | Sport Fishing & Adventure Tours Costa Rica

Published: June 19, 2012
Length: 11:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Adventure Tours Costa Rica

Adventure Tours Costa Rica is the premiere tour operator and travel agency in the Jaco Beach and Los Suenos area specializing in Custom Itineraries for Costa Rica tours and Costa Rica vacation...


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Published: December 31, 2014
Length: 19:16 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Adolfo Castellon

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Driving in Costa Rica - San Jose to Jaco

Published: July 20, 2010
Length: 24:59 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: surfvoucher

Driving from San Jose to Jaco Beach, Costa Rica. Brief video showing the new highway to Caldera, also known as "Autopista del Sol" which will take you to every beach in the Central, North and...


Matarese Fishing - Jaco, Costa Rica 2014 - 2 days, 36 sailfish

Published: June 24, 2014
Length: 47:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: John Matarese

Jaco, Costa Rica - January 2014 - John Matarese, Bob Matarese, Mike Peet, Dave Wolfenden. Sincerest thanks to the crew of the En Joy, Singer Island, FL. An unforgettable experience. 36 sails,...


How to get to Room2Board, Jaco Costa Rica

Published: March 19, 2015
Length: 28:15 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Silas Howe

The instructions on how to get to Room2Board from the bus stop in Jaco, Costa Rica silashowe.com youtube.com/silashowe.


Jaco Costa Rica Tours

Published: May 12, 2010
Length: 58:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Adventure Tours Costa Rica

Welcome to Jaco Costa Rica, where adventure awaits you! Navigate through the area's rainforest and mountainous terrain on an ATV tour or see beautiful views of both Los Suenos and Jaco on one...


Back Country Adventure Jaco, Costa Rica

Published: December 16, 2014
Length: 23:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: El_Producer

EL_PRODUCER ‪#‎BackCountry‬ ‪#‎Adventures‬ See #el_producer with a couple of friends traveling through Jaco, Costa Rica Video contains Surf, Food, Women and partying lots...


Discover Jaco Costa Rica Beach And Nightlife

Published: November 11, 2010
Length: 40:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jacocostaricatv

http://JacoInsider.com Visit us for a review of everything in Jaco Beach, Costa Rica. Read and share reviews on restaurants, bars, hotels, tours, and more. Click the link above to receive great...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Playa Herradura, Costa Rica

Playa Herradura (Herradura Beach) is a coastal town on the Pacific Ocean in Costa Rica, located about 4 kilometres north of Jacó. Playa Herradura or Herradura Beach is home to the Los Suenos Resort and Marina and is globally known as the Fishing Capital of Costa Rica playing home to Costa Rica's only full service five star Marina and home to the largest fleet of the country's top Big Game Sport fishing Captains and boats.

Located at 9.65975, -84.6346 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Costa Rica

Tárcoles River

The Tárcoles River, also called the Grande de Tárcoles River or the Río Grande de Tarcoles, in Costa Rica originates on the southern slopes of the Cordillera Central volcanic range and flows in a south-westerly direction to the Gulf of Nicoya. The river is 111 km long and its watershed covers an area of 2,121 km², which encompasses around 50% of the country's population. The river is the most contaminated river in Costa Rica, carrying much of the sewage from the central towns and cities.

Located at 9.78631, -84.6412 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Costa Rica

Jacó, Costa Rica

Jacó is a coastal city, in the county of Garabito in Costa Rica's Puntarenas province. Located in the Central Pacific Region, on the pacific coast of Costa Rica. Jacó is approximately two hours by car from San José and Costa Rica's primary International Airport (SJO). Manuel Antonio National Park is located just one hour South of Jaco. Jaco has a population of apx. 10,000 residents.

Located at 9.61667, -84.6333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Costa Rica

Garabito (canton)

Garabito is the name of the eleventh canton in Puntarenas Province in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 316.31 km² (1), and has a population of 11,259 (2). Its capital city is Jacó. The canton lies along the north-central Pacific coast between Punta Loros near the town of Tivives and the mouth of the Tusubres River. The eastern boundary runs through the Fila Negra, a coastal mountain range. The canton of Garabito is subdivided into 2 distritos (districts). Jacó Tárcoles

Located at 9.70972, -84.6144 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica

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Jacó