Jaco is a coastal town in Costa Rica's Puntarenas province, located on the Pacific Ocean. The town is known as a surfers' haven due to consistently high surf and proximity to other popular surfing beaches, including Playa Hermosa and Playa Herradura.

Located approximately 3 hours from San José, Jacó is a popular among Ticos and foreign tourists alike due to its consistent surf.

Sights to see in Jaco include:

  • A bridge to the south that spans a river with many basking crocodiles.
  • Beatle Bar, a bar in downtown Jaco


Journeys trips that include Jaco:

Costa Rica Tropical Treasures and More


Information based on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jac%C3%B3%2C_Costa_Rica