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The Best Outdoor Activities in Jaco

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Outdoor Jaco

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    Discover the rich natural and cultural heritage of Costa Rica through its lush national parks, active volcanoes, sheltered bays, and tasty cu
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    Jaco Beach , Jaco
    Stroll the dark sands of the long and spacious Jaco Beach, observing surfers riding the breakers at sea. As you explore the hive of recreatio
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    Explore Carara National Park, a wildlife haven due to its transition between dry and wet rainforest. A popular hiking spot in close proximity
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    Where to stay in Jaco

    It's no surprise that the picturesque, curving beach remains the best place to stay in Jaco. Backpacker hostels, surf clubs, mid-range hotels, and luxury beach resorts jostle for space along the crowded coastline, with the heavy competition ensuring that there's something for everyone. Look beachside of the main drag--Avenida Pastor Diaz--for the biggest selection of options, and the best access to all the highlights of Jaco. For something more secluded, stay in a spa retreat perched upon the hill behind the city.
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