Puerto Viejo Beach, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

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#2 of 8 in Beaches in Province of Limon
Enjoy the unusually dark sand of Puerto Viejo Beach, favored for its proximity to the town, with plenty of action and activities to keep everyone satisfied. The Atlantic-facing beach provides rough conditions better suited to surfing than swimming, but if riding the waves doesn't tickle your fancy, you can simply stroll along the beach perusing the huts and bars. If you fancy relaxing away from the sun's rays, you can find plenty of shade beneath the lush palms. Plan your Puerto Viejo Beach visit and explore what else you can see and do in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca using our Puerto Viejo de Talamanca travel itinerary planner.
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  • Many people love the beach in Puerto Viejo, it's also a bustling centre with merchants, markets, music and produce. There is a night life, a variety of things to do and when you need a moment to sit.....  more »
  • Friendly people. Beach is a little small. Good photo ops. Worth a visit if you are in town. Lots of small restaurants and bars within easy walking distance.  more »
  • Of all the places we went in Costa Rica Puerto Viejo was the worst. We were surprised just how bad it was. The beach is disgusting and I would definitely not swim there. It's dirty, smelly and...  more »

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