Puntarenas is a lovely area off of Costa Rica full of exciting adventures. It is located on the Pacific Side of the country and is home to various beaches that run along its coastline. The weather is beautiful year round; no matter what time of year you go to Puntarenas you will be sure to find lots of sun.
In the Province of Puntarenas there are a variety of different beaches that you can go to. Some of the best beaches are located at the southern tip with some on the Gulf of Nicoya side and the others on the Pacific Side. These beaches include Tambor, Montezuma, Mal País, Santa Teresa and Cabuya. You will find that the majority of these beach towns are very tranquil and safe, even when you are out walking along at night.