Paquera Coast and Islands Map

The following map shows the Paquera area, including the following important locations to travelers that come to Montezuma and Santa Teresa:

Ferry Landing Spot
Curu Park
Tortuga Islands
Playa Organos Beach and Mangrove Area

Paquera Map with nearby islands - Guayabo and Islas Negritos Biological Reserves

Paquera Area Articles:

  • Playa Organos Costa Rica palm beachOne of the best-kept secrets of the Southern Nicoya Peninsula is Playa Organos, which is a 10-15 minute drive from the ferry terminal between Puntarenas and Paquera. The beach is one of the few of the area that’s authentic and natural, which has its upsides and downsides. The upside of course is that there’s a ...
  • Curú National Wildlife Refuge The estuary at Curu - watch out for crocodiles!Curú National Wildlife Refuge, known in Costa Rica as “Refugio Nacional de Vida Silvestre Curú” is the best park in the southern Nicoya peninsula. It offers scuba diving, a beautiful white sand beach, tons of wild animals including two reintroduction programs, cabinas for rent, mangrove swamps, hiking trails, and much more. Unfortunately, most tourists zip ...
  • Bahia Rica’s Three Day Sea Kayaking Adventure Sea Kayaking in the Monetzuma / Paquera area Just around the corner from where the ferry lands in Paquera, you can find Bahia Rica’s lodge. This is a very remote part of Costa Rica and the Southern Nicoya Peninsula, yet it’s easy to get to. From the lodge you can easily walk down to a beach which is nearly private. ...
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