Back To destinations
Puntarenas sits on a long, narrow peninsula in the [Gulf of Nicoya](/costa-rica/regions/nicoya-peninsula) on the Central Pacific Coast. The area is blessed with large amounts of sunshine and warmth. Like the name of the town Puntarenas is the Province it lays in and stretches as far south as Panama. This stretch has fantastic flora and fauna, radiant beaches, incredible eco adventure opportunities, and majestic national parks.