Playa Hermosa, located in Puntarenas, lies just five kilometers south of Jaco and is one of the best places for professional surfing, famous among both Costa Rican and foreign athletes.
Hermosa is one of the most popular beach spots in Costa Rica. It has become the favorite place for dozens of surfers, who value the stability and quality of the waves.
In terms of infrastructure, there are several specialized surf shops that also offer rental of a variety of equipment , most visitors stay in Jaco, where there are many hostels, hotels, restaurants and good bars.
Every August, the International Surfing Championship “Quicksilver” is held on the waves of Playa Hermosa, attracting professional athletes from all over the world.
Access : Coordinates: N 9° 35′ 44.98″ W 84° 37′ 12.12″ /
Go next : The small town of Jaco Beach, The Surf and Party Beach Town / The national parks, Carara and Manuel Antonio, are located a short distance from Hermosa Beach.