DrakeDivers is just a few steps from the beach , in the village of Agujitas , Drake Bay on the Osa Peninsula .
There are several ways to get
By car , from San Jose to Drake Bay : You can take the Interamerican Highway ( San Isidro) or the new coastal road ( Quepos / Dominical ) to Palmar Norte . There, you should follow the American road to Chacarita (petrol ) , then turn right (south) and follow signs to Rincon de Osa. There, turn right again ( west ) and follow the signs to Drake . We are located 200 meters from the beach Agujitas . It will take about 7 hours from SJ to the hotel. The road from Rincón de Osa Drake Bay is only 4×4 . From August to November , due to the level altode rivers along the road, few vehicles can pass.
By car from San José to Sierpe ( + ship) : You can take the Interamerican Highway ( San Isidro over ) or the new coastal road (over Quepos / Dominical ) to Palmar Norte . Just after the bridge over the river Térraba , turn right and get through banana and palm oil plantations to the small town of Sierpe. There, you can go to the restaurant Las Vegas which will help you park your car and find the captain with whom we had booked to take you to Drake Bay, will take about 5 hours from SJ to Sierpe .
Bus from San Jose to Sierpe ( + ship) : Close to the bus station from the Pacific Coast in San Jose (lanes 14-16, Av.5 ) , is the bus station TRACOPA . In order to catch the 11:30 boat in Sierpe , take the 5:00 am bus . Comes in Palmar Norte at 10:30 am . Once in Palmar Norte , we have a taxi waiting to take you to Sierpe ( approx. 20 minutes) . Restaurant In Las Vegas , you will be able to take the collective boat Drake Bay. There are also private shuttle service that can help coordinate , if you come from Quepos , Manuel Antonio Uvita and Dominical .
Boat Sierpe to Drake Bay Boats The collective boats leave at 11:30 am and 15:30. The morning schedule is $ 15 per person and the evening hours is $ 20 per person. The boat trip from Sierpe to Drake Bay takes about 1 hour. Browse by the Sierpe river channels contemplating idyllic mangrove and the possibility to observe birds and crocodiles. After 45 minutes drive , cross the mouth of the river to proceed by sea , near the coast , for 20 minutes , reaching Agujitas beach , where we will be waiting to take us to the hotel. It is noteworthy that get your feet wet getting off the boat . Wear shoes and clothing appropriate for entry into the beach ..
Plane from San Jose to Drake Bay: Two domestic airlines, Nature Air ( www.natureair.com ) from Tobias Bolanos Airport in Pavas regional and SANSA ( www.flysansa.com ) Juan Santamaria International Airport , fly daily to Drake Bay . Please let us know your flight schedule so we can have a taxi driver waiting for your arrival to take you to the hotel. This service costs $ 10 per person.
Plane from San Jose to Palmar Sur : Both Nature Air and Sansa flies daily to Palmar Sur , too. Please let us know your flight schedule so we can have a taxi driver waiting on arrival to bring Sierpe where you can take the boat Drake.El collective Bay Palmar airport transfer – . Tiller costs $ 20 We are happy to help you coordinate your arrival and departure transportation and tours!