Puntarenas

Puntarenas -
Costa Rica Southern Pacific
Puntarenas

Province Area: 4, 351.6 mi2
Population: 358, 137
Population density: 82.3 per square mile

Main City : Puntarenas
Places to Visit / Attractions :
Playas / Beaches : Puntarenas, Doña Ana, Jacó, Esterillos (surf)
Museo Histórico Marino de la Ciudad de Puntarenas (Marine Historical Museum)
Museo Comunitario Indígena de Boruca (Indigenous Museum)
Museo Comunitario Indígena de Térraba (Indigenous Museum)
Islas en el Golfo / Gulf Islands
Reserva Biológica Privada Monteverde (Private Biological Reserve) (Puntarenas, Alajuela, Limón)
Parque Nacional de las Playas de Manuel Antonio (Beaches and National Park)
Parque Iguana, Orotina / Iguana Park
Refugio Silvestre Peñas Blancas (Wildlife Refuge)
Parque Nacional Isla del Coco / National Park Cocos Island
Refugio Nacional de Vida Silvestre Curú (Wildlife Refuge)
Reservas Biológicas de Guayabo, Negritos, de los Pájaros, Isla del Caño> (Biological Reserves, Islands)
Parque Nacional Marino Ballena (National Marine Park)
Parque Nacional de Corcovado (National Park)
Refugio Nacional de Fauna Silvestre Golfito (Wildlife Refuge)
Reserva Natural Absoluta Cabo Blanco (Natural Reserve)
Jardín Botánico Las Cruces (Botanical Gardens)
Reserva Biológica Privada Marenco (Private Biological Reserve)
Parque Nacional Carara / Carara National Park
Museo Histórico Marino de la Ciudad de Puntarenas (Marine Historical Museum)
Puntarenas
Geography and Meteorology:
Elevation: 13 feet
Average Temperature: 80.7°F
Annual Rainfall: 59 - 83 inches
Costa Rica Puntarenas 2022
Quake info: Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Provincia de Puntarenas, 93 km southeast of San Isidro, Costa Rica, on Saturday, May 7, 2022 at 6:25 pm (GMT -6) - 49 user experience reports VolcanoDiscovery
Costa Rica is home to the world's best hotel, according to TripAdvisor : The Tico Times
Is Puntarenas the Poorest Region of Costa Rica? The Costa Rica News
Arrested suspect of raping two tourists in Manuel Antonio Q Costa Rica News