Puntarena is the capital of the province of the same name, located at 130 kms. of San José, is the largest city in the Pacific. Located on a long and thin peninsula in the Gulf of Nicoya. In this city you will find the most extensive beaches of Costa Rica. Tourists find an ideal place to practice water sports and enjoy the most pleasant sun bath in calm and clean waters. . With a wide variety of hotels, restaurants, nightclubs, tour operators and all the services required in one place. Puntarenas is the most important fishing port in the country, so it is an ideal place where you will find fresh seafood, such as garlic shrimp, whole fish, or corvina ceviche