Playa Cocles Costa Rica
Playa Cocles is a major surfing destination specifically from September to December and April to July. Reliable left and right breaks that boast large swells provide for exciting surf The best time to take advantage of the waves is early in the morning before the winds hit the water. Visitors are cautioned against the strong currents found in this area. Playa Cocles sits 10 minutes away by car from Puerto Viejo, Limon. This small Caribbean coastal area boasts a friendly population, welcoming ambiance, lush vegetation, spectacular pale colored sands and azure waters. You will not see coral reefs, but you the shore is still beautiful. A blue flag award has been bestowed upon this shoreline for its ecological quality. To assure safety for swimmers, local businesses have chipped in to pay for lifeguard services. The excellence of this coastal location has made it a favorite tourist spot.