Pavones Costa Rica Map
The beach of Pavones in Costa Rica is surfing legend. It has some of the longest waves in the world. More than three quarters of a mile long on a good day! The waves are at their best during the rainy season when you can stay in the wave for up to 3 minutes!!! This is truly best surfing spot in Costa Rica. Cheap accommodations are easy to find both, with or without private baths, also there are cool and small eating places in the area. You can also get great deals on nicer hotels by contacting one of travel advisors to help you out planning your surfing adventure. Pavones is also very close to the border with Panama and you can get there by car, private or public bus or by plane. While Staying in Pavones you can see the rainforests surroundings all over and it is also a great area for sightseeing and inexpensive tourism or pay a visit to the very close and beautiful Playa Zancudo. The great off shore fishing is a plus that should be included in your visit. Only a few families live in Pavones, and the people of the area are sociable and kind making your stay as nice as possible, you can even pay a visit to the Indigenous reserve and take a look at the everyday life of indigenous communities or hike around and shower on a natural waterfall.