Near the old banana port of Golfito, in the Southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica, there is a sandy beach that stretches for 6 miles along the warm blue waters of the Golfo Dulce: Playa Zancudo. A gray-sand beach completely surrounded by coconut palm trees that stretches by the mangroves of the Río Coto Swamps. A secluded location where seeing monkeys, river otters and caimans playing or laying around is an everyday and common thing. This a such a secluded location that the beach will never be crowded, Playa Zancudo is a yet to be discover remote location, perfect for those who want to get away from mundane things and truly experience a peaceful experience in a beautiful tropical spot. Playa Zancudo features some of the most beautiful virgin like areas in Costa Rica, full of wild species of flora and fauna make this a spectacular piece of heaven on earth. Nowadays you can enjoy the Zancudo Beach blending with the rustic charm of this small Costa Rican fishing village. With only 450 inhabitants, that will for sure give you a nice taste of a friendly typical Tico town. Surfer’s romantic paradise, if you will. There are no pretentious high maintenance resorts in this area but small cozy and comfortable hotels, all to keep Playa Zancudo as the natural retreat that it is. Playa Zancudo’ s peaceful environment proves that people from all over the world re able to live happily all together in a small community. In Playa Zancudo there are many activities that you can enjoy and make the best of your visit: sport fishing river tours, horseback riding, kayaking, swimming, and much more.