"Peninsula de Osa" Puerto Jiménez by grets

Puerto Jiménez Travel Guide: 36 reviews and 90 photos

My idea of paradise




The last stop on our tour of Costa Rica was the Peninsula de Osa.

After a flight from San Jose in a small aircraft to Puerto Jimenez, we were transferred to an eco-lodge on the very tip of the Osa peninsula where we were to spend a few days.

The lodge provided everything we needed, wanted and much more, and whenever someone mentions the word "excotic", this is where I picture.

The area is full of wildlife, with monkeys swinging through the trees of the lodge grounds in the evening.

I apologise for the quality of the photographs on all my Costa Rica pages - unfortunately I lost my main camera on the flight on the way over, so all I had was a small waterproof camera with a wide angle lens. Some of these photos are taken from David's video.

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  • Last visit to Puerto Jiménez: Feb 2000
  • Intro Updated Aug 19, 2004
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  • SLLiew's Profile Photo
    Sep 20, 2008 at 2:38 AM

    Amazing place. Must be exciting to be up high in the jungle canopy. Truly tropicana exotica. Cheers, SL :)

  • Suzie3's Profile Photo
    Sep 8, 2004 at 4:53 PM

    Bosque is now up to 500 acres and even more beautiful. Interesting....a brit that is not a horse rider. Sounds like a pretty uncomfortable ride.

  • kyoub's Profile Photo
    Aug 21, 2004 at 11:46 AM

    Very interesting page. This sounds like my kind of place.

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