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What are the major attractions in Jaco?

If your trip to Jaco is all organized but your travel itinerary is a little on the empty side, we can give you a helping hand.

Close to the city center, Jaco Beach is one spot you might like to put on your must-see list. If you still have some space on that travel schedule, Neo Fauna and Teatro Jaco will keep you amused too.

What are the best road trip destinations near Jaco?

You'll want to check out nearby Puntarenas. What's 28 miles when you've got your own rental car? The drive itself is half the fun! Victoria Park ought to be at the top of your list here. Mata de Limón and Puntarenas Marine Park are must-see attractions too. Paquera is another popular option. It's 31 miles away and offers a range of awesome things to do. Curu National Wildlife Refuge, Reserva Curu and Refugio Nacional de Vida Silvestre Curú are only the start.

Where are the best beaches near Jaco?

Fill the car with scrumptious food and drinks and set off to one of the lovely beaches near Jaco. Some of the nicest places to go for a seaside picnic are:

  • Jaco Beach (2 miles away).
  • Herradura Beach (4 miles away).

What kind of rental car should I get for Jaco?

With your very own set of wheels, Jaco is your oyster. People head to this interesting city for a variety of reasons, and here at CarRentals.com we have an unique car for each of them. The biggest priority for big families is space. Depending on the size of the family, that could mean anything from a full-size vehicle to an SUV. Budget travelers appreciate the fuel-efficiency and affordability of our smaller vehicles, such as a mini or compact car. If you're hoping to create an impression in Jaco, you could even browse our special category for a ride that'll make any car fan go all tingly with excitement.

Should I get a luxury rental car in Jaco?

There's loads of choice when it comes to rental cars in Jaco. From SUVs with trunk space galore to economy rides that are a snap to park, you'll find it all here. Selecting your perfect match depends on your budget and what activities you've got planned. There are some road trips that are just begging you to splurge on your dream ride, whereas others don't need more than a bargain, no-frills type model. The choice is yours.

What do I need to know about driving in Puntarenas (province)?

Does Jaco have peak-hour traffic?

Since the population of Jaco is about 4,100, you probably won't have much difficulty with traffic. That being said, city center streets are generally busier in the rush hours before and after work, so you may want to avoid driving then.

Is it difficult to park in Jaco?

Being a smaller city, finding a parking spot in Jaco is a straightforward task. Once you've scored one, have a good look at the signs. You may be penalized if you don't follow the rules and restrictions.

What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Puntarenas (province)?

Normally your chosen rental car company will bill the amount stated on the fine to your credit card, including local surcharges and taxes. Alternatively, they may provide your contact details to the relevant local law enforcement agency, who'll then issue a fine straight to you.

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