Drake-Osa

An untouched rainforest and the natural beauty of the Osa Peninsula make this region one of the most beautiful of Costa Rica. Recognized as one of the places on earth the densest and varied biodiversity by the National Geographic, the Osa Peninsula, with the Bahía Drake, has become over the years, the top country's ecological destination.

Drake Bay is a pristine bay, with exuberant vegetation, located north of the Osa Peninsula, 20 km from the entrance of Corcovado National Park. It is named after Sir Francis Drake, who according to legend, hid in the seventeenth century, one of its most famous treasures....

Far from the main axes of the country, Drake can be reached by road in the dry season. The sea and the Rio Sierpe, on which pass some boats, and a small landing strip are the only communication way during the green season (rainy season). You'll find lots of lodges from simple to luxurious, hotels specially devoted to big game fishing as well as small and green lodges among the most beautiful and spectacular in the whole country...

You can make a day trip to dive around the beautiful Isla de Cano, to release a memorable sea kayaking or river fishing. You can also go and discover dolphins and whales that inhabit the area or simply enjoy the beach and its clear waters. Not forgetting, of course, an exciting discovery of the Corcovado National Park, one of the most beautiful national parks of Costa Rica. For the more intrepids, a night out be needed to observe the fascinating wildlife of the area, home to many rare species and home to endangered species like the puma, jaguar, eagle Harpia "and "guacamaya escarlata.

 

 

 

 

Hotels

Aguila de Osa Inn

From: $369

Aguila de Osa Inn is located in Costa Rica's Osa Peninsula, situated on a high bluff overlooking the Aguitas river with panoramic views of Drake Bay. Reaching out into the Pacific Ocean along the southwest coast, the Osa was once described by...

Casa Corcovado

From: $382

Located among the trees and cooled by the breeze of the Pacific, is a 170 acre private reserve bordering Corcovado National Park. Carefully designed and built by an American naturalist, with twenty years of experience in the area, this one of a ki...

Drake Bay Wilderness Lodge

From: $650

The best location for a hotel at Drake Bay was selected by Drake Bay Resort on a point of land at sea level. The cabins were built facing the ocean with the jungle river at your back door. There is excellent swimming and kayaking just steps from y...

Jinetes de Osa - Drake - Osa

From: $63

Splendidly isolated in the tiny community of Drake Bay, Costa Rica, Hotel Jinetes De Osa is a friendly beachside retreat one hour boat ride down the jungle lined banks of the Sierpe River.Upon arrival, you can immediately enjoy secluded beaches, d...