Corcovado via Puerto Jimenez

Corcovado via Puerto Jimenez

From the Interamericana to Puerto Jiménez. A 78 km road joins the Interamericana in Chacarita where there is a gas station, with Puerto Jiménez. It is an asphalt road which is bad condition for about 45km of the way, this road will take you to the village of Rincón, continue for a further 33km along a gravel road until you reach Puerto Jiménez.  From Rincón, a road that is in very bad condition takes you to the Drake Bay coast, there is a daily bus from Rincón to Rancho Quemado, following this route, this route is only for 4X4 vehicles. Some 9 km to the southeast of Rincón there is the village La Palma, a road leads to the Los Patos forest post. In the village there are restaurants, grocery stores and hotels.

How to arrive and leave

A mini bus taxi cab is located opposite the Súper 96, in Puerto Jiménez, departing at 11:00 a.m and 4:00 p.m everyday, those from Dos Brazos 7:00 a.m and 1:30 p.m. To go by car, you will need a 4X4, because you will need to cross a river before you get to the hotel.