Tourist Friendly Jaco is bustling with activity and adventure. Situated just in the northern part of the Puntarenas Province along the Pacific Coast, about two hours from San Jose. Jaco lights up the coast with its charm and energy! The environment is fun-filled and casual, the scenery is inviting and beautiful, and the beaches pristine and tranquil. Jaco is famous for surfing, with consistently big waves-- giving tourists some entertainment while they bask in the sun on the beach!