Known for its ruggedness and rich natural beauty, South Puntarenas is most famous for the Corcovado National Park, one of the most biodiverse places on the planet. Here nature is pristine and untouched, with many rare flora and fauna species found living here. Secluded and the perfect place to retreat and spend some time amidst nature in all its glory, South Puntarenas is a wonderful vacation destination.
Ideal for those who love adventure, as there is plenty of exploring to be done here, South Puntarenas is also a great place to relax and enjoy the beauty around you. There are a number of ecolodges, inns and hotels in South Puntarenas, which offer all inclusive vacation packages that take care of your every need, so you do not have to do a thing. Though there are a few spas in South Puntarenas, they are terrific as they let you combine a wide variety of recreational activities with a relaxing and soothing spa experience.
One resort spa in South Puntarenas that is definitely worth visiting is the Ojo del Mar Eco Lodge. A rustic hotel with three beautiful beachfront huts, the Ojo del Mar is just a short distance for the stunning Corcovado National Park. Letting you relax and revitalize yourself amid tranquil settings, this ecolodge has an outdoor yoga studio where you can practice meditating in the open surrounded by nature. With daily deep flow yoga classes, the Ojo del Mar also has an instructor on hand to teach you how to practice yoga.
Acting as a wellness retreat, this ecolodge combines healthy eating with therapeutic massages so that your body is attuned with nature. Swedish massages, Deep tissue massages, Acupressure and Thai massages are also available here.