Playa Chiquita, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

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Relax in seclusion at Playa Chiquita, a small, untouched beach nestled in the jungle. An abundance of palm trees line the beachfront, with white sand dipping into crystal blue water. Explore vibrant coral reefs while snorkeling, or test your surfing skills among the waves. Be sure to stay within the designated surf areas, as the waters can get rough with rips. To reach the beach, take one of the trails connecting from the main road. When exploring the habitat, look out for monkeys, toucans, and sloths. Make Playa Chiquita a centerpiece of your Puerto Viejo de Talamanca vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Puerto Viejo de Talamanca trip builder app .
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  • Quiet, small, beautiful is my most favorite Beach in Puerto viejo. Do you have easy access, I already said that she is beautiful? really I love
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  • Beaches here are known to be some of the only "private" beaches to be found for those of us without our own "private" beach. Jagged beach has plenty of little nooks and crannies that you can explore a...  more »
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  • So far the most beautiful beach we’ve been to in Costa Rica. Good for swimming relaxing and taking really neat pictures. If you walk 10-15 minutes from the parking lot you’ll pretty much have your own private beach. Good for families with little ones. There are some pools that are calm due to coral calming the waves in certain parts which make it good for 4-8 year olds who might not prefer the waves. Our family with little boys enjoyed jumping waves as they came in lots of places where it’s 3ft deep for about 40ft from the edge of the beach.
  • The place is beautiful and Heavenly but so lonely is the perfect place for the theft. Stole the backpack with photographic material to us, we were watching and took minimal carelessness to rob us. Care! The experience was disastrous because the police nor helped us.
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