Top Choice Wildlife Reserve in Golfito

Fundacíon Santuario Silvestre de Osa

Run by Earl and Carol Crews, who began with a lodge that became a bird sanctuary, which then turned into a sanctuary for injured and orphaned animals of all kinds, this nonprofit reserve now rehabilitates and releas…
Nature Reserve in Golfito

Refugio Nacional de Vida Silvestre Golfito

This small, 28-sq-km reserve encompasses most of the steep hills surrounding Golfito, though it's easy to miss. There are no facilities for visitors, save some poorly maintained trails. About 2km south of the center…
Beach in Golfito

Playa Cacao

Just a quick trip across the bay, this small beach offers a prime view of Golfito, with the rainforest as a backdrop. If you get stuck in Golfito, Playa Cacao is probably the most pleasant spot to spend the day. To …