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Mal Pais - Santa Teresa

Mal Pais-Santa Teresa is one of Costa Rica's most dynamic surfing destinations, a spot that is great for both beginning and advanced surfers. In addition to its surfing, Mal Pais and Santa Teresa offer international restaurants, yoga sessions, a variety of accommodation options, and miles of gorgeous beach. More information about Mal Pais and Santa Teresa Costa Rica.


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SJO: 164 km, 6 hours Year round Car Ferry from Puntarenas to Paquera and Paquera to Mal Pais. - LIR: Dry season (Dec-Apr) coastal route 230 km, 5 hrs (May-August intermittently passable). Rainy Season May-Nov 180 km, 7 hours via Puntarenas ferry.
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