In pre-Columbian times, it was inhabited by indigenous people from the so-called Bruncas group, which at the beginning of the conquest was the domain of Giriara cacique de Turrucaca, according to the account of Don Andrés de Cereceda of the trip made by Don Gil González Dávila, it was eight leagues about 45 kilometers) from Burica point.
What tourist attractions does it offer?
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What basic services does it offer?
-National Bank of Costa Rica
-Bank of Costa Rica
-Corcovado Park Office
How to get to Puerto Jimenez?
To get to Puerto Jiménez, the best option is by air, it takes 45
minutes. The airlines are:
You can get from Golfito by boat to Puerto Jimenez, it takes only half
an hour and there are different schedules.
The buses leave twice from San Jose, make road stops and take between
8 and 9 hours.