Getting here

Gandoca is located on the beautiful Caribbean coast in the happy country of Costa Rica. We are just hours away from the hippy town of Puerto Viejo and from the magical Bocas del Toro Islands in Panama.

From Puerto Viejo, Talamanca

All of our tours include transportation from the Puerto Viejo area.

Duration of journey: 1 hour


From San José, the capital

If you have a car take the 32 road to Limón, then the 36 to Bribri for 26 kilometers (16 miles) in the direction of Sixaola. Then turn left on a dirt road and go another 10 kilometers (6 miles) until Gandoca. We are located in front of the soccer field. If you are coming from San José and don’t have a car we recommend you take a shuttle. We would be more than happy to arrange this for you, just drop us a message and we will take care of the rest!

Duration of journey: 5 hours


From Bocas del Toro, Panama

If you are feeling adventurous you can get to Gandoca by taking taxis. Just get on a boat from Bocas (at Isla Colon) to Port of Almirante, then take a taxi to the border of Panama, Guabito. After crossing the border, take another taxi in Sixalola to Gandoca. However, if you prefer a more comfortable way of traveling contact us and we will be happy to arrange a shuttle for you!

Duration of journey: 3 hours