ADD TO LISTMontezuma isn't a popular stop for travelers making their way through Costa Rica. The few that do usually go to see the Montezume. Travelers making their way through the area might want to check out some more well-known nearby destinations such as Quepos. Have you been to Montezuma? Help us improve this Montezuma travel guide by adding your favorite places!
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Be sure to visit the Waterfalls
Whenst thy is in the centre of Montezuma, walk for a bit uphill, and you'll find the pitoresk Mochila Inn (Backpack Inn). Cheap, jungle setting and nice rasta blokes, the perfect place to be for a backpacker! Also, don't wander up the beach at night to smoke a quiet joint, in weekends and sometimes on weekdays to the police drives up the beach to check whether people are there having fun, so watch it! Smoke your joints at the mochila inn....
On the peninsula opposite of Puntarenas you will find Montezuma. Take the ferry from Puntarenas.
Hard to find on maps, but there are some hostels, cheap pricing and it used to be a backpackers hang out in the 90s. Make the party yourself.
Note: During the rainy season it may be hard to go up north due to floadings; you may find 4wd transport taking you over the rivers.
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