Diving in Herradura
Jaco Beach

Experience a beautiful dive near the capital San Jose

Diving in Herradura
Jaco Beach

Experience a beautiful dive near the capital San Jose

Connect with the best Diving in Jaco, near San José

Discover the underwater realm of Herradura, Jaco Beach, located in the Central Pacific, just minutes away from Playa Jaco.

This beautiful bay offers numerous dive sites, reachable within a short 15-minute boat ride.

The seabed, adorned with sandy patches and captivating rock formations, teems with life, including giant manta rays, white tip reef sharks, jaquetas, barracudas, and turtles.

Included in this Tour

Boat Transportation
2 Local dives at papagayo gulf from Coco Beach
All necessary equipment
Experience in small groups


2 Tanks / IVA included

$135 7 hours

Herradura, Jaco Beach

Diving conditions at Herradura are generally good, but divers should be aware of possible currents and moderate waves.

The water temperature remains pleasant, ranging from 70ºF to 80ºF, and depths vary from 30ft to 70ft.

Notably, between December and May, giant manta rays are more frequently spotted, providing a thrilling experience for divers.

Additionally, the visibility is best during this period, allowing for clearer and more awe-inspiring underwater views.

Immerse yourself in the rich marine biodiversity and stunning underwater landscapes of Herradura, Jaco Beach.

Whether you’re a seasoned diver or a beginner seeking awe inspiring encounters, this captivating destination promises an unforgettable diving adventure in the heart of Costa Rica’s Central Pacific coastline.

Dive between December and May to witness the fascinating giant manta rays and take advantage of the optimal visibility for a truly memorable experience beneath the waves.

What to bring?

Preparing for Your Exciting Scuba Diving Adventure:

To ensure a seamless and enjoyable trip, here’s what you should bring on board. Remember to pack your scuba diving license, towels, and cameras. Rest assured, the onboard facilities provide ample dry space to keep your belongings safe. We recommend carrying some extra cash for tips or any additional services you might require during the excursion.

Prioritize your well-being during the journey by staying sun-safe with sunscreen and a sunhat. If you tend to get seasick, it’s a good idea to take motion sickness tablets before boarding. For personalized medical advice, consulting a pharmacist or your doctor is always a wise step.

Bear in mind that ocean conditions can get rough and windy, especially on the return journey, which might lead to a wet and bumpy ride. However, the thrill of the experience is part of the adventure!

To expedite the process, kindly have your diving license ready to show the staff when completing paperwork. If needed, we can arrange pick-up from your accommodation for added convenience.

Cancellation Policy:

Please note that all reservations are confirmed upon receipt of a deposit.

Our cancellation policy requires a 48-hour notice for a refundable deposit. Regrettably, any cancellations made beyond this period will result in a non-refundable deposit.

Additionally, any transfer fees incurred during the trip will be the responsibility of the customer.

We’re committed to making your diving experience smooth and enjoyable, so please don’t hesitate to reach out for any further assistance!

Ready to dive Herradura?

2 Tanks / IVA included