How to Get to Tiskita
The most convenient way to get to Tiskita is to fly in. Driving or taking the public bus are adventurous ways to get to Tiskita and a great way to experience more of Costa Rica. Taking the bus is in addition economical.
The most popular way to travel to Tiskita is to fly in. It is possible to choose different options for the arrival and the departure.
Regional flight San José to Golfito, taxi Golfito to Tiskita
The regional flight from San José to Golfito takes approximately 50 minutes. From Golfito, the scenic taxi ride to Tiskita takes approximately two hours. The taxi can fit 4 people.
Regional flight San José to Puerto Jiménez, boat Puerto Jiménez to Tiskita
Option 2 offers an alternative to option 1. The regional flight from San José to Puerto Jiménez on the Osa Peninsula takes approximately 50 minutes. From Puerto Jiménez, the scenic boat trip to Tiskita takes approximately 45 minutes. This option has to be done early morning as it is the best time in order to avoid too much wind. The boat can fit a maximum of 6 people.
Direct charter flight San José to Tiskita
The direct charter flight from San José to Tiskita’s private runway takes approximately an hour and 15 minutes. The planes we use are 4 seater planes. It can be arranged for you anytime between 6 AM and 2:30 PM. The charter plane company can pick you up from the Juan Santa Maria International Airport and the Pavas Airport, they can leave directly from there.
The flight offers views of the central valley, the central valley mountain range, the Pacific coastline, the Osa Peninsula, the Golfo Dulce, and Tiskita. Sometimes you can see whales and dolphins as well!
The drive from San José to Tiskita takes approximately eight hours, from Dominical to Tiskita approximately three and a half hours, from Uvita and Wilson Botanical Gardens (San Vito) to Tiskita approximately three hours. It is a great way to see the country.
We can assist with car rental and provide driving directions, and most car rental agencies now have GPS systems available.
Take the Bus
The bus ride from San José to Golfito takes approximately seven hours. From Golfito, the bus ride to Tiskita takes approximately three hours. The bus driver can stop at Tiskita’s entrance gate. It is a great way to see the country and travel with the locals.
A one-way ticket costs about 20 US dollars. Please contact us for more information.