- Osa Peninsula
The Osa Peninsula (Spanish: Península de Osa) is a peninsula located in southwestern Costa Rica, in the Puntarenas Province, on the Pacific Ocean, at . The peninsula was formed geologically by a faulting system that extends north into California.
One of the most biologically intense places on earth, the Osa Peninsula is home to at least half of all species living in Costa Rica. The main town on the peninsula is Puerto Jimenez, which has its own airport and provides access to Corcovado National Park as well as the coastal villages of Cabo Matapalo and Carate.
The peninsula is the setting for the autobiographical book "Oro" by Cyzia Zÿke (1985).
- Corcovado National Park, located on the southern part of the peninsula, and part of the Osa Conservation Area
- Drake Bay, located on the north side of the peninsula
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