By plane: There are two companies that have schedule flights to Tambor – NATURE AIR and SANSA The flight takes about 25 minutes. From the airstrip of Tambor, a taxi can be arranged upon request to transfer you to Sunset Reef. The cost of the taxi to the hotel is U$ 50.00 one way.
By car: From San José, take route #1 and go to Puntarenas. The Ferry Boat to Paquera is at the very end of the tip that forms the city, where you will find small signs. Cost – 8,000 colones for car and driver; 900 colones for each additional passenger. At the other side of the Gulf of Nicoya, you will arrive just outside the town of Paquera. Follow the cars to the town named Paquera, and continue on to Tambor, then Cobano and finally to Mal País. Turn left, and the hotel is at the very end of the road. You will find signs along the road.
By bus: From San José, take the Puntarenas bus – about 1260 colones. It will take you approximately 2 1/2 hours. The bus will take you to a terminal that is a short taxi ride to the ferry landing in Puntarenas. Take the Ferry Boat to “Paquera” – the cost per person is 900 colones. When you get to the other side, there are normally taxis available which you can take to Mal País – about U$ 50.00. Often, there is a bus at the ferry terminal which you can ride all the way to Cobano, where you can catch a taxi or another bus to Mal Pais. (All prices subject to change.)