Golfito is the only city in the country found inside a protected area. Golfito rests on a long strip set in a small cove in the Golfo Dulce. The place is characterized by the architectural style of the houses originally built by  the Banana Company. The town features commercial and tourism services, a hospital, airfield, wharf and other government services.  Among the city’s main attractions is the Depósito Libre ,, where a variety of items can be bought duty-free. Golfito is the perfect departure point for visits to other coastal communities such Tiskita and Punta Banco,  Zancudo and the Golfo Dulce.