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Tico Pod Art House & Gifts

Calle Pastor Diaz | Across from Arigato Sushi; beside Pizza Pata., Jaco, Costa Rica
+506 2643 2068
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Tico Art Pod is the best !!

Great place to buy art in Jaco !! Every piece is made with love !!!! Delphine is so cool !! I make... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mitchythefish
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Montana
via mobile
Interesting and eclectic

Local arts and crafts. We met one of the artists when we were there. Unique gifts and art work... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ML7kc
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Unique, hand picked gifts and art. Supporting many local Costa Rican artists and artisans. From fine art canvases, wood carvings and fine silver jewelry to folk art and hand-made soaps; you'll find a great selection of Costa Rican products (as well as few from other Central American artists). Authentic Boruca Indian masks from Costa Rica and Chorotega Indian Pottery. Beautiful leather bags and local jewelry.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“souvenir shops” (10 reviews)
“unique items” (7 reviews)
“sister store” (6 reviews)
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Calle Pastor Diaz | Across from Arigato Sushi; beside Pizza Pata., Jaco, Costa Rica
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+506 2643 2068
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to buy art in Jaco !! Every piece is made with love !!!! Delphine is so cool !! I make it a point to stop and buy original art every time I'm in Jaco !! It's a must stop !! Pura Vida 😎

1  Thank mitchythefish
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Local arts and crafts. We met one of the artists when we were there. Unique gifts and art work. Also chocolate. Children's gifts also.

1  Thank ML7kc
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Having visited a wonderful souvenir workshop in Alajuela, I don't want to undermine the craftsmanship of these workers, but Tico Pod offers more individual art, jewelry and items to surround yourself with favorite memories of Costa Rica. Lots of canvases off the frame for easy...More

2  Thank Patty P
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Great art at a low price. Do not miss this shop for your special mementos of CR. Nice staff to assist with your purchase.

2  Thank Tom M
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Really nice little shop, you can find great souvenirs. Nice variety and service is good. Worth a visit.

2  Thank _karine_guy
Reviewed 10 July 2017

we thought this place was an absolute gem of a find. we were able to purchase our standard travel Christmas decoration here and wished we could purchase so much more. loved everything

2  Thank Meagan S
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This place has a nice variety of higher-end art, painitngs, jewelry, carvings and other quality aesthetic items. I appreciate a store like this amongst the typical cheap magnets and doo-dad souveneir shops.

2  Thank theoccasionaltourist
Reviewed 26 June 2017

They had some interesting souvaneers. The prices were a bit high for what they were, but if you want nicer things that are in the average airport style shop this is a good place to check out.

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The art in this gallery separates itself from all the other touristy spots by offering higher end art from local artists. The selection is great, with some amazing pieces that would look awesome on anyone's wall or in any home. Would definitely recommend a visit...More

1  Thank Lyndon H
Reviewed 31 May 2017

In a sea of important, cheap souvenirs, this shop has beautiful pieces from all over Costa Rica and Central America. There is an excellent variety of locally made and fair trade goods, from art & jewelry to postcards and chocolate. The items are unique and...More

1  Thank mlittle00
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macgrej68
15 November 2016|
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Response from CJaco40 | Property representative |
Hi. We are located in Jaco in the center of town. Look for either POPS ice cream Or Los Amigos Restaurant. Everyone knows POPS. We are on the same side of the street about 100m to the North. So from POPS cross the... More
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Frbnkslocal
14 June 2016|
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Response from oliver831 | Reviewed this property |
i took mine back..but i am sure they could ship. I have a friend that ships all the time from costa with no problems...i would pay the extra carry on fee and pack in a bag on board to make sure they are not thrown... More
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chelle19712015
14 February 2016|
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Response from CJaco40 | Property representative |
We can wrap items in bubble wrap for travel. We also provide carry-on bags for larger items. When you visit we can provide shipping options as well.
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