Corcovado National Park

Hiking Tour from Carate and/or Jimenez

Corcovado Hiking Tour from Carate and/or Jimenez Start time and place 7:00 a.m. Lapa Ríos Length Around 6 Hours Great for: Nature Lovers, Hikers Activity Level Moderate to Strenous Tour HighlightsTour DescriptionWhat’s included? What to bring? MapQ&AImportant to Know This tour departs from Lapa Ríos at 5am, transferring you along a scenic road to Carate…

Rincon de la Vieja

Rincon de la Vieja

Distance from San José From San José: 253 km (157 miles), 4.5 hours; From Liberia Airport:  37 km, 1 hour; Great for: Nature lovers, Bird Watchers, Photographers, Adventure Seekers, Hot Springs and Spa Lovers About Rincón de la ViejaMost strikingMapWeather The largest volcano in the Guanacaste Mountain Range, Rincón de la Vieja is made up…

Joss Stone to Sing in Costa Rica

Joss Stone, the English singer, is going to perform in Costa Rica at the Jazz Café in Escazú on Tuesday June 2. Stone is among the very best soul singers of our time. Her popularity precedes her. Her second album is the one that awarded her international prestige. Mind Body & Soul sold 75,000 copies…

Turrialba Volcano spews more ash over Costa Rica’s Central Valley in Easter eruption

Geologists with the National University’s Vulcanological and Sismological Observatory (OVSICORI) reported another ash eruption from Turrialba Volcano starting at 11:24 a.m. Sunday and lasting for an hour. The eruption is the latest in a string of blasts since October from the active volcano, located 50 kilometers northeast of the capital San José. According to OVSICORI, the column of…