Guayabo National Monument

Length 4 Hours Activity Level Easy. Great for: History lovers; nature lovers; culture lovers Tour HighlightsTour DescriptionWhat’s included? What to bring? MapImportant to know Guayabo was a mysterious ancient city that was home to over 10,000 people. These people mysteriously vanished just before the arrival of the Spanish in the 16th century. Guayabo National Monument, is Costa Rica’s…

Catie Botanical Garden

Catie Botanical Garden Length 2 Hours Activity Level Easy. Involves walking. Great for: Nature Lovers, Birdwatchers, Photographers. Tour HighlightsTour DescriptionWhat’s included? What to bring? MapQ&AImportant to know You will visit the extensive plantations of CATIE (Tropical Agricultural Centre for Research and Higher Education). You will appreciate a variety of tropical plants from distinct parts of the…

Catie Mountain Bike

Catie Mountain Bike Length 2 Hours Activity Level Easy to moderate Great for: Mountain Bikers. Participants must be at least 8 years old. Tour HighlightsTour DescriptionWhat’s included? What to bring? MapImportant to know The Catie Mountain Bike Tour will take bikers on a ride through the tropical plantations of CATIE. The topography of the trails is not…

Costa Rican coffee among the most recognized by US coffee drinkers

Costa Rica is the third most recognized coffee-producing country for consumers in the United States, behind Colombia and Brazil, according to a survey by the National Coffee Association (NCA), released last week. The results are part of National Coffee Drinking Trends 2014, in which the NCA surveyed a sample of people representative of the U.S. population. Respondents were asked to name the…

Aerial View Parador

El Parador Hotel

Hotel DescriptionHighlights of the hotel Amenities & ServicesAbout the roomsMap El Parador Hotel was designed using a Spanish-Mediterranean architectural style. All accommodations boast ocean, jungle or garden views and all of the amenities today’s modern traveller has come to expect. Both self-service and concierge laundry facilities and room service are available. El Parador daily breakfast buffet…