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The Indigenous Peoples of Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a nation rich in natural beauty, rainforests, volcanoes, stunning beaches, and a vast ecosystem of plants and animals. It is also a land of fascinating history and its native indigenous culture is also incredibly interesting to explore. Of the many things to do in San Jose, Costa

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Day Trips from San Jose, Costa Rica: Venado Caves

Just a few kilometers from Arenal Volcano is one of the best day trips from San Jose Costa Rica for lovers of adventure.  Venado Caves (Cavernas del Venado) is a fantastic attraction for those who don’t mind getting wet or dirty and who wish to experience the fun of spelunking

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la paz waterfall

Las Paz Waterfall

Within a short drive from San Jose, Costa Rica and not far from Poas Volcano, another fantastic tourist attraction well worth a visit waits for you. La Paz Waterfall Gardens is a privately-owned ecological attraction. It offers renowned hiking, environmental education, an animal sanctuary, and Costa Rica’s most famous waterfalls.

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Arenal Volcano National Park: La Fortuna

Arenal Volcano National Park in Costa Rica is a very popular tourist destination, with many visitors exploring the area every year. Situated in the Alajuela Province, Arenal Volcano is in the region of La Fortuna. La Fortuna is a district and a small city in the San Carlos canton. Spanish

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Wildlife in Costa Rica: Frogs

Costa Rica is a cornucopia of unique and amazing wildlife, and this is one of the reasons so many people flock to visit this remarkable Central American nation. From vibrant birdlife to lizards and snakes; from jaguars to sloths; from beautiful butterflies to insects that are like no others in

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Hiking in Arenal Volcano National Park

The Arenal Volcano National Park is a fantastic tourist destination in Costa Rica and the volcano itself ranks as one of the most spectacular sights in the nation. It was one of Costa Rica’s most active volcanoes in the last fifty years.

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Poas Volcano Tour: Highlights

Our Poas Volcano tour from San Jose has many highlights along the way, and there is a lot more to this tour than simply the volcano itself. As well as visiting the volcano and the Doka Coffee Estate, there are other stops and points of interest on this day trip

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Monteverde Sky Tram and Sky Trek

In our last blog post, we looked in depth at the Sky Walk attraction in the Monteverde Biological Reserve. This location also offers other adventure options, namely the Sky Tram and the Sky Trek. These are among the best day trips from San Jose Costa Rica and a must to

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Monteverde Sky Walk and Cloud Forest Reserve

One of the great day trips from San Jose, Costa Rica, or better still, worthy of a longer trip on its own, is Monteverde and its famous Sky Walk. Included on our Vacation Package itinerary, Monteverde is something very special and an experience not to be missed.

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Poas Volcano National Park: Doka Estate Coffee Tour

Part of your Poas Volcano Tour with Costa Rica Volcanoes is a coffee tour on the Doka Estate. After you’ve experienced the breathtaking active Poas volcano itself, with its lunar landscape, blue Crater Lake, cloud forests, and the potential to see steaming fumaroles and erupting geysers, you’ll descend the volcano

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