Top things to do nearby
Doka Estates Coffee Tour
Colinas del Poas Zipline
The Butterfly Farm
Top things to do on a
Walking tour of Alajuela
La Feria (Farmer's Market)
5 beautiful parks
Nearby lakes with picnic
Leaves & Lizards
Arenal Volcano Cabin Retreat (tel.
and Lizards creates the perfect blend of adventure,
discovery and tranquility for each guest.
visit to Volcan Arenal is the quintessential volcano
experience. Its black conical shape rises imposingly from
pristine primary rainforest.
Imagine yourself rocking gently in a hammock on the porch of
your private cabin, sipping a tropical drink while listening
to Howler monkeys complain about the afternoon rain. As the
sun sets, the smoking boulders that roll down the steep
slopes of Arenal become firey red, creating a magnificent
fireworks display, compliments of Mother Nature.
CASA DE LA PLAZA
Rentals features several private homes in the colonial city
of Granada, Nicaragua that are leased to responsible persons
throughout the year. These homes are occupied by the owners
when they are in Nicaragua and leased when they are away.
The homes are carefully maintained and inspected to make
sure they are perfect condition when you arrive. Currently
Granada Home Rental has three homes available. Be sure to
check the calendar for each property to obtain exact dates
of availability. A description of each home, with
photographs, is available for inspection on this site. Each
home comes with a comprehensive downloadable manual that
will provide additional information, local events and
Tour Companies that
pick up in Alajuela
Top things to do with a
Poas Volcano National Park
Catamaran Cruise" (tel.
www.calypsocruises.com) is a one-day boat tour full of adventure that leaves
daily from Puntarenas, Costa Rica's major Pacific Port. Once
on board the 71-foot Catamaran Manta Raya, you will cruise
past some of the 23 islands in the calm waters of the Gulf of
Nicoya, where you can see porpoise, dolphins, sea turtles and aquatic birds.
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Cloud Forest Lodge
Cloud Forest Lodge (tel.
506/2740-1067, fax 506/2740-1071, firstname.lastname@example.org,
bungalows located in the heart of the Los Santos Forest
Reserve, some 80 km from the capital San JosÃ© towards
Southern Costa Rica. The small village of San Gerardo de Dota
is only a few kilometersl away. Constructed on the top of a
hill in the middle of this alley full of Quetzals, Dantica
offers a spectacular view of the cloud forest at an altitude
of 2600 meters. The primary forest with century old oak trees
is only a one minute walk away. Click
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Sleeping With The Toucans
& Alison Tinsley
The only Costa
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Rica's most scenic destinations -
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