41 miles (66 km) NE of San José @ From San José

The most westerly and largest town on Hwy 32, Guápiles lies in the heart of a banana-producing zone, and is known as a center for flowers and ornamental plant farms. The gateway town for the region, it’s a popular local shopping destination without being too touristy, and has plenty of homey, traditional Tico restaurants. With a range of accommodation, it makes a good base for trips to nearby attractions such as the Parque Nacional Tortuguero.

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Veragua Rainforest Eco-Adventure

18 miles (28 km) SW of Puerto Limón @ From Puerto Limón to Liverpool, then by jeep-taxi # May–Dec: pre-booked groups ...

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