O'Reilly logo

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Costa Rica by DK Eyewitness

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Experience

1

Guápiles

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.

2 " ' \

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 ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required