A magical destination to the continental divide of Costa Rica gives you the opportunity to walk through the Cloud forest and to have a deep connection with nature. Let´s visit the Hummingbird garden, 4 suspending bridges, and the butterfly farm at San Luis 3 in 1 combo tour.
The tour begins at 7:00 am in the morning driving up to the mountains to get to Tilaran mountain range, a very scenic ride with dairy farms, coffee fields, greenhouses of ferns, ornamental plants and different life zones as we ascend to the continental divide.
At San Luis Cloud Forest; as soon as we arrive, we take 10 minutes break for bathrooms and then, the adventures take place!
First, we walk to the butterfly farm special breeding is 80 square meters, here you will watch the cycle of a butterfly from the egg, caterpillar, chrysalis, and butterfly. Moreover, butterflies have different mechanisms of defense to deter potential predators like camouflage and alkaloids and their color refracted by light and not by pigment. These delicate insects will surprise you with their beauty and behaviors.
1 hour & 10 minutes hike
¡Get ready! to walk through 4 suspending bridges into the majestic Cloud Forest. Our Professional guides will take you on this hike and will interpret the dynamism of the flora and fauna that inhabits this wealthy forest, from root systems, forest layers, competition for nutrients and more.
In addition, there is a variety of fauna, such as toucans, quetzal monkeys, frogs, reptiles that inhabit the Cloud forest.
There are 25 species of hummingbirds flying freely around you with all kinds of colors, by the way, they are really fast moving their wings from 60 to 100 times per second. Take as many pictures as you like because you will not find them in the temperate regions. !
we will have a delicious “Casado” from Costa Rica the most popular in the country, that consists of rice, beans, salad and a choice of meat or a snack with a natural tropical fruit juice.
Our final stop will be at El Jardin, in San Ramon for bathrooms and shopping.
Also, there is garden access for pictures, a complimentary Gourmet coffee cup, and free WIFI.
We head back to the Hotel!
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