El Viejo Combo Tour
Locatión: Parque Nacional Palo verde, Guanacaste.
The fauna of this National Park, in the dry season is similar to the African savannah, consists of more than 280 species of birds (including 60 aquatic), 76 types of mammals, 55 species of amphibians and reptiles, while its abundant and magical flora is composed of more than 740 plants.
You will enjoy the privilege of being in the place and observe the spectacular scenery, on the terrace of "La Casona" is served a buffet of seasonal fruits and natural juices, coffee or tea, suitable for cool off under the splendorous sunshine guanacaste inshore before starting the expedition. Keep your cameras for a moment and get ready to point to a new world of exotic experiences beyond the hills.
The forest path will take us on a fascinating journey in the middle of trails and rivers hidden attractions. Later we headed toward the private sanctuary for the old address a boat fully equipped, managed by our experts in the captains that we will revisit the edges of the Palo Verde National Park on the Rio Tempisque River.
The incredible route will experience sensations unpublished to observe an impressive variety of migratory waterfowl and resident as the spoonbill or the impressive Jabiru; while the smaller travelers may enjoy looking at the crocodiles and monkeys of white face.
During our boat tour visitors will feel as the reporters from National Geography, photographing his whim a variety of birds, mammals and reptiles that posing for the cameras in an unforgettable natural scene in the middle of the forest. Back to "La Casona" has not yet completed all; a typical Costa Rican lunch buffet, will close this tour where adventure, history and nature converge in a magical place.
La Casona "La Casona is a faithful reflection of the golden era of the Great Haciendas of Costa Rica and Nicaragua" "La Casona" is a wonderful Hacienda built in its entirety of wood of more than 130 years, whose importance lies in addition to its antiquity (1870 ), to be a true representation of how they were in his time the larger estates. This house of ancient lineage proudly represents the spirit of hard work of those who lived and died in the middle of the 1800s in a distant colonial era of Costa Rica.
Canopy Tour visitors more daring and adventurous can enjoy slide on the tops of the trees in perspective and admire the magnificence of the Guanacaste lowlands and the dry tropical forest through the canopy of first class installed in the Old; with 6 cables, 10 platforms and a hanging bridge will be the best experience of this kind in the country. In addition he is certified by the Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT by its acronym in English), who regulate this activity in the United States.
Departure Time: 09:00-, 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm.
Trip Duration: Approximately 5:00 hours.
What to Bring: bathing suit, Jean or light pants, towel, sunscreen, mosquito repellant, camera, comfortable shoes for horseback riding and boating.
The Tour Includes: Transportation private land in the area of the hotel and tour guide, all our rates include fruits, juice, coffee or tea.
Fee $ 136 to choose from:
House Sabanero-Trapiche + Horse + boat and lunch.
Canopy Sabanero-Trapiche + Home + boat and lunch.
Rack rates are and they should add $3 per person for the entry of founders at the private retreat of the Old Wildlife Wetlands
Trapiche and House of Sabanero This tour is designed to show the process of sugar cane and its derivatives, activity typical of the area north of the country. Visitors will be able to live the experience of the Costa Rican Trapiche, extraction of juice from the cane through the oxen; in addition to enjoy with the development of homemade tortillas, the traditional or the tired " sweet cover, accompanied by the unmistakable Costa Rican coffee. All this, in the middle of a missed chat on the history of the haciendas of yesteryear and families guanacastecas.
In colonial times in Guanacaste certainly was sweetened with raw sugar and the " "panela" cane sugar". There is nothing like the refreshing taste of the lemonade panela traditional known as "Water and frog" by the way, don't worry, there is no frog included in secret ingredients (Sapo means frog in spanish). What you seem to share some of our most cherished traditions as the "mill of ox-operated sugar" (trapiche), 130 years of age, tortillas, fresh coffee aromatic or the best candy ever tasted. We invite you to meet some people who will be happy to tell the true story of the Costa Rican Haciendas and working families. A pleasant occasion for all!
Cabalgata live a new experience in the Horse Back Riding tours within the dry tropical forest that is located in the National Reserve of Life The old Hacienda. During the tour, it is possible to observe various species of trees that are common in this type of forest, as are the tree of Guanacaste, "naked Indian", pore pore, Cornizuelo, pochote, among others, knowing of these relevant information with the help of our guides. In addition, a horseback ride in the forest, is ideal for the observation of some animals, like monkeys, birds, and other finance has a team of guides specialized in Adventure Tourism. We have and we comply with all safety standards to ensure your visit. We have a paramedic in staff, four first aid stations and equipment pre-hospital