El Viejo Wetlands, Area de Conservacion Guanacaste
(4.9/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web)
Discover a lush tropical paradise in a family-owned sustainable refuge at El Viejo Wetlands. Several guided tours, both overland and along the river, offer a great way to observe the local wildlife. Take the boat tour and see iguanas, crocodiles, and capuchin monkeys in their natural habitat, or get active and embark on a bicycle tour winding through dry forest, ripario forest, and lagoon. You can also learn more about sugar cane production and local indigenous history on the cultural tour. All tours include fresh fruits, tea, coffee, and other snacks. Browse through handmade jewelry at the cultural center; your purchase helps artisans from poor communities. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to El Viejo Wetlands and many more Area de Conservacion Guanacaste attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Area de Conservacion Guanacaste vacation route planner.
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  • Absolutely fantastic day out. We made our own way there and only did the boat trip (there are several others activities possible including a Coffee Tasting session). The staff are fantastic. Very know...  more »
  • We were taken there by our travel guide we had coffee a fantastic lunch. The food was great they had a wonderful gift shop and the grounds were very interesting cattle iguanas birds bats . We went on ...  more »
  • This was an unplanned visit to El Viejo. We were actually looking for the Palo Verde National park adjacent to the El Viejo reserve when we ran into this. We got lost and ended up here. What a pleasan...  more »