Finca La Isla, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

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#5 of 7 in Parks in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Discover flourishing animal and plant life as you stroll through a peaceful natural setting at Finca La Isla. The botanical garden, built on an old abandoned cacao plantation, bursts with fruit trees, spice trees, and exotically colored flowers. Take the opportunity to try freshly made fruit juices, taste ripe seasonal fruit, and sample homemade chocolate. Keep an eye out for the local animal life as you walk around. Find vibrantly colored poison dart frogs, sloths, reptiles, toucans and other birds. For Finca La Isla and beyond, use our Puerto Viejo de Talamanca day trip planning app to get the most from your Puerto Viejo de Talamanca vacation.
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  • Very educational tour. Take the tour with a guide really worth the cost. Our guige Allen knows his material and is passionate about what he does. He is friendly and takes the time to show us, explain and answer our questions. We tasted several fruits and the great chocolate they make on-site.
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  • Just the fruit tasting alone is worth going here. The farm itself is an inspirational place. It is in my opinion a great example of how fruit should be grown. The host Allan is an extreme friendly guy...  more »
  • We had an excellent self-guided tour through the gardens. Great price for a couple of hours of entertainment and the host at reception was very accommodating, friendly and knowledgeable. It felt like ...  more »

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca offers an excellent selection of accommodations, most of which cluster along the coastline to the north. Many lie on or just off the main highway, Route 256, which runs through the center of town. Budget-friendly accommodations abound here, with a plethora of youth hostels and beachfront bed and breakfasts, as well as a large selection of mid-range hotels.
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