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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  • I went here based on the glowing reviews and the fact that I love plants and frogs. The tour was not available on the day we went, so we did the self guided tour. The map is not great, but we were abl...  more »
  • The Botanical Garden is really beautiful. You can discover so many different plants. Mainly fruit trees! And you can taste everything. You don't even need luck to see the little red arrow frog. We have discovered there several times. You can get even a description of the garden in various languages, including German. Finally, you get another obstverkostung. We did it without a guide and what is really good.
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  • We arrived on a closed day but Peter was happy to see us anyway. Anyone living in Costa Rica as we do would be well advised to visit. One of the most interesting gardens (jungles, forests call it what...  more »

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