Finca La Isla, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca

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#6 of 8 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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  • Our guide, speaking french circulated us all over the garden. I understand that some may see a place not maintained, if they expect to find a garden to the French... Nature is Queen, and those who take care of the garden do it with passion. Go ahead, but do it with a guide. It is essential to discover what this garden has to show you.
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  • If you’re into tropical plants and fruits, you’ll have a great time at Finca la Isla. We had so much fun walking through and discovering new plants and spotting tree frogs! At the end, the really frie...  more »
  • If you really like plants and Latin names this is the place for you. If you aren’t into tropical plants you can skip this place. For 3000 colones I got to walk thru up to 4 inches ( 10 cms) of mud on ...  more »
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