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Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo, San Jose
Categories: Hiking Trails, Wildlife Areas, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Explore Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo, a lush tropical rainforest that draws visitors for trekking and observing exotic plants and wildlife. Overlooking the dense green landscape, the inactive Barva Volacno--a peak of 2,906 m (9,534 ft)--supports an extraordinary biodiversity due to the range of altitudes, from the high altitude Volcán Barva to the humid lowlands on the Caribbean slope. Trek among 6,000 species of plants, or take the aerial tram for 2.6 km (1.6 mi) which glides you smoothly through the treetops. You'll find an abundance of wildlife in this habitat, with over 500 bird species and 150 mammals. Watch for white-faced monkeys, jaguars, bare-necked umbrellabirds, the common tink frog and the largest venomous snake in Costa Rica--the matabuey. Put Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo and other San Jose attractions into our San Jose vacation planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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This park was set aside by the president it is named for. Even though the main highway from the Pacific to the Atlantic passes through it, development along the road has not been permitted and on the ... read more »
Este parque que esta al salir de San Jose era un bosque primario (no tocado por la mano de hombre) es un muy buen sitio para aprender de la natutaleza, aunque llevar siempre un guia ofial.This park that is to the exit of San Jose was a forest primary (not touched by the hand of man) is a very good site to learn of it natutaleza, although carry always a guide ofial.show original
サンホセ近郊にあるので日帰りで楽しめる国立公園。ゴンドラやボートツアーのアトラクションもいくつかある。コスタリカの他の国立公園と違って特徴はないので、他の公園を回るのであれば、わざわざ訪れる必要もないとも思う。National Park on a day trip there in San Jose. There are some attractions of the gondola and boat trips. Unlike the other national parks in Costa Rica, because the feature is not necessary in other parks around, if you bother to visit it without it.show original
Luis Barinas Giudicelli
Awesome! If you want to feel close to nature that's the place.
Its a wonderful park, majestic views, its always foggy or rainy and the temperature is cool, even a little low. Be careful when driving through this park.
Costa rica adviser לטייל בזול בקוסטה ריקה
one of the most exciting parks in costa rica... a must visit
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