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All reviews worth a visit costa rica archaeological site nice walk easy hike hour drive from san jose small place bring bug spray leaf cutter ants flora and fauna ruins sites ancient aqueducts forest roads stone
There is something fascinating about this place
It is smaller than in many countries and there is so much more that they could discover but they have maintained a balance at keeping the area preserved and displaying the history
Walking with a Guide helps you...More
The place was fascinating but you really need a guide to explain everything. We had one through our hotel and Jorge has been a guide there for 20 years. There are signs that explain areas with English translations so if you do go alone you...More
This archeaological site is unique for Costa Rica, even though it does not equal the Mayan ruins of Copan or Peten. The site is worth a visit for the nice landscape it is situated in, the journey to it and the excellently well maintained site.
The National ruins are of quick interest. We arrived about 20 mins before closing. The guy who took our payment ($5 each for any age) said we should be out in 40 mins and we were - with a stop to watch a troop of...More
We had a wonderful tour with Estefania, who accommodated us even though there was a special event going on. I cannot emphasize enough how worth it it is to get a tour- although there are signs, we learned so much more from our guide then...More
Costa Rica is not known for having ruins from it’s indigenous people. Guayabo is the only place in the country where they can be seen. It is a 2+ hour drive from San Jose due to the mountainous terrain and not the distance. When you...More
We visited here in the afternoon and enjoyed our time in the park.
It was a bit of a rainy day but it didn’t deter from the experience.
The ruins themselves are interesting enough but we enjoyed the nature around it even more and managed...More
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Lots. Try the Marracuya, More Than Words. My personal favourites. There is another place good for lunch.... Soda la U. Try the special coconut risenbeans on Thursdays. For a nice mountain view, try the Turrialtico lodge. It... More
Lots. Try the Marracuya, More Than Words. My personal favourites. There is another place good for lunch.... Soda la U. Try the special coconut risenbeans on Thursdays. For a nice mountain view, try the Turrialtico lodge. It has great views and good food.