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Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo

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North Of San Jose 19 km, San Jose 10104, Costa Rica
506 283 5896
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North Of San Jose 19 km, San Jose 10104, Costa Rica
506 283 5896
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We took the gondola through the tree tops and forest floor - Amazing views of animals and birds. Tapirs walked through the parking lot and were an unexpected treat. I wish we had had more time for the trails but our tour just gave us...More

Thank karinnadeau2017
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Braulio Carrillo is spectacular. Pure jungle with the most amazing flora and fauna on Earth. It's a must in Costa Rica.

Thank gioconda2016
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We took the 6 in 1 rainforest tour from San Jose which included a direct pickup from our Condo. Pros: - Our tour guide for the animals, tram and in the van (Edgar) was great! He was friendly and extremely knowledgeable about Costa Rica and...More

1  Thank kitajenn8709
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This is one of the biggest national parks in the country. The t do have three different trails who are maintained more or less.It is rain forest, so bring a light rain jacked and waterproofed shoes. We have seen much more interesting parks in the...More

Thank PeterThilo
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The entrance is little hard to find and a better sign should be placed. The thing is that the entrance is located along a very busy road and driving slowly is impossible. We loved the park. The jungle is remote and the amount of wildlife...More

Thank AndreMoree1986
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I had 1 day to spend in San Jose and i wanted to see more of the countryside. So i booked the 6 in 1 day tour at two days notice. The bus arrived promptly at 8.20 and after collecting several others we were on...More

Thank LondonRon
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Highly recommen this park for visit. It is good 3 treks for walking. Excellent time. Happy to come back.

Thank Molodaya
Reviewed 24 March 2017

My boyfriend and I were hoping to hike the Volcan Barva but ended up at the park only entrance of Braulio Carillo. The public bus routes are few and do not pick up from downtown San Jose (where we were staying). We used GPS on...More

1  Thank gabichez15
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Took the rainforest aerial tram tour and it was great through viator within the 24 hr window time, the tram was great the guides I am sorry I forgot his name was young an pleasantly intelligent, informative with a good attitude, the staff at this...More

1  Thank lviola68
Reviewed 27 November 2016

The drive through the Park is truly beautiful but my biggest complaint is that it needs widening since it can be a long drive if you get behind a truck or a vehicle breaks down on the road. We took a number of tours that...More

Thank romadaro
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Hannah G
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Response from Raquel R | Reviewed this property |
Ask your hotel to make the arrangement for your tour, is safe, cheap and fast... enjoy it!