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Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo

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Address: North Of San Jose 19 km, San Jose 10104, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 506 283 5896
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USD 99.00*
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Rainforest Adventure Atlantic Aerial Tram Tour
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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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 October 2016
Diana S
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Washington, DC
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 required us to travel this route and each and every time traffic was backed up... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

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 drive you are plunged into the most primeval rain forest.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

A breathtaking view, you will find a beautiful water fall with lots of vegetation to enjoy! The green and peace you can breath is like paradise

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Morelia, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Lovely park to see beautiful animals free in the nature, you'll live the rainforest in a very nice way and incredibly near by.

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Thank Raquel R
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

I have only ever passed through this park on the way to do whitewater rafting with Ríos Tropicales on El Pacuare, but it is breathtaking each and every time.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

We visited the Braulio Carrillo park on our Aerial Tram tour; the view going up the mountain was simply incredible, not to be missed.

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Plano, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

It is a well maintained and clean park where one can just walk about or just sit, relax, and chill out.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

I only visited the Parque Braulio Carrillo by the side of the Barba Volcano. The road it is not that good but it has very nice trekking trails. It worth to visit it.

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Escazu, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

The aerial tram was so peaceful! We only saw an eyelash viper, but I would still recommend it!! There was a tour afterwards through butterfly garden and snake and frog exhibits that I could have done without. I think if we didn't have the kids with us, I would try to do the hiking but I'm not sure if that's... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

The park is beautiful and the sights along the beaches are amazing. You can spot some animals if you are lucky, but not as many as I have expected. The entrance to the park is complicated and ineffective. You have first buy the tickets in a building which is not near the gate and than stand in line in front... More 

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