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Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo

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Reviewed 10 January 2016

Ok, everyone in Costa Rica will tell you you're in the real Jurrassic park, BUT because of the pure size of Braulio you can really get into the jungle and feel its true size and feel. Great example of untouched nature.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank leigthm
Reviewed 24 October 2015

Some ranger stations along the main road through the park, where hiking trails start; we would have expected more places where you can stop to look at the surroundings; meeting of two rivers under a bridge is fascinating. I don't think you need to plan...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Silke M
Reviewed 12 October 2015

If you enjoy walking and watch the nature go there,is not too far from San Jose, You can go in public transport, but the bad part is that the way back you have to wait for a bus and be lucky to get space to...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Ricardo V
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Decided to pay a visit on the way back to San Jose from the Caribbean coast. Was very quiet so luckily didn't have to wait from the tram, was worth doing but very expensive for what it was. Cost $60 each. Tram lasted an hour...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank GillH1406
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Want to know more about nature and rain forest, hiking inside the Baraulio Carrillo National park, in the contolled areas will give you a whole idea about what it is.. just get ready with stuff to eat and hiking shoes...experience the drops...

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank HillTravelCR
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Amazing experience, you really feel in contact with nature. Not the best NP in Costa Rica, but anyone will enjoy it!

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Johnnpo
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Love birdwatching and breathing fresh air while enjoying the quietness of a wild rainforest? If you're visiting Costa Rica you can't miss this place. Expect to spend a full day walking on trails, getting wet by the occasional rain storm and have your camera ready...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank TourGuideMan
Reviewed 27 July 2015

I could not find many reviews on this park so we went in not really knowing what to expect. It was an absolutely beautiful drive up the mountain. The fee was $12.00 per person and worth every penny. There are two trails - one that...More

Date of experience: July 2015
5  Thank Sara4travel
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Braulio Carrillo is divided by the "Interstate" (Carretera 32). On the NorthWest side of 32 is the main entrance with the guard post. There are 2 small hikes there, each lasting about 30 minutes. On the SouthEast side of 32, there are 2 circuits. The...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Josue A
Reviewed 27 June 2015

The park is located in between San José city and Puerto Limón on the Caribbean. It is accessible from the Limon Highway, which bisects the park (northwest to southeast), and from Barva canton on the north. Its a very green place and its full of...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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