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La Reserva Forest Reserve

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Pura Vida

wonderful visit with local people who live their national motto "Pura Vida" or simple life. We... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
orsmith11
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Redmond, Oregon
Volunteered planting trees - can't wait to come back and see how they've grown

The reason I planned my trip to Costa Rica was so that I could volunteer and help the environment... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2015
Robyn G
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Jul 9, 2018
“Pura Vida”
Sep 28, 2015
“Volunteered planting trees - can't wait to come back and see how they've grown”
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

wonderful visit with local people who live their national motto "Pura Vida" or simple life. We heard this greeting from all age groups and nearly every contact. The west coast is lots of lush tropical jungle so thick the animals are hard to see in...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

The reason I planned my trip to Costa Rica was so that I could volunteer and help the environment. While planning the trip I got in contact with the co-founder of La Reserva, Daniel, and he helped us set up dates to come visit. He...More

1  Thank Robyn G
Reviewed September 7, 2012

Amazing reforestation project. I went on a walking tour and learned about many rainforest flora and fauna. If you are a naturalist i highly recommend checking this out!

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Reviewed September 7, 2012

La Reserva does some great work and its charismatic leader Roberta is passionate and easy to talk to. Very informative tours available here, though don't go expecting to see much wildlife.

1  Thank Adam D
Reviewed August 15, 2012

We were told about La Reserva on a taxi ride from La Fortuna and immediately booked a tour for an empty morning in our schedule. Our guide was a local - expert in English and "Bird" and everything to do with the forest. I'd thoroughly...More

2  Thank Lottie L
Reviewed July 27, 2012

It's an organization (non-profit) that is dedicated to keep Costa Rica green. They have a great night tour as well. We saw animals which you normally do not see easily.

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