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We found great results, but some are outside Province of Alajuela. Showing results in neighboring cities.
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Playa Manuel Antonio Manuel Antonio 38.5 mi away
#1 of 13 things to do in Manuel Antonio
It's a must see place when you visit Quepos or Manuel Antonio!! Amazing and beautiful beach with super warm and clear water, great for surfing, swimming and it's kids friendly too!
In this guided tour that was under 2 km, we saw 6 three toed sloths, 1 two toed sloth, a whole family of squirrel monkeys, a few howler monkeys, multiple varieties of iguanas/lizards, bats, and hummingbirds.
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Tree Chocolate Tour Upala
#1 of 2 things to do in Upala
Our kids had a blast hiking through the jungle learning first-hand about the local plants and animals, taste-testing different coconuts and cocoa pods, turning the sugarcane mill to make our own iced cane juice, a...
The walk through the farm was manageable even for small children, and the cacao fruit and coconuts were welcome refreshments along the way.
Proyecto Asis La Fortuna de San Carlos
#2 of 32 things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Excellent and interesting tour by Carlos of the animal rescue centre, followed by "volunteering" which amounted to preparing food and then feeding the animals, which was great fun for us and our kids.
Our tour guide, Carlos, was extremely passionate about the work that Proyecto does, had a great sense of humor, and was extremely relatable while educating both adults & children of the realities of "not so wild"...
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Toucan Rescue Ranch San Isidro 12.8 mi away
#1 of 3 things to do in San Isidro
We loved every minute of our visit and the kids got to see sloths, parrots, macaws, monkeys, and lots of owls.
Very educational, interesting, unusual great for everyone at any ages and great for kids that can keep their hands out of biting range of the animals.
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Jose's Crocodile River Tour Tarcoles 31.3 mi away
#1 of 14 things to do in Tarcoles
Thank you so much, José, for an unforgettable adventure including you quirky humor - we will recommend you to all our friends and family.
Our family of five enjoyed seeing the Crested Cara Caras, Egrets, Motmots, and Hawks, Jesus Christ lizards and crocodiles up close.
Finca Caballo Loco - Horse Tours Costa Rica Ciudad Colon 6.9 mi away
#1 of 4 things to do in Ciudad Colon
Enjoyed a horseback ride through the jungle with my 3 kids ages 9,7,5.
My children had a blast and are still talking about how fun the trail was.
Sibu Chocolate San Isidro 14.2 mi away
#2 of 3 things to do in San Isidro
We learned a lot about cocoa and tasted some of the best chocolate in the world, and the grounds are very picturesque, providing a backdrop for some amazing family photos.
Definitely off the beaten path but close enough for a fun, enjoyable day for the entire family.
Vic-Tours Carara 29.7 mi away
#1 of 2 things to do in Carara
Me and my family stayed for a week in Tamarindo, and throughout the week Victor took us on many tours, which were all exceptional!
Vic shared with us his personal story and really taught our kids about his connection to CR’s amazing natural environment.
Butterfly Conservatory El Castillo
#2 of 3 things to do in El Castillo
Kids were fascinated to see so many gorgeous butterflies, explore plants, and meet poisonous dart, blue jeans frogs, as well as turtles and toads.
A Howler monkey family is really enjoying the Butterfly Conservatory, hence "The Howler Monkey trail".
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Bijagua Rainforest - Tours Bijagua de Upala
#1 of 10 things to do in Bijagua de Upala
We went there to visit the Parque Nacional Volcan Tenorio with our 2 kids (5 and 7 years old) ... and we met our guide Marlon !
The following day we were welcomed into a family run cacao farm and again felt very welcomed by everyone.
Coati Tours Naranjo
#1 of 4 things to do in Naranjo
Wilson and Elsy provided a brilliant all round service for us (family of 5 - 3 young kids) - the organisation was fantastic and the enthusiasm for the country and the flexibility and knowledge was brilliant - if y...
We were fortunate to have Wilson for our major legs of our trip and he took us to the best authentic Costa Rican restaurants - most family owned and oh such a wonderful experience.
Bogarin Trail La Fortuna de San Carlos
#1 of 32 things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Besides his knowledge of the wildlife and plants in the area which is considerable, Giovanni is also a great storyteller and hearing about how he witnessed the 1968 eruption with his own eyes as a child was a real...
We really had a wonderful time and wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Giovanni to our friends and family.
Jardins da Cachoeira de La Paz Vara Blanca
#1 of 1 things to do in Vara Blanca
In addition to the stunning waterfalls, the park hosts an amazing range of Costa Rica´s wildlife: felines, toucans, butterflies, snakes, sloths, hummingbirds; perfect for kids and adults.
A pleasant walk in nature Nice tour in a very beautiful place Lots of birds and animals Comfortable walking routes Lunch was rich and delicious This place is suitable for families and children highly recommend
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Hacienda Alsacia Starbucks Coffee Farm Alajuela
#1 of 22 things to do in Alajuela
I enjoyed the talk of all the global areas of the world that also produce coffee and some history of coffee's discovery in Africa with Jose's fun commentary, he made learning fun and the kids stayed in tune, even...
One of the most interesting things I learned on the tour is that Starbucks employs hundreds of staff at these company-owned farms and offer staff and their families housing, food, medical, and schooling for their...
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El Toledo Coffee Tour Atenas
#1 of 5 things to do in Atenas
Fascinating, humbling, and most of all delicious, this tour of the family-owned farm will leave you speechless (and probably with 10 purchased bags of coffee beans).
Overall, a very thorough, interesting and educational tour lending insight into one of the world's major industries through the eyes of a small scale, multi-generational family coffee grower.
La Gavilana Herbs & Art El Castillo
#1 of 3 things to do in El Castillo
We so appreciated the experience which was made all the more special by the kindness and generosity of this special family.
Kids loved wading in the stream and pool at the waterfall.
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Finca Verde Lodge Tours Bijagua de Upala
#2 of 10 things to do in Bijagua de Upala
If you are looking to share time with on a beautiful nice family garden-like estate indulged with nature, please go and experience.
It has a wonderful family atmosphere and all the family staff were both knowledgeable and helpful.
Zoo Ave Alajuela
#3 of 22 things to do in Alajuela
They had all sorts of birds, sloths, monkeys, turtles, iguanas, etc. a great place for families.
I will highly recommended this amazing Consciousness by protecting animals that your children and yourself need.
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Arenal Eco Zoo El Castillo
#3 of 3 things to do in El Castillo
A game of foosball at the end completed this perfect rainy day excursion with kids!
Carlos took a family portrait of us holding a snake Half way round Carlos caught a giant flying bug....he held it for the next 10 minutes whilst explaining the exhibits.
ATV La Finca Agua Azul
#1 of 1 things to do in Agua Azul
Wonderful Family ATV Ride with Gorgeous Hot Springs
We saw a ton of animals and native plants on the way up/ Danny was super knowledgable and great with the kids.
Los Lagos Hot Springs La Fortuna de San Carlos
#5 of 32 things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Tips (if you're visiting for a day) : bring water and snacks (I wish we brought more food to make it a picnic - kids were hungry all the time after playing on the water slides), sunscreen is a must, and even bette...
Los Lagos perfect family spot for nature lovers and water sliders!
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Arenal Oasis Wildlife Refuge La Fortuna de San Carlos
#3 of 32 things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos
We did the night hike with our kids, ages 4 and 7. Our guide was very thorough and informative- really took his time to make sure we all got great pictures and knew what we were seeing.
Our kids loved it and we always felt safe.
Lake Arenal La Fortuna de San Carlos
#7 of 32 things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos
Our family enjoyed our time boating, in a motorized boat, around Lake Arenal, taking in the sights, lots of birdwatching and aquatic reptiles to be seen.
The pedal Board is the most amazing tour in the area of La Fortuna,I enjoy a lot whit my family,you can take your childrens is very safe,this activity is realy good to enjoy nature and play in the water my kids en...
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Museo de los Ninos San Jose 11.0 mi away
#7 of 86 things to do in San Jose
Great museum for kids, very hands on, lots of activities and broad range of exhibits, from Dinosaurs to Science to Art and Civic matters.
The children can dress in dinosaur costumes, excavate fossils and learn about these creatures from displays around the exhibit.
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Bosque de la Hoja Heredia 9.1 mi away
#1 of 6 things to do in Heredia
Beautiful place in San Rafael de HEREDIA IS nice to visit with pets and children also IS possible carry on veberage and food
There is a dog park, some playgropunds for kids and a very nice trail to walk.
Frogs Heaven Horquetas 28.6 mi away
#1 of 4 things to do in Horquetas
Awesome for whole family, photography enthusiasts, or just nature lovers
Jose, the owner/operator of this small, family-run attraction is sooo knowledgeable!
Parque Diversiones San Jose 7.6 mi away
#11 of 86 things to do in San Jose
Fun day for children and adults in costa rica
The park is fairly small but there is plenty to do, and it's a real family experience.
Orosi River Valley ( El Valle del Rio Orosi ) Province of Cartago 6.4 mi away
#1 of 40 things to do in Province of Cartago
Wonderful patios, and beautifully kept grounds with lots of room for children to play.
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CR Beach Barn Esterillos Este 37.3 mi away
#2 of 4 things to do in Esterillos Este
Beautiful spot, so if you are around Jaco, Hermosa, Esterillos or passing by "La Costanera" heading to south, don´t miss it, and let your spirit be part of this great family.
Beautiful spot, so if you are around the area of Jaco, Hermosa, Esterillos or passing by "La Costanera", heading to south, stop by and let your spirit be part of this beautiful family.
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Dave & Dave's Costa Rica Nature Park La Virgen 28.2 mi away
#1 of 8 things to do in La Virgen
This family run pavilion is lovingly maintained by David whose care for preservation of the many wonderfull numbers of birds is obvious.On an early morning visit feeding sites were populated with enticing attracti...
Dave was very informative about the birds and wildlife and also told us of his families journey from the start, to where they are today, so so interesting and should be extremely proud, they have done a remarkable...