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Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo

#16 of 119 things to do in San Jose Features Animals
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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11 - 20 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 1 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.

Thank Boyd F
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.

Thank Planodude4u
Reviewed 23 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.

Thank Rodrigo C
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...More

1  Thank robinmax11
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...More

1  Thank Itzhak Z
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We totally missed the entrance to the park. There was no roadsign. Because the road goes uphill trucks go very slow. There are 3 lanes, but strangly enough always 2 lanes are going down and 1 up.

Thank AnnekeBr
Reviewed 12 February 2016

It is a wild and huge park (more than 20 km).There are a couple of walkable trails and in one of the main entrance you can enjoy a zip line allowing to have an incredible perspective of the park

Thank Francesco L
Reviewed 30 January 2016

The park entrance is found just off highway 32. There are 3 trails, 2 of which are fairly easy to navigate and are roughly 2.5km combined, the third is 2.5km and the terrain is a bit rough in spots. It's not a very popular park...More

2  Thank Gordon M
Reviewed 29 January 2016

It is absolutely beautiful forest. They have Tourist attractions like zip line and gondolas. If you go on the gondola trip. You zoom through the forest, which is simply spectacular. We spotted several birds, their nests, little animals and amazing trees that we never saw...More

Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Picked up from hotel in La Sabana area of San José. The park is about an hour away from San José. Passed by coffee plantations on the way to the park. Given a tour, nature trail that is paved. Awesome spread of Costa Rican food....More

2  Thank Jereme L
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Hannah G
8 November 2016|
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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!