Rio Celeste, Hotel B&B Bijagua de Upala

Birdwatching Lodge
Volcanos Tenorio & Miravalles - Costa Rica

Volcano Tenorio National Park and Rio Celeste

Hike in the rainforest, where the lush jungle hides an extraordinary fauna that fears you. You will see there a confluent of two crystal clear rivers which by a chemical reaction gives the water its light blue colour. Don't miss its blue lagoon, its bubbling spot with sulphuric gases, its spectacular panoramic view and its imposing waterfall. Please note that it is strongly forbidden to swim in the Park. Bilingual guides are available (contact us).

Driving time: 30 minutes - Activity: 3 to 4 hours
Entrance fee pp: $12 - Difficulty: Medium -Safe Parking $2 per car

Chocolate Farm

OFFERED to all guests who spend at least 2 nights in "Sueño Celeste"!
You can book now but ACTIVE as from January 3rd, 2017.

Discover A to Z the production of chocolate in a farm of the area. The cocoa tree, its flowers, the pollination, the picking, the basting, the fermentation, the drying, the roasting and the grinding of the beans. Next comes conching and refining to finally arrive at chocolate or cocoa. In addition you will see a breeding of langoustines.

To book with us Activity: 2 hours
Rate pp: $12 - Difficulty: NO

Tubing in Rio Celeste

Enjoy descending one of the most beautiful rivers in the world. The tubing experience is a cocktail made of the adrenaline of the rapids, the pleasure in observing the tropical forest from the quiet waters and the surprise of discovering a great variety of reptiles, birds and mammals. The temperature of the water is ideal for this activity. Transport, guide and snack are included in the rate.

To book with us Activity: 4 hours
Rate pp: $50 - Difficulty: NO

Kayaking Caño Blanco & Caño Negro

Two of the most beautiful wetlands throughout the Northland of Costa Rica, come together in this paradisiacal place of exceptional beauty, we paddle along the Blue River to observe several species of animals such as spider monkeys, white-face monkey, howler monkeys, iguanas and Caiman, but also visit Caño blanco freshwater mangroves, unique in the area and a place with an impressive scenic beauty; time passes while we observe birds on the flooded forest and discover gaps and sites that still look unexplored. The transport, guide, lunch and snack are included in the rate.

To book with us - Activity: 4 hours
Rate pp: $65 - Difficulty: NO

Horseback Riding and a swim in the blue river

After Rio Celeste on your own, meet your guide around 1 p.m. at the Posada Amistad where a nice traditional lunch will be served by a family well known for their wide smiles. The ride will bring you though open fields, trails and forest till the blue river outside of the Park. There, swimming is allowed. This tour is also combined with wildlife observation. Satisfaction guaranteed, bring enough batteries for your camera.

To book with us - Activity: 3 hours
Rate pp: $45 - Difficulty: Medium

Bijagua Frogs Tour

Guided Tour from 9:00 to 19:00 in Spanish with the owner. You will discover amphibians, reptiles, insects, mammals and birds. A lot of memories to tell your children or grandchildren ! If you want a bilingual guide, count with $5 additional per person

To book with us - Activity: 2-2:30 hours
Entrance fee pp: $10 - Difficulty: NO

Rafting on Tenorio River

This white waters rafting permits little nature and wildlife observation. But in the rapids or jumping the 12 ft. drop (Class V) you will feel other great sensations and your adrenalin will rise up. Transports, guide, lunch and snack included.

To book with us - Activity: 6 hours
Rate pp: $105 - Difficulty: Class III & IV

Floating on Tenorio River

Floating down this River is a unique adventure. Our experienced guides will let you enjoy this awesome and quiet descent, pointing for you the tropical flora and fauna along this water. Rate includes transport, guides, snack and lunch.

To book with us - Activity: 4 hours
Rate pp: $65 - Difficulty: NO

Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge

Following a scenic itinerary and if weather permits, you will see 4 volcanoes at a time then reach this welcoming village. There you will navigate during two exciting hours on the "Rio Frio" and on flooded areas searching for crocodiles, caimans, turtles and iguanas. You also will be delighted by seeing an incredible amount of birds of many species. Then, no problem if you want hike more on your own around. Captain and local guide included.

To book with us - Activity: 2 hours
Rate: $60 for 1 to 4 + $10 pp entrance fee - Difficulty: NO

Volcanic Activities - Volcano Miravalles - Las Hornillas

After an out of beaten road around Volcano Miravalles and crossing 54 rivers, discover all the volcanic activities in a magical site. Experiment the volcanic and therapeutic mud, the hot and cold water Jacuzzis. Take a trip in a truck pulled by a tractor or horseback ride till the nearby forest. Cross three spectacular hanging bridges and walk deeper in the jungle to discover amazing waterfalls. Guides and Lunch included.

To book with us - Activity: 4 hours
Rate pp: $55 - Difficulty: Medium-Low