Restaurant Betico Mata
About 10km east of Turrialba, in the village of Pavones (500m east of the cemetery), Parque Viborana is a small serpentarium run by a...
The Río Pacuare is the next major river valley east of the Reventazón, and has arguably the most scenic rafting in Costa Rica, if not...
Catie consists of 1000 hectares dedicated to tropical agricultural research and education. Agronomists from all over the world recognize...
Restaurant Don Porfi
Four kilometers north of town (and a ₡2000 taxi ride), this longtime local favorite whips up a mix of international and Tico cuisine,...
Lonely Planet review
This carnivore’s paradise at the south end of town specializes in gallos (open-faced tacos on corn tortillas) piled with succulent, fresh-grilled meats including beef, chicken, sausage or pork, all soaked in the special house marinade. All go smashingly well with an ice-cold beer. The restaurant has a counter that faces the street – making it easy to park and pick up a snack if you’re driving through town.