This wild-animal shelter was started in the 1960s by the late Lilly Hagnauer, a Swiss environmentalist. It’s the largest shelter of its...
Gentle rafting trips down the Río Corobicí can be booked at the office on the Interamericana about 4.5km north of Cañas. The emphasis is...
Refugio de Vida Silvestre Cipancí
New in 2001, this small wildlife refuge is at the confluence of the Ríos Tempisque and Bebedero, at the southern end of Parque Nacional...
Hacienda La Pacífica
Once a working hacienda and nature reserve, this elegant restaurant is 4.5km north of Cañas on the Interamericana and is now part of a...
Lonely Planet review
The popular Ríos Tropicales offers Class I–II family ‘float tours’, including its popular two-hour flora and fauna viewing tour (adult/child US$50/35). For the more adventurous, there are Class III–V white-water rafting trips on RÍo Tenorio that feature a death-defying 3.6m drop (US$90)! Ríos Tropicales operates out of the Rincón Corobicí restaurant.