Bordering Monteverde but without the crowds, this lovely private reserve on the banks of the Río Cuecha is popular among birders. There...
Monteverde Cheese Factory
Until the upswing in ecotourism, Monteverde’s number-one employer was the Monteverde Cheese Factory, which was started in 1953 by...
Café de Monteverde
Stop by the shop in Monteverde to take a crash course in coffee and sample the delicious blends. Or, sign on for the three-hour tour on...
A bakery for birders. Come in the morning for strong coffee and sweet pastries, or come later for sandwiches on homemade bread and rich,...
Monteverde Institute information
This nonprofit educational institute in Monteverde offers interdisciplinary courses in Spanish, as well as more specialized programs in tropical ecology, conservation and ecotourism, among other topics. Courses are occasionally open to the public, as are volunteer opportunities in education and reforestation.