Centro Panamericano de Idiomas
Specializes in Spanish-language education, with courses geared toward families, teenagers, medical professionals and retirees. For fun:...
San Luis Ecolodge & Research Station
Formerly a tropical biology research station, this drop-dead-gorgeous facility is Monteverde’s best-kept secret. Administered by the...
Coopeldós is a cooperative of 450 small- and medium-sized organic coffee growers from the area. You might drink Coopeldós blends back...
This Argentine cafe above the Bat Jungle in Monteverde specializes in creative and delicious everything, from sandwiches on homemade...
Cerro Amigos information
Take a hike up to the highest peak in the area (1842m) for good views of the surrounding rainforest and, on a clear day, Volcán Arenal, 20km away to the northeast. Behind Hotel Belmar in Cerro Plano, take the dirt road going downhill, then the next left. The trail ascends roughly 300m in 3km. Note that this trail does not connect to the trails in the Monteverde reserve.