Run by Cooperative Santa Elena, this highly recommended tour takes visitors to fincas that use organic methods. Start by helping to...
Learn about echolocation, bat-wing aerodynamics and other amazing facts about these (incredibly cute) flying mammals. The stellar Bat...
A nonprofit educational institute, founded in 1986, that offers interdisciplinary courses in tropical biology, conservation, sustainable...
Bromelias Music Garden
The long-running and constantly metamorphosing haven for the arts in Monteverde.
Whole Foods Market
Begun in 1982 as a women’s cooperative representing eight female artists, today Casem has expanded to reportedly include almost 150 local artisans, eight of whom are men. Sadly, embroidered and hand-painted clothing, polished wooden tableware, handmade cards and other work make for an underwhelming selection. The best stuff is in the Sky Gallery upstairs.