Jardín de Orquídeas
This sweet-smelling garden in Santa Elena has shady trails winding past more than 400 types of orchid organized into taxonomic groups....
A local landmark in the center of Santa Elena.
Known by many names in recent years, this Santa Elena drinking establishment will always be remembered as La Taberna. No matter what you...
Ticos and travelers alike rave about this local Santa Elena joint. Look for some tasty twists on the standard fare, such as sopa da olla...
A guide will show you around and introduce you to some 40 species of slithery snakes, plus a fair number of frogs, lizards, turtles and other cold-blooded critters. Your ticket entitles you to a return visit after dark, when all the nocturnal species come out. Guided tours leave every hour.