Zoo in Cañas

Las Pumas

This wild-animal shelter was started in the 1960s by the late Lilly Hagnauer, a Swiss environmentalist. It’s the largest shelter of its kind in Latin America, housing big cats including pumas, jaguars, ocelots, jagu…
Church in Cañas

Iglesia de Cañas

You might not expect an architectural landmark in this otherwise innocuous town, so don’t miss the local Catholic church, designed by famed local painter Otto Apuy. From top to bottom (including a 30m belfry) it’s c…