Attractions

Gardens in Paraíso Area

Lankester Gardens

The University of Costa Rica runs the exceptional 11-hectare Lankester Gardens, started as a private garden by British orchid enthusiast Charles Lankester in 1917, then turned over to the university for public admin…
Viewpoint in Paraíso Area

Mirador Orosi

Heading south from Paraíso toward Orosi you'll hit Mirador Orosi, a big green space with a jaw-dropping scenic overlook complete with toilets, barbecue facilities, cultivated flowerbeds and a secure parking lot. Bri…