Attractions

Wildlife Reserve in Monterrico

Parque Hawaii

This nature reserve operated by Arcas (Asociación de Rescate y Conservación de Vida Silvestre) comprises a sea-turtle hatchery and some caimans, 8km east along the beach from Monterrico. The reserve is separate from…
Wildlife Reserve in Monterrico

Tortugario Monterrico

The Cecon-run Tortugario Monterrico is just a short walk east down the beach from the end of Calle Principal and then a block inland. Several endangered species of animals are raised here, including leatherback, oli…
Wildlife Reserve in Monterrico

Biotopo Monterrico-Hawaii

This reserve, administered by Cecon (Centro de Estudios Conservacionistas de la Universidad de San Carlos), is Monterrico's biggest attraction. The 20km-long nature reserve of coast and coastal mangrove swamps is bu…