Heredia, Costa Rica
Winding and twisting roads will take you through little towns surrounded by coffee plantations and lush vegetation; once in the highlands, you can find many popular restaurants and beautiful hotels with fantastic panoramic views of the Central Valley. Access to several volcanoes along the Central Volcanic Corridor include the dormant Barva Volcano, located inside Braulio Carrillo National Park; and a little farther west, the Poas Volcano National Park where the trail allows visitors to peer inside the active crater.
Summary: Rainforest, a dormant volcano and mountains surround the “City of Flowers.”
Landscape: City, Mountains
Attractions: Barva Volcano, Braulio Carrillo National Park, INBioparque
Activities: Bird & Wildlife Watching, Coffee Tours, Hiking
Caters to: Culture Aficionados, Day Trippers, Nature Lovers