Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo

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  • Address: Quebrada Gonzalez, Carr. San Jose Limon KM 2, Heredia, Costa Rica
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  • Timings: 07:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +506-22065500
  • Ticket Price: 3891 CRC
  • Time Required: 07:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, National Park, Park, View Point, Hiking Trail, Family And Kids
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Sprawled across 476 square kilometres, the Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo is a part of the central Volcanic Conservation area and is spread in two provinces –Heredia and San Jose. The park geology is divided into three sections namely Barva, Zurqui, and Quebrada Gonzales, among which the Barva sector is most diverse with geological features like the active Barva Volcano and dormant volcanoes like Cerros Chompipe and Cerro Cacho Negro. The three crater lakes Danta, Copey, and Barva, as well as the rivers Sarapiqui, Sucio, and Patria are also significant in forming bio-diversified rainforest and cloud forest habitat. You will see Hummingbirds, Bare-necked Umbrella Birds, and Solitary Eagles here. Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo is also a popular hiking spot with treks to La Selva, El Ceibo, and Los Botarramas.

Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo Travel Tips

  • Carry bottled drinking water and snacks.
  • Do wear sturdy shoes for the hike.
  • Wearing sunscreen will help.

Entrance Ticket Details For Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo

  • Admission fee: USD 7 per person.

How to Reach Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo

  • An Aerial Tram runs through the park
  • By renting a Car/Bike

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  • Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo Address: Quebrada Gonzalez, Carr. San Jose Limon KM 2, Heredia, Costa Rica
  • Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo Contact Number: +506-22065500
  • Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo Timing: 07:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo Price: 3891 CRC
  • Best time to visit Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo(preferred time): 07:30 am - 09:00 am
  • Time required to visit Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo: 07:00 Hrs
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