Trees and Plants

The broad variety of plants and trees in San Gerardo augmented by the bordering Chirripó National Park make this a special zone for observing and photographing everything from delicate species of orchids to the impressive trees hundreds of years old.


Shampoo Ginger

Shampoo Ginger

Family: Zingiberaceae

Its maginifacent vertical flowers are cream colored with red rings. They form a bulb that resembles a bee hive...

Mountain Imortelle

Mountain Imortelle

Family: Papilionaceae

This tree was introduced due to the coffee industry, and is ideal for shading plantations and living fences...

Elm

Elm

Family: Elm Family

This tree is very typical in the areas around Chirripó. Its impressive size and the diversity of epiphytes in the crown make this tree unique...
 

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TOUR #8 : CLOUD FOREST

TOUR #8 : CLOUD FOREST

The cloud forests of Costa Rica have a unique nature that we can learn about.

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HONNEYMOON  PACKAGE 2 NIGTHS

HONNEYMOON PACKAGE 2 NIGTHS

We decorate the cabin for this special occasion...
 

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Una escapadita a los regazos del cerro Chirripó

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Biodiversity

BananaquitUsually seen alone or in pairs...
  • Name: Bananaquit

  • Scientific name: Coereba flaveola

  • Family: Coerebidae

  • Region: San Gerardo

 

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Angel Chaves

San josé Excelente remodelación de la página, acompañado de un lugar innolvidable, los felicito. Angelmar
 
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