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Some 70 species of the heliconia, a relative of the banana, are among the collections that populate 5 acres of botanical gardens on this island in the Sarapiquí River. Expect to see ample bird and butterfly life, too.
La Chaves, 8 km (5 miles) south of Puerto Viejo de Sarapiquí, Puerto Viejo de Sarapiquí, 41001, Costa Rica
Sarapiquís Rainforest Lodge
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Hotel Gavilán Río Sarapiquí
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Posada Andrea Cristina
Tirimbina Rainforest Center
Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge
Dr. María Eugenia Bozzoli Museum of Indigenous Cultures
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