Nature & Adventures

Why is Costa Rica´s Golfo Dulce a Must-Visit Destination

Nestled between the world-renowned, biodiversity-rich Osa Peninsula and the deep southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica is the beautiful body of protected waters, appropriately called Golfo Dulce. This tranquil, secluded lake-like gulf translates to Sweet Gulf and is a natural paradise awaiting to be explored and enjoyed by nature and serenity lovers. It is worth...
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Hacienda Guachipelin Costa Rica is your adventure go-to!

Costa Rica is a fantastic destination for adventure lovers. The country is known for its natural beauty and biodiversity, with many different landscapes to explore. There are countless opportunities for adventure, from the beaches to the mountains, the rainforests to the volcanoes.  Hacienda Guachipelin, Costa Rica, is a thrill seekers destination in itself. Sitting on...
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Ostional National Wildlife Refuge, photo by Daniel Chavarria

Amazing wildlife migrations in Costa Rica. Which are they?

Costa Rica is a true paradise for wildlife lovers, with a variety of incredible creatures calling the country home. Thanks to its many forests and protected areas, many animals have decided to live here permanently, and others migrate yearly to its mountains, rainforests, coastal areas and islands. So, yes, you can see some amazing wildlife...
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View of Arenal Volcano from Lost Iguana Resort, photo credit lostiguanaresort

8 fun facts about Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica! 

Costa Rica is a land of plenty for many reasons. Not only is it covered in rainforests, but its coasts are also lined with beautiful beaches, there are animals galore, and the Costa Ricans are some of the happiest people in the world. It is also a country that boasts a lot of volcanoes;  live,...
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5 Amazing Animals you will find on the Nicoya Peninsula.

It is no secret that Guanacaste is full of wildlife. It is one of the reasons why so many nature-loving travelers flock to this northern province, which is easily reachable by plane or car. Immersion in nature at its best is one of its greatest attractions, and great boutique hotels like Rancho Humo Estancia, a...
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Hacienda Guachipelin has created 4 fabulous packages combining comfort and adventure

Hacienda Guachipelin and Adventure Center know how to combine the very best of the slopes of the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano and the comforts of a luxury hotel in the forest. With this profound knowledge of the land and comforts, this Enchanting Hotel has combined different activities into special packages.  This means guests can...
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Where to catch the best sunset catamaran tour in Guanacaste, Costa Rica! 

Summertime has arrived in Guanacaste and Costa Rica, and we are happy to see the sun shining all day, every day!  It is called the Dry Season or, as we prefer, the Golden Season. When better to catch an amazing sunset than in summer too! Where better to lift your spirits than escaping the whites...
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The Best Nocturnal Rainforest Experience in Arenal

Are you looking for a genuinely wonderful rainforest experience? Are you visiting the Arenal Volcano? Why not combine the two experiences? While visiting the majestic Arenal Volcano and enjoying its spectacular views during the day, grab a flashlight and immerse yourself in the rainforest after sunset! Volcano Travel has the best nocturnal rainforest experience in...
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Adventure Experiences the Nicuesa Way!

When we imagine our stay at Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge, we may associate it with relaxation, lounging by the beach, and contemplating the immense beauty of the Gulfo Dulce and the Piedras Blancas National Park. You are right! This is part of the Nicuesa Experience. Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge also has a variety of adventures that can...
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An Enchanting Itinerary of Costa Rican Contrasts

Enchanting Hotels is a collection of 14 hotels around the beautiful country of Costa Rica. This is the third and last of our Enchanting Itineraries that visit the best locations of Costa Rica, what you will experience, and the recommendations of hotels where you should stay. In the last month’s Costa Rican Enchanting Itinerary, we...
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The best adventure experience in the Arenal area!

The Arenal Lake, with stunning views of the iconic Arenal Volcano, is fast becoming a favorite place for adventure experiences in the region. The Arenal Volcano has long been a very popular destination, and around its base and beyond, an adventure wonderland has developed and hosts lots of eager thrill-seekers. Which is the best!? Volcano...
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Adventure Travel Trends! Hacienda Guachipelin is the place to visit.

As the world moves forward, new trends appear, and travel is not exempt from this. Eager travelers are looking for new adventures and experiences, and the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) has just released a new report on the top trending adventure travel activities. Guess where you enjoy a number of these recent trends? Hacienda...
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Playa Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge

Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge supporting the Golfo Dulce

Costa Rica stands out on the world stage as an example of ecotourism and sustainability. This is a well-deserved recognition of how a country can preserve its culture and environment and support the local community in a sustainable way while still providing ways to enjoy all it has to offer. Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge is not...
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How to connect with nature at Nicuesa Lodge

There are lots of places in the world immersed in nature and Nicuesa Rainforest Lodge in beautiful Costa Rica is a stellar example of one. This little corner of the world is a place of nature, wellness, and incredible adventures.  Nicuesa is ideally located in one of the most bio-diverse places in the whole world...
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Why visit Hacienda Guachipelín during the Green Season!

Why visit Hotel Hacienda Guachipelín during the Green Season? There are lots of great and adventurous reasons to do so. With the afternoon tropical showers, additional thrills, colors, and adventures make it an excellent time to visit. Unlike the coastal regions that retain their beautiful blues and whites, the mountains bring new sights, sounds, and...
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Let´s discover 5 fabulous tours around the Arenal Volcano.

Voted as the adventure capital of the world for experiences, the Northern Lowlands of Costa Rica is famous for its “sleepy giant”, the Arenal Volcano. Despite it being maybe the most iconic landmark of Costa Rica, this region has lots to offer that complement the relaxing thermal springs that are the perfect end to a...
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The serenity of Costa Rica´s South Pacific Ocean Coast

Costa Rica is the epitome of diversity in many ways. Not only can you visit cloud forests in the sky, peer down into a live volcano´s crater, but you can also delve into a little pocket of the world that is said to be home to around 5% of the world´s biodiversity. It is also...
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5 Fabulous Volcanoes in Costa Rica!

Costa Rica is a favorite destination for many reasons and continues to have a “Welcome to Costa Rica” borders policy since reopening its doors in August 2020. With its incredible beaches, rainforests galore, impressive mountain ranges, and diversity of wild and plant life, why not add some live volcanoes into the mix? All this in...
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Let´s show you the Champion of the Earth

Costa Rica has done it again! This little country that continually shows the world how conservation of the environment can be done and under the sustainable development flag has received yet another prestigious award.  As the fight against climate change and conservation becomes more relevant and urgent, Costa Rica leads the pack and the world!...
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Summer on Costa Rica´s Caribbean Coast

Costa Rica takes diversity to a new level from many perspectives.  Whether we are talking about the incredible diversity of wildlife that has made Costa Rica home, the diversity of landscapes it boasts, or the diversity of homegrown beer, this is just the tip of the diversity iceberg.  It also has two coasts, the Pacific...
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Costa Rican pet friendly hotels and tourism!

As much of the world, Costa Rica has joined the “pet-friendly” train of dog and cat lovers. More and more Costa Rican´s have added these special members to their families and tribes and what joy they bring to the lives of their humans.  While pet hotels and pet sitting continue to be an option for...
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Visitante discapacitado disfrutando escultura en Carara, foto por @nataliarodriguezsolano.

Accessible Tourism in Costa Rica: 5 Places to Visit

Costa Rica not only is beautiful and full of possibilities to push your adrenaline to new levels, but it is also on the right path to becoming a fantastic destination to enjoy accessible tourism.  More and more beaches, national parks, museums, and adventure parks are creating spaces and opportunities for eager travelers who require additional...
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The latest news on Costa Rica for your vacations in 2021!

Well, happy 2021 for everyone! Enchanting Hotels Collection would like to wish you a great new year and may it be full of health, happiness, and holidays!  For many, saying goodbye to 2020 was a relief so let´s inject as many positive vibes as possible into 2021 and make it a good one! Lots of...
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´Tis the Season…to visit Costa Rica!

It certainly “Tis the Season…to visit Costa Rica!”. After just opening airports to international commercial flights, more and more eager travelers have picked Costa Rica to visit after months of isolation and restrictions on hopping on a plane to faraway lands. Thanks to the fact that it is just an airplane ride away from many...
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