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El Silencio de Los Angeles Cloud Forest Reserve

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Misty Magical Paradise

The journey getting there made the arrival even more magical. The GPS didn’t know how to get... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
viajarwithmike
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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Flora and fauna to titilate your imagination

Costa Rican’s were brilliant 30 years ago to convert their country into an eco tourist heaven and... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
Lewis H
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Seattle, Washington
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El Silencio de Los Angeles Walk - Walk around with your head in the clouds as you step into… the heart of the cloud forest with our own nature interpreters who will unveil a secret world of rich tropical life all along this 3 kilometer user-friendly...more
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El Silencio de Los Angeles, San Ramon 33102, Costa Rica
+506 2461 0300
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The journey getting there made the arrival even more magical. The GPS didn’t know how to get there, because I was searching and asking local for the name of the trail, not for the Hotel Villa Blanca. You have to go down 7 miles down...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Costa Rican’s were brilliant 30 years ago to convert their country into an eco tourist heaven and this place is definitely on the wow list of places to visit.

Thank Lewis H
Reviewed 17 April 2018

My family has been in Costa Rica for 5 months, but we had not been to a cloud forest. We came here because it was close. It is not a large cloud forest, but they have 2 guided trails and 2 self-guided trails. As we...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

We were in search of the Resplendent Quetzal which we did not find but did find many other birds, monkeys and mammals.

Thank Terese R
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We spent a good 2+ hours with Jairo as our guide. What an amazing fountain of information. This is a guide that certainly knows his flora and fauna. He took us on a longer walk through the cloud forest, that took us through both new...More

1  Thank madonerider
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Our guide, Jairo, helped us to understand the unique nature of the Cloud Forest, and how microclimate is affected by minor changes outside of the cloud forest. The trails were well maintained and there was always an interesting view or bird or flower.

3  Thank DrumfishDan
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Really interesting eco-system and wildlife. Beautiful birds, insects, plants, mammals etc... the lot in fact ! Oh and the people were great too !!

3  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Everyone was very friendly and helpful. The tour guides were excellent. We had a number of options for visits but just stayed in the forest around Villa Blanco as we were staying at the other places visited on day trips later in our holiday.

5  Thank David C
Reviewed 12 December 2015

From the drive in, through stunning countryside, we knew this place would be special. Roy guided us on a memorable hike. Then we enjoyed an outstanding dinner, followed by coffee by fireside. What a special place!

2  Thank tulipbe
Reviewed 7 November 2015

I stayed at this resort in October 2015. What and amazing experience. I went for a hike alone on my first day and had an amazing time. The cloud forest hikes are amazing and just long enough to walk or really hike if that's your...More

2  Thank Cheri W
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Response from DrumfishDan | Reviewed this property |
Our vacation was a package, arranged by Cameron Guthrie of Costa Rican Vacations. Here is his number: 1-800-606-1860 /ext 1224. Our guide, Jairo, was used for both a day hike and a night hike in the cloud forest, and he was... More
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Response from Mayra R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can tour the Cloud Forest without staying at the Villa Blanca Hotel. It is not a requirement to stay at the hotel facility, since the hotel is inside the cloud forest reserve. However, you should probably take into... More
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