Sendero La Jungla (The Jungle Trail)
La Jungla Trail offers a 1 km trek through
a secondary forest offering beautiful landscapes,
various flora and fauna, and including many
opportunities to see the remarkably fascinating
different frog species of Costa Rica, for
example the red dart frog (dendrobates pumillo).
Inside the trail, among the abundant fauna
visitors may witness the 3 toed sloths and
see the different species of birds: Toucans,
Oropendola, Tanagers, Hummingbirds, kiskidees
and much more, squirrels, and the majestic
butterflies that swarm through the trail.
The creeks which appear during the trail,
add a crisp freshness to the air, yet more
importantly enable the reproduction of many
of the organisms living there. For example
these creeks create the perfect atmosphere
for the various types of frogs you will
encounter, allowing the perfect place for
You will witness the beautiful flora, such
as the epífites, orchids and bromeliads
as well as other ground level plants with
various sized leaves appearing in their
plenty. The different species of trees ranging
from young to old, small to large, serve
as homes to many of the creatures being
large mammals to tiny insects. These trees
as you will witness are also adorned by
the lianas that hang from the branches.
Come and discover
Brisas de la Jungla know that some people
are horse lovers for sure, and what better
way to enjoy a good horse back ride, than
through El Suspiro: A 2.4 km trail weaving
through rich plant life, cool shade spots
and the tranquil silence which surrounds
it all. A wonderful way to experience the
beauty of nature.
Zip Line Tour
If you want an adrenaline rush then this
is the tour for you! Glide through the treetops
with this exhilarating adventure: 11 cables
and 12 platforms stretched across the length
of the rain forest. The longest cable is
270m long and you will experience heights
up to 80m. Here you can enjoy the gripping
thrill of the wind in your face as you soar
through the rain forest witnessing some
of the most spectacular views.
The platforms are arranged at different
heights and levels of excitement. Up to
platform 5, all cables are of similar length,
however after this platform, the cables
become even more thrilling. Here those people
who would like to give up and return to
the lodge may do so. This opportunity is
also offered at platform 7. For those of
you who enjoy the thrill, its go, go, go,
all the way to platform 12.
All our tour guides are expertly trained
in first aid, and carry special packs to
assist them in the event of an emergency
to administer the required attention.
The Zip line tour begins with an orientation
chat where the rules and regulations for
safety and security are explained thoroughly.
The orientation chat is very important
and it is imperative that all advice is
adhered to throughout the tour.
Bring your friends and family along to
enjoy the experience with you, remember
it is always better to live the experience
than to hear a friend recount the excitement.
Zip down the zip
lines in Brisas de la Jungla
The Heliconia Garden has a size of one hectare
offering small pleasant trail where you
can relax and enjoy the tropical plants
of Costa Rica.
The beautiful colours which illuminate the
gardens attract the splendid hummingbirds.
These amazing birds dart about from flower
to flower collecting the sweet nectar.
The tour guide will explain in detail about
each of the flowers in the garden, their
names, how they reproduce, animals and insects
that feed off them and any respective questions
you may have.
See the different banana tree species and
learn which are edible and which aren’t.
These trees appear in both the gardens and
the rain forest pleasing guests with their
beauty. We also have many other fruit bearing
From our garden you will also be able to
enjoy the panoramic view of the Talamanca
Mountain Range, and watch as the River Blanco
caresses the foothills with its waters.
The Heliconia Gardens:
come & enjoy its wonderful world of