Accomodations (click here)
Your visit to
the cloud forest may surprise you, for the altitude
determines the temperature. The Talamanca Reserve is
approximately 4,921 feet above sea level.
the dry season, January through May, it seldom rains,
and in the evening, temperatures can drop to as low
as 65 degrees Fahrenheit. Days can be very hot,
but not in the forest, where temperature will range
around 75 degrees. The Talamanca Reserve is mostly forest
and becomes denser annually as flora grows very rapidly
because of the twelve-month growing period.
During the rainy
season, usually between June and December, the days
will be cooler but the nights warmer, as the cloud cover
holds the heat at night. The rains usually start around
4:00 PM, and last around twenty minutes to four hours,
and occasionally all night. Mornings are generally very
beautiful from 6:00am to 4:00pm.
and visiting in our comfortable restaurant, and it's
early to bed and early to rise (as you wish). A sweater
may be needed at night, and rain gear is needed during
the rainy season. Our cabins are clean, comfortable and pleasant, with hot water in sinks and showers, surrounded by beautiful tropical gardens.
There are miles
and miles of inexplicable beauty. Walking tours are available. Guides will be with you at all
times on the trails. And of course, there is always
the National Park, Chirripó, to climb (the starting
path is just about 1 kilometer from our gate). Advance
reservations are necessary. Internet WiFi are all included.
In our restaurant, you will find a full menu, excellent food, lounge and bar.
See you soon!