Nature Lovers’ Nest: Parador Resort & Spa in Costa Rica
Costa Rica is the reigning capital of green travel and Parador Resort & Spa in Punta Quepos is one of its brightest stars. Nature lovers need look no further for the ultimate vacation spot. Located minutes from Manuel Antonio Park, world-famous for its bio-diversity, the luxury resort is on a mission to showcase and shelter Costa Rica’s Central Pacific Coast.
Parador Resort & Spa, the area’s top eco-friendly property, explores a charming combination of preserved rainforest and beaches with its six-night Eco-Friendly Package.
Enjoy horseback riding, a mangrove boat excursion and walking tour of Manuel Antonio Park, with the respite of an amenity-packed Superior Room.
Package starts at $283 per room, per night and is valid for travel through December 20, 2011.
Exotic wildlife who call this abundant tropical forest home include white-faced monkeys, howler monkeys, squirrel monkeys, poison dart frogs, sloths, toucans, hawks, parrots, owls and eagles.
Parador Resort & Spa’s experienced bilingual guides lead the way through this diverse eco-system.
Mangrove tours explore the swamps filled with crocodiles, boa constrictors and our ever-present monkey population.
Ride on horseback through the jungles and hills to nearby waterfalls, discovering the secrets of the forest and the history of the preserve and medicinal plants.
After your walking excursion through the wildlife-laden Manuel Antonio National Park, relax on the park’s silky stretch of beaches that border the lush jungle. www.hotelparador.com