Be sure to see the sights while you are in Horquetas. Take a trip to the the Mini Zoo and Jardin Yori.
Don't limit yourself to Horquetas; Central Valley has a wealth of natural and cultural attractions which await the savvy traveler. If you have a vehicle, drop in on Heredia, which is roughly 11 miles (18 kilometers) from Horquetas. In Heredia, you can enjoy the Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo and Palace of Sports (Palacio de los Deportes). Sarapiqui is yet another interesting place to visit. It is where you'll find the San Agustin Church and Mini Zoo and Jardin Yori. Sarapiqui is approximately 11 miles (18 kilometers) from Horquetas.
San Jose is 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Horquetas. This center includes a diverse range of tourist attractions, including Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, Cariari Country Club and Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Ayma. Multiplaza del Este Mall, San Pedro Mall and Amusement Park San Jose are also good places to head to.
If the weather forecast makes you want to stay indoors, visit Central Valley's art galleries, art museums and history museums.
This region boasts a range of relaxing pursuits. Spend the day cycling or wildlife watching and feel your worries drift away.
As your adventures here draw to a close, spend what's left of your colones on that last souvenir and bid a fond Adiós (farewell) to the locals you've met and the landscapes you've seen.