EXPLORE ESCAZÚ AND THE SURROUNDING DESTINATIONS THROUGHOUT COSTA RICA
Fauna Hostel lies in the center of Escazú, an ancient village west of the capital. Escazú, holds the concept of hospitality from it's origins - "Itscazú" as it was called by the ancient residents, means "mountain resting village" because it's great mountains and water springs are perfect to re-energize the spirit. The richness of history, culture and nature discovered in Escazú until now is just the tip of the iceberg. There are many legends, and stories about the village that you can learn about through our tours. To learn more about a tour, or to book one, email or simply ask at the reception desk.
ESCAZU MASK TOUR
Learn about the history and view the colorful characters of traditional handmade masks. Visit the home of the legendary artist who handcrafts these creations. This tour includes transportation and lunch.
RIO AGRES WATERFALL
Enjoy a visit through nature where you travel through Escazú's enchanted mountains and Rio Agres waterfall trail. This tour includes a private guide and lunch.
WATERFALL & MASK TOUR
Enjoy a combined tour of traditional masks and also hike the trails to Rio Agres waterfall.
Hike into the mountains and summit of Pico Blanco, and enjoy beautiful views of San Jose and several of Costa Rica's famous volcanoes. This tour includes a private guide and lunch.
It's easy to travel to many parts of Costa Rica while you're here and we want to help you throughout your travels! We partner with tour companies that offer a variety of packages to let you see many parts of the country. Prices vary based on location. To learn more about a tour, or to book one, email or simply ask at the reception desk.
One of Costa Rica's most famous attractions, Arenal is an active volcano located in the town of La Fortuna. We offer several travel packages which combine a visit to La Fortuna with Tabacón Hot Springs, Baldi Hot Springs, and The Springs Hot Springs. This tour includes transportation, a bilingual guide entrance fee to hot springs, and lunch and dinner.
Tortuguero National Park in Limon, features canals, logoons and jungle. Explore this region's plants and wildlife which is known to locals as a "mini - Amazon". After a drive through the mountains, there will be a stop for a typical Costa Rican breakfast. Continue on a boat trip into the jungle of the national park. This tour includes ground and boat transportation, a bilingual guide, breakfast and lunch.
Manuel Antonio National Park, located on the central Pacific coast, is one of Costa Rica's most visited locations. While navigating the breath taking scenes of white sand beaches and rain forests, you'll have the chance to see a wide variety of wild life throughout the area including monkeys, iguanas, birds and possibly the three-toothed sloth. This tour includes transportation, a bilingual guide, entrance fee to the park, breakfast and lunch.
Poás is an active volcano located in Poás Volcano National Park and is known to be one of the world's largest active craters. This is one of the closest Volcanoes to San Jose which can make for an easy day trip from Fauna. Ask at the reception desk for all of the available options for this guided tour.
Enjoy surfing, relaxation and nightlife at one of the closest beaches to the San Jose area. Ask at the reception desk for all of the available options for this guided tour.
Located off the Nicoya Peninsula, Isla Tortuga features white sand beaches, beautiful clear water, and exceptional scenery. Enjoy a ride on a luxury catamaran where tropical fruits and natural drinks will be served. You'll have the chance to explore the island, sunbathe, snorkel, and enjoy live music. This tour includes a transfer, a bilingual guide, breakfast, drinks, fruit, dinner, live music and snorkeling.
This is the highest volcano in Costa Rica located near the city of Cartago. This still active volcano has 4 craters, where 2 can be viewed by the public. After the volcano, you'll have a chance to visit historical and cultural sites within the Orosi Valley. This tour includes transportation, a bilingual guide, entrance fee to Irazú Volcano National Park, entrance fee to Lankester Gardens, and lunch.
BRAULIO CARRILLO NATIONAL PARK
This is one of the country's largest national parks located northeast of San Jose. Braulio Carrillo National Park offers cloud and rainforests, volcanoes, and wildlife. Ask at the reception desk for all of the available options for this guided tour.
WHITE WATER RAFTING
Experience the excitement and trill of white water rafting in Turrialba in the Province of Cartago. Equipment will be provided as well as instruction from an expert professional guides. This tour includes transportation, a bilingual guide, helmets, life jackets, paddles, breakfast and lunch.
ZIP LINING in san luis canopy
Enjoy this fun, unforgettable and popular activity that is quintessential of Costa Rica travels. This tour will take you through lush, green canopy and across the Cataratitas River. Safety is the highest priority as all personnel and facilities carry up to date certification from the Costa Rica Institute of Tourism. This tour includes transportation, a bilingual guide, canopy tour, gear, and lunch.