Eco-Tourism Hiking in Trail of Giants

4 Days / 3 Nights




Allow yourself to escape from the hustle and bustle of the crowds. taking a breath and charging you with positive energy. In the Chirripo Valley, you will find the perfect combination of Rural Community Tourism and Ecotourism. With this tour of 4 days/3 nights, specially designed so you know the national identity of the rural area and the way of life in harmony with the environment.


On the slopes of Peak Chirripo there are several options of Rural Community Tourism: short walks, rivers, gardens, trails in the mountains, viewpoints, hot springs, farms, art and rural lifestyle, everything is combined to provide an unforgettable experience.

This tour can be adapting to your needs and preferences for living the travel experience in the best way.



  • Choose your departure date or extend your stay

  • Adjust activities according to your interests

  • Change the schedule of the events

  • Anything else that you need



  • Hiking along Giants Trail through San Jose River to the top and appreciate a spectacular view

  • Relaxing on hot-spring water and recharge batteries.

  • Visiting Art gallery and knowing part of the rural culture

  • Lounging on Secret Gardens while seeing its numerous species of plants.

  • Visiting traditional villages and little-visit cultural landmarks

  • Getting close to rural culture and its enterprising people on Canaan Cheeses

  • Wandering the charming waterfalls and rivers of the "land of eternal waters"

  • Enjoying the natural splendour, from the lush mountains and verdant Chirripó Valley

  • Witnessing five ecosystems, Most of the area consists of both primary rainforests and primary cloud forests.


  • Carefully selected accommodation

  • All meals which are specified in the tour itinerary

  • Tours as mentioned

  • Sightseeing and permit fees during guided times​



  • Personal expenses

  • Expert English-speaking local guide

  • Tourist sites which are not listed in the itinerary

  • Any meals which are not specified in the tour itinerary

  • Transport aside from the itinerary described


Day 1: Arrive Chirripó


Arrival and check-in at the hotel.

Day 2: Hiking in Trail of Giants


7:00 a.m. Departure from the hotel

8:00 a.m. Enjoy a typical breakfast. After, Start the hiking in Trail of Giants. A walk along the path to the skirts of a beautiful San José River full of waterfalls where we appreciate why this place is called "land of eternal waters", while we appreciate different species of birds and forest until we reach the top of the Giants where You will have an enviable view of the General Valley.

12:00 m.m. Finish the hiking on Trail of Giants. Included, typical lunch at Trail.

1:00 p.m. Departure from Trail of Giants and return to the Hotel. Free afternoon.

Day 3: Hot-Springs waters & Secret Gardens


9:00 a.m. Hotel departure

9:30 a.m. Arrival at Hot-Springs waters

Take a break in this unique place dreamed by nature, where relaxation and rejuvenation can be found.

12:00 m.m. Departure of the Hot-Springs waters

12:30 m.m Tour in Secret Gardens.

3:00 p.m. Return to the Hotel.

Day 4: Arte Mía (Art Gallery) & Canaan Cheeses

9:00 a.m. Check-out at the hotel

9:15 a.m. Departure from the Hotel.

9:45 a.m. Arrival at Arte Mía and visit the art gallery, a small snack is included here.

11:00 a.m. Departure of Arte Mía

11:20 a.m. Arrival at Canaan Cheeses

A farm when you can find history, agroindustrial sustainable, and taste a delicious cheese with a Costa Rican touch.

11:30 p.m. Start tour in Canaan Cheeses

1:30 p.m. Finish the tour in Canaan Cheeses

1:30 p.m. Visitors return to the hotel for lunch and pick up luggage

3:00 p.m. The visitors finish their visit to the Chirripó Valley

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