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Apartado 211, Turrialba 30501, Costa Rica
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Zurich, Switzerland
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 29 August 2015

Close to it: Volcano Turrialba, Volcano Irazu, Valle orosi. The best rafting tours in Costa Rica. See "Tico's River Adventures"

Thank lucri14
San Diego, California
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 5 July 2015

Beautiful, affordable and safe. I have been to Turrialba twice and just love visiting the little town. Its really a hidden gem that is close to San Jose. Take the time to explore the town and the rafting services available.

Thank MitzWoldegebriel
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 January 2015

The Pacuare River rafting adventure is a must if you go to Costa Rica. The guides of Explornatura were very safety conscious yet your adrenaline can flow.

Thank marylee g
London, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2014

The town is quiet but the surrounds are quite spectacular, particularly with the volcano being quite active during our visit. If you head up towards the national park you get unrivalled views across the town and surrounds and on a clear day it is an amazing view. We were also lucky to see the volcano still showing signs of activity... More 

Thank Bert C
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Turrialba is a very unique area of costa rica. It's high in the mountains and quite hot. Almost 2 hours by bus from San Jose it feels completely different from the capital. Friendly people are all around. Many banks, pharmacies and 1 hospital. You can hike, bike ride, rappel, kayak, and do rafting...basically outdoor sports since it is mountainous. Forget... More 

Thank jennifer c
Lund, Sverige
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2014

Turrialba is a workers Town, with some clearly visible backsides when it comes to prostitution and limitited economy, but also a very good starting poit for the Pejibaye area, with very nice nature areas, White water rafting and the jungle ruins of the old indian Town Guayabo in the neighbourhood.

1 Thank Redabel
Turrialba, Costa Rica
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Turrialba is considered to be the friendliest place in Costa Rica and when you visit there you will see why. On Fridays and Saturdays there is a Market day called "La Feria" where farmers bring fresh local vegetables, fruits and even the famous Turrialba Cheese. The birdwatching is really great with many species found in the surrounding forested areas. Turrialba... More 

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Miami, Florida
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2013

If you want to stroll around and see a small town, but not too small, you will enjoy visiting Turrialba. There is not a real central market, but blocks of small shops and stores with everything you will need, except souvenir shops. There are several hotels a drive toward the mountain if you want a nice lunch. The volcano is... More 

Thank lovetotravel33176
Sofia, Bulgaria
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96 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

Very friendly and calm little town. This is the starting point for most of the white-water rafting tours on rio Pacuare and Reventasion. There are nice places to eat and sleep.

Thank Diman K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
Latin, Spanish, Fusion
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Apartado 211, Turrialba 30501, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Cartago  >  Turrialba

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