After Parrita, the coastal highway continues to Quepos. It is paved although there is a small section about 300 meters in length,which is gravel before you get to a bridge that is in construction, there are several two way bridges that are in good condition. The African Palm plantations extend for several kilometers along the route to Quepos, passing by small villages. Some 10 km east of the Parrita Gas Station is the village of Pocares, where a secondary road will take you to Project Rainmaker.
Rainmaker Costa Rica Ph + (506) 2779-9561. Price per person: Canopy and walk 65 US$, just the walk 45 US$. Suggestions: Comfortable shoes, swimming costume, binoculars and a camera. Lasting approximately 4½ hours. Located on the Coastal road 22 kilometers from Quepos/ Manuel Antonio and 17 kilometers from Parrita. It is a private rainforest reserve that crosses more than 2000 hectares, 90% of the tropical virgin forest. It is a bank of biodiversity for 70% of all the flora and fauna of species that have been found in Costa Rica. The project is the protection of the environment and the protection of the Fila Chonta along the Costa Rica Cordillera.