Biological Reserve Durika

Biological Reserve Durika

Asociación Durika Ph/fax (506) 2730-0657.E-mail: peregrino@racsa.co.cr  www.duricka.org. Located 17 km to the North of Buenos Aires, on the foothills of Durika on the Talamanca Cordillera and forms part of the La Amistad Biosphere Reserve. It is a 700 hectare private reserve. The reserve opened in 1992 the main activities include on foot excursions and bird watching. Offering one day excursions and also spending a night, camping trips to the nearby waterfalls, to the indigenous village of Cabécar in Ujarrás where arts and crafts are available for purchase and the local farms, going up to the summit of Durika at a height of 3.280 meters, in the International Park La Amistad, you can go horse riding, take yoga classes, vegetarian meals and meditation. There are five single cabins for 38 US$ per person a night, including accommodation and three meals, double 48 US$, 3 nights accommodation, three meals and transport to Buenos Aires, reservation needed. All have private bathrooms and terraces with views of the mountains. Tariffs include vegetarian meals (Bio Ovo Vegetarian ).