Alberto Manuel Brenes Biological Reserve

La Tigra, Costa Rica

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Northwest of San Ramón in the Tiláran Mountains Alberto Manuel Brenes Biological Reserve abuts Monteverde cloud forest reserve and the children’s eternal rainforest.

The biological station under the direction of the Occidente Campus of the University of Costa Rica at Alberto Brenes is very remote, but equipped with laboratory facilities and can house up to 40 scientist and visitors (by prior arrangement only). Limited electrical power is provided by a turbine in the nearby Río San Lorencito. If you would like to visit or stay please contact the director Alberto-Hamer Salazar-Rodriguez, Sede de Occidente, Universidad de Costa Rica.

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phone: (506)2437-9906

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Nearby Activities & Attractions

Nearby Hotels & Lodges

Finca el Mirador
Finca Luna Nueva Lodge
Trapp Family Lodge

The nearest town is La Tigra, 12.5 km away and Aeropuerto Arenal airport is 26.5 km.

Please note that distances for nearby hotels, attractions, activites & other points of interest are in a straight line. Distances by road may be significantly longer!

The approximate gps map coordinates of Alberto Manuel Brenes Biological Reserve are latitude 10.2406, longitude -84.6344. (exact GPS coordinates are accurate to within a few meters, gps data labeled approximate is within a few hundred meters)