Talari Mountain Lodge – Your Birding Vacation
Located about 5 kilometers north-east of San Isidro el General in Costa Rica’s Southern Zone, you will find this little cozy Mountain Lodge. Talari is nestled in the El General Valley close to the Chirripo River offering a true Birding paradise! On these lands, you can find over 200 bird species making it a perfect place for nature lovers, adventure tourists, and those seeking a peaceful hideaway alike. The 5-hectare big property is also home to various butterflies, squirrels, iguanas, sloths, skunks and many more. Cause to this variety is beside the amazing location, the richness in flowers and fruit trees.
Accommodation in Talari Mountain Lodge
Talari Mountain Lodge offers 14 rooms, all newly refurbished with private bathrooms and solar heated water. Furthermore, you will find a fridge and a small terrace, from which you can take in the stunning views. They also have a fully furnished apartment to rent per week or month. Besides that, you are able to eat delicious meals in Talari’s restaurant. They also offer 3-course dinners – of course, freshly prepared. Imagine yourself sitting on a rustic deck or by the pool while enjoying the beautiful mountainside.
Trails and Activities in Talari Mountain Lodge
Find 2 kilometers of trails on Talari’s property. These are very inviting for birds and make a nice walk from the river up through the forest. You are able to spot many rare plant and tree species, as well as intriguing birds such as the Red-legged Honeycreeper or the Slaty Spinetail. But not only the property itself offers overwhelming bird views, the entire area in and around San Isidro provides nature and bird lovers with excellent birding opportunities. Los Cusingos & Quebradas Biological Reserve are probably the most popular ones!
More than a Birding Haven
Besides a breathtaking place for your Birdwatching Vacation in Costa Rica, Talari Mountain Lodge offers perfect opportunities to relax and reconnect with yourself and nature. Grab a good book and let your mind wander off in a hammock. Furthermore, their pool and jacuzzi are great places to cool off after an exciting day in nature. El General river is flowing along the bottom of Talari’s grounds. Especially in the dry season, this is a lovely spot to observe birds bathing and to view the Talamanca mountain range.