Piro Ranch & Nature Reserve


Experience authentic Costa Rican culture, have fun outdoors, and meet new friends during this fun and informative visit to Miguel Sanchez’s family ranch. Piro Ranch and Nature Reserve has been in the Sanchez family for over 150 years and is a perfect example of local conservation in action. Visitors are free to explore the ranch’s various walking trails, great for birdwatching and spotting wildlife, and take a refreshing dip in the Piro River. The highlight of the visit is sharing a traditional Costa Rican lunch with Miguel Sanchez and his family to swap stories and learn about daily life in rural Costa Rica.


Provider: Piro Ranch

Minimum age: all ages

Minimum # of participants: 5

Duration: approximately 4 hours

Schedule: half-day

Difficulty: easy

Includes transportation, walking trails, bilingual guide, & lunch with the Sanchez family.

What to bring: Water, sunscreen, sun hat, repellent, walking shoes, camera, bathing suit (optional).

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