Sept. 2013 Epona Taste of Costa Rica Workshop. Join Shelley Rosenberg, Epona Instructor for this Exclusive Riding Retreat. September WORKSHOPS ARE FULL. Join us for Epona Eat-Pray-Ride Trek in March 2014! This trek is a life changing experience.
A visit to Volcan Arenal is the quintessential Costa Rica volcano experience. The black conical shape rises imposingly from pristine primary rainforest. Imagine yourself rocking gently in a hammock on the porch of your private cabin enjoying the best view of the smoking Arenal Volcano, sipping a tropical drink while listening to Howler monkeys complain about the afternoon rain. Our vision at Leaves and Lizards is to create a perfect blend of Adventure, Discovery and Tranquility for each guest - follow our Costa Rican adventures on our Facebook Page HERE.
We invite you to explore our site and discover our little slice of paradise. Whether you are looking for a vacation that is adventure filled or relaxed or a combination, we work closely with you to create your perfect Costa Rica experience! We are considered one of the Best Retreats and Horseback Riding Destinations in Costa Rica.
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TOP TEN LEAVES AND LIZARDS EXPERIENCES
Watching the sunrise light up Arenal while lying in your bed listening to the sounds of the waking forest.
Trekking at the base of smoking Arenal on an old lava flow and watching the sunset from this moonscape-like terrain.
Walking behind a waterfall and jumping into the refreshing pool below the falls.
Connecting with your horse while riding through pastures and rainforest.
Learning about the wildlife in the rainforest and discovering how the forest is so intertwined.
Spotting a Chestnut Mandibled Toucan in a tree in front of your private porch.
Collecting your own breakfast fixings: Milking a cow, making cheese,gathering eggs, caring for the piggies, and picking fruit.
Cultural exchanges during one of our community tourism experiences.
Sharing with other guests at dinner in our Lava Lizard Restaurant.
Escaping to our little piece of paradise-disconnect to re-energize!