Costa Rica Transportation Blog
Useful information (and our opinions) about transportation for travelers in Costa Rica.
Monteverde road maintenance during December 2017 and early 2018 The main road to Monteverde will be closed for maintenance, for several hours every day starting in December 2017. Closures will stop during the Christmas and New Year Holidays, but will resume on January...read more
Monteverde road construction makes progress The project to enlarge and improve the main road to Monteverde has made huge progress in the last few weeks. A section of several kilometers from Monteverde down is already finished and the big machines have moved down...read more
We are happy to offer very low prices in our Private Transfers to/from Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna. These prices are good to all hotels in the town of Fortuna and all the way to the main entrance of Arenal Volcano National Park. The following list of hotels, while...read more
The main road going up to Monteverde has been under major construction for several months now. The slow and dangerous gravel road is becoming a wider, faster and safer route. Starting this week the road is going to be closed from 6:30 am to 5 pm. This means...read more
Road construction in progress Driving the gravel mountain road to Monteverde has been an adventure in itself for decades. Access to this popular destination was only possible using a narrow, windy, gravel road, suitable for 4WD vehicles only. Locals from Monteverde,...read more
Updated regulations for rental cars and vans This week we finally have the new set of car seat regulations. Very similar to the old rules, we like the added flexibility with overlapping ranges of weight and height. This means some kids will fit in two different...read more