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Savia


Savia is a 17 acre private reserve located less than 8 minutes from the Hotel. It’s a trailblazzing concept designed to provide an immersive and interactive experience. Enjoy the forest to yourself, as only 6 guests will be at SAVIA per immersion and will be hosted by a Forest Expert and Mobility Experts. In all immersions, guest will explore the Tropical Forest from ground to tree top by walking on a hanging bridge or vertical rope climbing to a 91 feet (28 meter) Fig with 3 platforms. Entice your senses walking on the sensorial garden or meditating at our curiosity pods.
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Bird Quest

Rise and shine at the pace of the forest and the birds. Monteverde is globally recognized as a bird watching destination where amateurs and experts aspire to find and admire some of the near 400 species of birds, including 30 species of Hummingbirds, that live or visit the area. The experience is designed to learn about the ecosystem birds look for and their nature. We seek to make birdwatching accessible to all and will tailor each Immersion to the expertise, interest, and curiosity of each guest.

Perks Schedule
Tree Top Canopy
Hanging Bridge
Gourmet Breakfast Snack
Exploration Gadgets
Hop with Birds (Visit other reserves)
Leaves at 6:00 am
(~4.5 hours)

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Morning View

This full morning experience will show you the forest like you’ve never seen it before. Explore life in the morning by observing the different layers of the forest (from ground level up to a Fig tree top). Guests will be guided by forest and canopy mobility experts to ensure safety and inspiration to all.

Perks Schedule
Tree Top Canopy
Exploration Gadgets
Hanging Bridge
Zipline
Vertical Rope Climb
Sensorial Garden
Gourmet Snack and Beverage
Leaves at 7:30am
(~4 hours)

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Nightfall

Live first hand how forest life transitions to the night. As the cast of the forest changes, you will be able to witness the changes in rhythm, colors, sounds, and smells in a unique setting. Enjoy a beautiful walk around SAVIA and climb our platform to witness the sunset in an exclusive setup (20+ meters up). Contemplate and smile before exploring the forest at nightfall with the best gadgets (yes, night vision and bat sonar included!). Embrace darkness and try to distinguish the sounds of the forest after dark.

Perks Schedule
Tree Top Canopy Exploration
Exploration Gadgets
Hanging Bridge
Zipline
Vertical Rope Climb
Sensorial Garden
Night Vision Monocular
Bat Sonar
Gourmet Snack and Beverage
Leaves at 3:30pm
(~4 hours)

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After Hours

Patrol the tropical forest to explore nightlife for an unparalleled experience in Monteverde, the birthplace of night hikes in Costa Rica. Live the forest in complete darkness and let technology enhance your ability to see and hear things that your own senses won’t be able to perceive. Your Forest Expert will describe and show how the inhabitants of the forest live and survive at night. End the night enjoying a delicious after hours drink while reflecting on life in the dark.

Perks Schedule
Tree Top Canopy Exploration
Exploration Gadgets
Hanging Bridge
Sensorial Garden
Night Vision Monocular
Bat Sonar
Gourmet Snack and Beverage
Leaves at 7:30pm
(~3 hours)

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Monteverde Exploration

Complement your Forest Immersion with Tourist Guide lead visits to the other private reserves

Perks Schedule
Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve Private Transportation and entry tickets are included Leaves at 7:00 am
(~3.5 hours)
Santa Elena Reserve
Curicancha Reserve Leaves at 7:40 a.m
(~3 hours)

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Finca Madre Tierra


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Farm Visit + Horseback Ride

Horseback, Coffee, Sugarcane and more… Depending on what activities are happening on your day at the farm, you could be milking cows for the first time, watching the cheese get made, picking coffee beans or straining sugar cane for a sweet post-hike drink. Madre Tierra, was the first carbon neutral farm in the country and the Belmar family’s dedication to sustainability and preservation of the environment.

Perks Schedule
Horseback ride, Traditional Snack and Beverage
Private Transportation and Guide
8:00 am / 2:00 pm.
(~4 hours)

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Countryside Horseback Ride

Adventure through the Costa Rican countryside atop a well-trained horse with your loved one(s). At the Madre Tierra Farm, each horse is reared with respect, positive reinforcement and natural horsemanship techniques. Suitable for all skill levels, a bilingual guide will lead a group on horseback through the farm, over small streams and throughout the countryside. Sign up for an afternoon tour to literally ride off into the Costa Rican sunset!

Perks Schedule
Horseback ride, Traditional Snack and Beverage
Private Transportation and Guide
8:00 am / 2:00 pm.
(~3.5 hours)

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Sustainable Agriculture

Curious where our delicious coffee, eggs, sugar cane, cheese and other goods are sourced from? Visit the Belmar farm, Finca Madre Tierra to explore how an organic, carbon-neutral farm operates, and how to work with our environment to produce sustainable and delicious food to nourish communities. Experience picking coffee beans, grinding sugar cane and eating a farm fresh snack on this unforgettable farm trip!

Perks Schedule
Traditional Snack and Beverage
Private Transportation and Guide
8:00 am / 2:00 pm.
(~3.5 hours)

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In House Activities

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Farm to Table Experience

During this journey through the Belmar Gastronomy Program, you will learn about what Costa Rican farm-to-table is all about.
The experience starts with a visit to Madre Tierra, our carbon neutral farm, where you will experience picking coffee beans, grinding sugar cane and meeting our free-range chickens, cows and horses. You will also learn about carbon neutrality and how that plays into the functioning of our farm and hotel. After the farm visit we will take you to our organic garden located a few meters away from our Restaurante Celajes. Here you will learn about the systems we use to responsibly practice organic agriculture, fertility through composting; explore natural pesticides; and learn about low-impact farming and cooking methods like our smoker. Finally, you will indulge in a special menu.
*Including a side, main dish, and dessert prepared with freshly harvested ingredients. You will help our chef pick your salad, that he will then prepare in the beautiful setting of the Belmar organic garden. You will be offered one of our garden to glass artisanal cocktails or craft beers. You can relax as you see the whole process come full circle. To end the day, we will enjoy a cup of Madre Tierra coffee or garden herb infusion in the Celajes balcony overlooking the Nicoya Peninsula.

Perks Schedule
Host/Guide – Traditional snacks and Farm Visit at Finca Madre Tierra –  Tasting lunch menu with our chef – 1 artisnal coctail or beer. Leaves at 9am
(~4 hours)

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Brewery Tour

Cervezas Artesanales Belmar is one of the first breweries in the country, and specializes in artisanal, small-lot ales. After a brief history of beer, you will learn about the operations of our one of a kind microbrewery, where every beer is made with cloud forest spring water! To finish the experience, you will enjoy a tasting of all three of our flagship beers in the brewery garden.

Perks Schedule
Host and Flagship Beers Upon Request and subject to availability
(~1.5 hr)

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Garden to Glass

Whether a spirited novice or a seasoned cocktail connoisseur, our experienced bartenders will tailor your Garden to Glass experience to you. Starting out, enjoy craft cocktails made in front of you along with explanations of ingredients, mixology and how mixed drinks evolve into art. Then, grab a basket and explore Hotel Belmar’s private gardens to pick herbs and flowers to use in your very own concoction. Finish up at the bar enjoying your handmade cocktail and bocas courtesy of Restaurante Celajes.

Perks Schedule
Bartender/instructor & 2 Cocktails *Upon request
*Subject to availability
(~1 hour)

*Children’s rate from 5 to 11 years old* Children under 5 allowed depending on size and gear availability.
*All the activities recommended go in accordance with our vision of sustainablity*
*Please be aware that, to keep you safe, we reserve the right to cancel tours due to climate conditions and/or other unexpected events*
*No-shows for the Bird Quest, Morning View & Monteverde Exploration, or cancellations made after 8:00 pm the day before the scheduled time will be charged full fee.
*No-shows for the Nightfall & After Hours, or cancellations made less than 2 hours prior to the scheduled time will be charged full fee.
*No-shows or cancellations for the 8:00 am Visit to Finca Madre Tierra & Farm to table Experience, made after 8:00 pm the day before of the tour will be charged the full tour fee.
*No-shows or cancellations for the 2:00 pm Visit to Finca Madre Tierra, Brewery Tour & Graden to glass, made with less than 2 hours prior to the scheduled time will be charged the full tour fee.


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