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Embark on an extraordinary journey to witness one of Guanacaste's greatest natural wonders: the majestic sloths in their native habitat. As you drive through the captivating lowlands, nestled at the base of active volcanoes that tower above, such as the awe-inspiring Miravalles and Tenorio, you will find yourself crossing the continental divide, entering the enchanting realm of Bijagua. The name Bijagua, meaning "two waters," pays homage to the harmonious interplay between the climate and the abundant rainfall that graces this remarkable area.
Prepare to be captivated as you explore Bijagua, a true haven for nature enthusiasts and avid hikers. Immerse yourself in the lush biodiversity that Costa Rica is renowned for, as every step reveals a tapestry of life in its purest form. And there, amid the emerald foliage, you will discover the elusive sloths, gracefully hanging from the trees and branches, seemingly always sporting a gentle smile. Keep your eyes peeled, for it is not uncommon to witness mother sloths nurturing and carrying their precious babies, a heartwarming sight that embodies the essence of pure maternal love.
But the wonders of Bijagua extend beyond the sloths. This haven also provides an ideal climate and a thriving rainforest environment that beckons exotic reptiles and frogs. Encounter the vibrant Red Eyed Frog, the mesmerizing Green-and-Black Poison Arrow Frog, and the captivating Blue Jeans Frog, among others. For wildlife enthusiasts, a visit to Bijagua is an absolute "Must-Do" while exploring the treasures of Costa Rica.
Did you know that sloths spend a staggering 90% of their time upside down? This fascinating fact highlights the unique adaptability and mastery of these incredible creatures. Prepare to be astounded as you witness firsthand the slow and deliberate movements of the sloths, a testament to their remarkable survival strategies.
Embark on this unforgettable adventure and create cherished memories as you delve into the wonders of Bijagua. Explore the natural paradise that cradles the sloths and their fellow inhabitants, and let the beauty of Costa Rica's biodiversity leave an indelible mark on your soul.