El Silencio Lodge & Spa - Costa Rica - Alajuela, Costa Rica

Experiences in El Silencio Lodge & Spa


Bajos del Toro, is a thriving rural community, rich in lively traditions, unique landscapes, and spellbinding flora and fauna. Its low-key vibe and non-touristy character set the perfect stage for activities that best display Costa Rica’s wild adventures and welcoming character. Fun cultural sessions, heart-pounding thrills, and leisurely eco-discovery expeditions let visitors loose themselves in engaging experiences that are unmistakably Costa Rican.

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Eco-Concierges are key to the personalized character El Silencio Lodge & Spa. Each visiting party is paired with a personal local guide to assist throughout the stay. This special host provides insights to the region’s natural setting, culture, and traditions to enrich the visitors’ experience as they explore Costa Rica and the Bajos del Toro Community. Eco-Concierges lead the courtesy Forest Immersion Hike, the complimentary tree-planting activity, and coordinate activities, tours, and special requests.  Your Eco-Concierge can also help you select experiences and adventures according to age, fitness, and health.

Cultural Showcase

  • Local Market Shopping
  • Coffee Tasting
  • Tico Cooking
  • Los Bajos Cultural Expedition
  • Oxcart Painting Session

Soft Adventure

  • Tree Planting (complimentary)
  • Hiking
  • Bird Watching
  • Medicine Forest Walk
  • Forest-Immersed Private Dinner or Lunch
  • Night Creature Hiking
  • Mini Wine Tasting
  • Chocolate & Coffee Tours


  • Rapelling & Canopy Zip-Lining
  • Horseback Riding
  • Waterfall Hiking
  • River Rafting (day excursion)

  • Horseback Riding in Bajos del Toro
  • Canopy 2
  • Mercado Shopping & Cooking Activity
  • River Dining Lunch
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  • Birdwatching Experience
  • Rapel 5
  • Romantic dinner
  • Coffee Journey
  • Tree Planting Experience
  • Oxcart Painting
  • Hidden Treasure near El Silencio
  • Wine testing


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