Bajos del Toro is a charming little town tucked into the spectacular Rio Toro valley, north of San José. If you’re seeking a peaceful and idyllic rural setting for your vacation, then this off the grid town is just the place for you. Expect to encounter emerald hillsides, beautiful waterfalls, luxurious cloud forests, and estancias that run family farmsteads and quaint little dairy farms. Be ready to spot a variety of plant and animal life in this lush landscape. The scenic area around Bajos del Toro is ideal for hikes and nature photography.
Hiking and Photography
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