Guapiles is located in northeastern Costa Rica about 150km from Limón. Eco-tourism now plays a huge part in the increased numbers of visitors to this inland town, where they can enjoy adventuring on the Santa Clara Plains, observing its immense biodiversity. Vacationers can also try out a zip line, or take part in one of the many available horseback-riding tours. Hiking and bird watching are also common activities here. Accommodation in Guapiles ranges from economy to 3-star hotels.