Many protected areas are open for visitation


Staff member
Feb 20, 2019

These are the best times for adventure tourism. Experts say physical distancing reduces the risk of catching Covid-19. Domestic travel is the way to go, and now many National Parks are ready to receive your visit.

There are now 48 protected areas that can be visited Monday to Friday from 8am to 4pm and Saturdays and Sundays from 8am to 3pm.

The Ministry of the Environment announced this week it had added 11 protected areas to the open to the public list. Strict health protocols apply, nevertheless. Overnighting is not allowed in the new areas, and children under 14 years need to be accompanied by their parents. Permanent use of masks is mandatory, except when walking on medium or high difficulty trails. Physical distancing of 1.5 meters is required at all times.

The new areas open to the public are:La Caleta National Underwater ParkJose Armando Bermúdez National...
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On an extended vacation
Oct 6, 2018
Great advice, now it‘s the time to enjoy the attractions and nature without the crowds.

Use the mask’s you see fit for your adventure.