Enjoy one of the most popular national parks in Puerto Limon Costa Rica. Cahuita is a wonderful protected area located about 1 hours from Limon City and includes beautiful white sand beaches, rain forest and lots of wildlife. Our tour is a perfect introduction to the Caribbean Culture and natural resources of Costa Rica. Book Online and GET 10% OFF. Use discount code GNT10PROMO
|Location:||Limón, Costa Rica|
|Approx Duration:||5 hours|
|Activity Type:||Ecological & Educational Tour|
Cahuita National Park. One Day Tour from Puerto Limon
The tour begins at port where you hop on an air-conditioned motor coach for a one-hour drive along scenic roads, passing quaint villages on your way to Cahuita National Park.
Cahuita, from the indigenous worlds kawe or mahogany and ta or point, was created in 1970 to protect the country’s largest coral reef. One hundred twenty-three species of fish have been listed here, along with a variety of corals and other invertebrates. The park also protects an example of tropical moist forest, along with swamps forest and marshland. Cahuita is a perfect place for those who want to enjoy a beautiful tropical beach, the rain forest and abundant wildlife. Upon arrival to Cahuita Town, we will get into the park for a 45 minutes nature walk for enjoy the rich biodiversity of the area, along a flat and shady trail that runs along the shoreline. Monkeys, Sloths, Iguanas, Toucans, Colourful Frogs and many other species are very common to see during this tour. This is a very easy walk for all, from kids to seniors.
From the pier to Cahuita you will pass lots of banana plantations and our tour guide will stop in one of them, where many interesting facts about this amazing fruit will be explained: The Crop, harvesting, processing, packing and exportation. Costa Rica is the second largest banana producer in the world and 80% of the plantations are located in Limon province, becoming one of the most important economical activities in the region.
Note: In this tour we visit the plantations. No the packing houses due they are private properties and we are not allowed to get in. Our guide will explain from the side road about the activity.
This tour is an excellent introduction to the culture and rainforest of Costa Rica.
All our Puerto Limon Shore Excursions and Tours are operated with small mini buses and professional certified tours guides. Our company is the Pioneer tour operator offering tours for independent cruise ship passengers interested in travel in small groups and personalized service. We are a company certified by Costa Rican Tourist Board and with special certification in Sustainable Travel Level 4. Besides this we have the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2019.
With Greenway Nature Tours you not only will experience the real Costa Rica, you will experience a lifetime shore excursion.
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