Just 60 minutes minutes from the Port of Limon lays the beautiful Cahuita National Park, where you will discover a stunning profusion of Costa Rican tropical flora and fauna.
|Location:||Limón, Costa Rica|
|Approx Duration:||4 hours|
|Price:||$79.00 Adults / $65.00 Children|
|Activity Type:||Ecological & Educational Tour|
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.
After this ecological tour, you will visit a banana plantation 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.
This tour is a perfect option for discover Puerto Limon, touring along the coastline and learning about its rich nature and culture.