The Gandoca Manzanillo National Wildlife Refuge is one of the
most isolated and exotic places on Costa Rica"s southern Caribbean
coast, and one of the most impressive hiking sites not only in Costa
Rica but in all of the Americas! The concentration of flora, fauna
and natural beauty found at this ONE place makes it a "Must See"
on your list if traveling to Costa Rica"s Limon Province.
Lush tropical forests, lagoons, coral reefs and white sand beaches come together in this nature reserve that protects 4500 hectares of marine grounds, 15 km of coastline and 5000 hectares of rain forest Your knowledgeable guide will explain about the surroundings of the Gandoca Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge, pointing out some of the vegetation and wildlife endemic to the area. He will also help you find the forest critters and creatures that are harder to detect by the untrained eye! You can expect to see monkeys, sloths, toucans, many bird species and much more!!
After your guided hike through Gandoca Manzanillo, you"ll have some time to spend on the beach to relax or take a dip in the warm Caribbean Sea before you head back to your hotel or cruise ship.
Departures: 7:00 AM approx.
Length: Approx. 5 Hours.
Meeting Location: Your hotel in Puerto Viejo, Cahuita or Limon Cruise Ship Pier. Further instructions and pick up time will accompany your voucher. Cruise Passengers, please note that transportation is available from the cruise ship with a minimum of 4 people. If you are a group of less than 4, you may possibly be put on standby until we can confirm more guests from your ship will participate in the same activity.
Cruise Ship Passengers: Escape the crowded Cruise Ship Excursions and join us for a more up close and personal experience of the secrets held in the Caribbean Rainforest. Please review your cruise ship itinerary prior to booking to make sure this tour fits your schedule.
Restrictions: Not recommended for children under 12.
The hiking at Gandoca is considered to be easy to moderate. This tour accommodates all physical levels, which makes it a perfect choice for a family adventure!
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