Gandoca - Manzanillo Rainforest Hike
- Duration: 5 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Puerto Viejo, Limon Province
- Product code: PNGB50
The beauty of this refuge is its incredible forests, lagoons, coral reefs and white sand beaches. It is located in the most isolated and exotic place on the entire South Caribbean coast. Apart from the great variety of vegetation, you will also observe animals like monkeys, toucans, sloths, snakes, caimans and an enormous variety of birds.
We will pick you up from your hotel and drive you by microbus to Manzanillo where your guide will be waiting for you to take you on this 4 hour jungle adventure through this refuge.
This refuge protects 4,500 hectares (over 11,000 acres) of sea, 15 kilo- meters of coast and 5,000 hectares (over 12,000 acres) of plants and hills with maximum height of 115 meters. At the end of this beautiful adventure you can take a walk or just relax on the beach while you wait for the microbus to take you back to Puerto Viejo.
Departure Time: 7:00 a.m.
Return Time: 12:30 pm
Pick up place: Your hotel in Puerto Viejo or Cahuita.
Includes: Transportation, local bilingual guide, snack and insurance.
What to bring: Trekking boots, insect repellent (If you don´t have a natural one we will provide you), camera and binoculars, swim suit and towel if you like to spend time on the beach.
Recommendations: Not suitable for children under 12 or persons not in good phisycal conditions. We may have to cross a river during our trek (especially if it´s rainy season), we will just remove our shoes and put them later on.