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Caribbean Costa Rica

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Caribbean Costa Rica

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Caribbean is a region in Costa Rica.


The major regions of interest to tourists are :

  • Bribri - Close to the Reserva Indigena Bribri y Cabecar
  • Cahuita - Little town next to the National Park of Cahuita.
  • Puerto Limón - Just a stopover place for most tourists, although the central market is worth a visit, as is the city during Carnival.
  • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca - The south Caribbean Coast.
  • Tortuguero - Accessible only by boat or airplane, it is located in the Northern part of Limon. [1]
  • Sixaola - Banana territory close to the Panamanian border.


Other destinations[edit]

  • Gandoca - Manzanillo National Wildlife Refuge
Located south of Puerto Viejo the Refuge is free to visit and can be reached by a bus to Manzanillo. You can as well get to Gandoca from Sixaola via Taxi or private car. From the "Highway" its 8 km until the beach of Gandoca which lays pretty much on the border to Panama. In Gandoca you can stay as well over night (for example Cabinas de Carmen Tel: 2754 1051) From February until May Turtles come to the beach to lay their eggs there.



Get in[edit]

One of the best ways to see the southernmost Caribbean islands or surrounding South American islands is via a cruise.

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