Puerto Limón, commonly known as Limón, is a main city for cruise ships traveling through the Panama Canal. It is also a major transit point for travellers wishing to travel to Tortuguero by boat from the port of Moin; 15 minutes by bus from Puerto Limon.
Puerto Limon hosts a wide range of awesome Caribbean buildings and several national heritage monuments like the first baptists church from 1880s and the Black Star Line Building.
White water rafting on the Reventazón River. 90 minute trip, traversing class 2 rapids (beginning level). Along the way, you may see sloths in the trees as well as the lush forest and cool water.
If you arrive by cruiseship, you can buy souvenirs in this city rather than from the tour company.