Are you ready to spot sloths in their natural habitat, experience how chocolate is made, see rehabilitated jaguars up close, go whitewater rafting down one of the world’s most beautiful rivers, zipline through the jungle, and more? All of this is possible on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica with a single or multi-day Caribbean tour!
Why Visit the Caribbean
Many travelers that visit Costa Rica head to the Pacific coast beaches and skip the Caribbean coast altogether. We think they are making a big mistake!
The Caribbean side of Costa Rica has consistently decent weather, beautiful beaches, lush jungles filled with wildlife and a relaxed Afro Caribbean feel. Plus, this area is home to many so many fun tour options!
The three most popular towns to visit on the Caribbean coast are Puerto Viejo, Cahuita, and Tortuguero. Tortuguero is a great place to explore for a few days. Here you can take a wildlife kayak trip, visit a banana plantation, watch leatherback turtles nesting, and more.
Puerto Viejo and Cahuita are better spots for spending several days. From these two destinations, there are many exciting options of things to do for all ages and adventure levels.
Here at Caribe Fun Tours, we are experienced tour operators and know all the best things to do on the Caribbean coast. It is our goal to make sure you have a perfect vacation to Costa Rica and our trips reflect that. Also, all of our Caribbean tours and trips are led by experienced guides who will always put your safety and comfort first.
One Day Caribbean Tours
Want to experience the best of the Caribbean in a short amount of time? The best way to do that is with a one-day tour! These tours are offered from Cahuita or Puerto Viejo.
Jaguar Rescue Center & Punta Uva Hike (Offered on Mondays and Wednesdays)
On this exciting tour, you will get to see animals in the process of rehabilitation. These animals often include sloths, jaguars, monkeys, and more! From there, your guide will take you on a hike through the jungle to the breathtaking Punta Uva viewpoint. It’s a great tour for people of all ages!
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Cahuita National Park & Waterfall Hike (offered on Tuesdays and Fridays)
This is one of our most popular day trips and for good reason! Cahuita National Park is one of the top Costa Rican national parks for spotting wildlife. One of the best parts of this national park is that the jungle trail runs parallel to a stunning white sand beach.
The one day Cahuita National Park tour starts at your hotel in Puerto Viejo or Cahuita. A guide will provide transportation to the national park entrance. Your guide will take you about 1.5 miles into the park before your tour group will turn around.
Along the way, the guide will point out an abundance of wildlife including sloths, raccoons, white-faced monkeys, snakes, and more! All guides are very knowledgeable about the flora and fauna in the area. They also carry a telescopic lens so you can get an up-close view of animals hidden in the trees.
After visiting the national park, your guide will take you to a unique waterfall destination. You can swim here and enjoy a light snack before returning to your hotel.
Book your Cahuita National Park tour here
Chocolate Forest Experience and Coconut Beach Trail (Offered on Thursdays)
This tour begins with pick up from your area hotel at 9:30. Your guide will transport you to the chocolate tour. You will learn about the history of chocolate and the chocolate production process. Don’t worry, there will also be a chance to eat plenty of delicious fresh chocolate.
After the chocolate tour, your guide will lead you on a nature walk. Along the way, you will take a break to eat fresh fruit and drink fresh coconut water out of a coconut.
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Caribe Fun Full Day Tour (Offered on Saturday’s)
This fun-filled tour begins with pick up from your Puerto Viejo area hotel around 8:30 am.
On this tour, you will get the chance to visit the local farmers market to buy fresh fruits and vegetables. From there, your guide will take you to the Jaguar Rescue Center in Puerto Viejo. All animals at the rescue center are being rehabilitated to hopefully be released back into the wild.
This is one of our most popular tours and is something people of all ages will enjoy!
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Check out our complete list of Caribean Day Tours for more fun options from Tortuguero, Cahuita, or Puerto Viejo. We also offer coral reef snorkeling tours, surfing tours, horseback riding tours, and more!
Multi-Day Caribbean Tours
Would you like to get the full Caribbean experience? Multi-day tours are great because they take all of the planning stress off of you. As a trusted Costa Rican booking agent, we will arrange everything for you and be there to assist you every step of the way.
Caribbean Coast Explorer
The Caribbean Coast explorer tour lasts for six days and five nights.
This exciting tour includes three nights in Puerto Viejo and two nights in Bocas del Toro, Panama. Transportation is provided between destinations and from San Jose to Puerto Viejo.
During your caribe tour, you will go on a white water rafting trip, hike in the Cahuita National Park, visit virgin islands in Bocas del Toro, and more!
Road Less Traveled
The Road Less Traveled tour runs for eight days and 7 nights.
This action-packed tour includes two nights in San Jose, two nights in Turialbe, and three nights in Puerto Viejo. A mid-sized rental car is included in the rate for transportation.
During this tour, you will go white water rafting, visit a jaguar rescue center, hike through Cahuita National Park, and more!
Caribbean Wet and Wild
The Caribbean Wet and Wild tour lasts for four days and three nights.
This wet and sometimes wild tour can be started from San Jose, Puerto Viejo, or La Fortuna. It includes two nights in Puerto Viejo and one night in Tortuguero.
During this trip, you will get the chance to go white water rafting, visit the Jaguar Rescue Center, tour Tortuguero National Park by boat, and more!
Although these are our most popular multi-day Caribbean tours, we do offer other multi-day options as well. Check out our complete tour list for more exciting choices.
Have you now picked the perfect tour option for your Costa Rican trip to the Caribbean? We get that it can be a bit overwhelming with so many exciting choices. Don’t hesitate to contact us here at Caribe Fun Tours. We are happy to assist you in planning the perfect trip based on your specific needs.
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