If you want to travel around Puerto Limon and prefer to stay closer to the main town, this excursion is a great option.
Meet with an experienced guide who will be waiting for you at the entrance of the terminal. You will hear facts and information about the city from your guide.
Right after, experience a boat trip along the Tortuguero Canal during one hour. Monkeys, sloths, iguanas, tropical birds, are just some of the animals you could see in the rainforest!
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Cruise Ship Terminal entrance|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Coordinated start time. Earliest departure 7:30 AM local time|
Next stop is Playa Bonita (which means “beautiful beach”), a pretty bay/beach surrounded by restaurants that offer typical food. If the weather is nice and your guide deems it’s safe, you can enjoy yourself and get into the sea, so be prepared!
Back on the road, you will be taken to a scenic viewpoint to observe most of Puerto Limon’s town. Continuing the route, you will visit the Fruit Stand to take a look at several delicious tropical fruits and taste them as well!
In the center of the city, you will also visit a supermarket which offers coffee and other products you can buy if you wish.
Finally, it’s time to get back to the cruise ship terminal. Your guide and driver will make sure you’re there in time, so just relax and enjoy the trip!
We’ll pick you up early in the morning, usually between 7:00 AM – 9:00 AM (local time) at the entrance of the Terminal in Limon. Keep in mind that this also depends on the time of arrival of your cruise ship.
Get a magnificent view of Puerto Limon’s town from a panoramic viewpoint, a great opportunity to take a picture of the city and the ship docks.
Tortuguero Canal Boat Ride
Enjoy 1 hour of travelling across the Tortuguero Canals in a covered boat, with a tour guide that will search for animals and give you information about them.
Playa Bonita (beach)
Stop by a beautiful bay and a nice white sand beach, and take the chance to enjoy the waters.
You will be able to enjoy delicious tropical fruit at a rustic Fruit Stand.
Stop by the side of the road to see the banana plantation and learn more about the actual process of growing the land and shipping the product to other countries.
If time allows and you wish to, take a look at the products you can find in a popular supermarket in the city of Limon, where you can purchase some Costa Rican coffee and more.
Back to the Cruise Ship Terminal. Your guide and driver will make sure you are back in time.