When your cruise ship docks in Limon, spend the day exploring highlights of Costa Rica’s Caribbean side on this combo shore excursion. Taste farm-fresh tropical fruit and learn about the region’s sweetest export on a tour of a banana plantation. You’ll also get an up-close look at Costa Rican wildlife like birds, monkeys, and frogs on a rainforest hike and a boat safari down the biodiverse Tortuguero Canals. Swim or sun at a local beach and take a tour of the bustling port city of Limon before getting back on your ship.
- Full-day combo shore excursion from Limon
- Explore Caribbean Costa Rica with a local guide
- See how bananas are harvested and packed on a plantation tour
- Look for wildlife on a guided nature trek through the rainforest
- Cruise along the Tortuguero Canals on a boat safari
- Relax and swim on Playa Bonita beach
- Take a sightseeing tour of Limon’s port city
- Great way to get a taste of the region’s nature and culture in one day
What You Can Expect
The tour starts at 8 am when you leave?the pier and?head to a fruit stand.?Afterward, you?will go to at the very heart of the rainforest with a naturalist tour guide who?will teach you about the zoology and botany of the tropical forest?s ecosystem. There, you will be able to spot poisonous colorful frogs, amazing blue butterflies, and fantastic rainbow-colored birds.
Visit a banana plantation where many interesting facts about this fruit will be explained including harvesting, processing, packing, and exportation. You will also get to visit a banana packing house.
At around 11 am, you will head to the Tortuguero Canals where you can spot dozens of aquatic birds and hopefully monkeys and other mammals.
You?will end the day at Playa Bonita where we can enjoy some of the warm Caribbean waters followed by a city tour of Limon.
- Bilingual tour guide
- Fruit-tasting experience
- Banana plantation tour
- Tortuguero Canals boat safari
- Stop at Playa Bonita beach
- Limon port sightseeing
- Port pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks
- Gratuities (recommended)
- Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
- Minimum drinking age is 18 years
- May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
- Not wheelchair accessible
- At the time of booking, cruise ship passengers must provide the following information: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time, and re-boarding time
- Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
- A minimum of 4?people per booking is required
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
Local operator information
Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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1 day (approx.)
Returns to original departure point