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Cahuita National Park

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At the Far End of Main Street, Cahuita, Costa Rica
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This coastal park contains white sandy beaches and coral reefs.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach” (40 reviews)
“howler monkeys” (90 reviews)
“clams” (89 reviews)
At the Far End of Main Street, Cahuita, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago

During our tour in Limon we asked to visit Cahuita National Park. It was. beautifyl park and we enjoyed the easy walk on the trail adjacent to the beach. Saw many different animals...monkeys, sloth, raccoon, snake, and iguana. Did plan to spend some time swimming,...More

Thank ChuckSharon
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Cahuita national park is really beautiful with amazing beaches. We did a guided tour with Fernando. Without him we would have never spot most of the wild life and would have never gotten so many nice pictures of them.

Thank Marcel G
Reviewed 4 days ago

This park was amazing-- even in the pouring rain, we saw so many animals. Two days in a row, before even entering the park, we saw iguanas, sloths, and monkeys just chilling near the entrance. Very pretty walk and easy to do without a guide.

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lots of wildlife we had the walk to ourselves as most people dont ford the two rivers which are easy to do so we saw all sorts of stuff was great oh and great Italian place with pool at far end of walk when you...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 6 days ago

There are two entrances, via the town and the beach or from Puerto Vargas which is a bit more of a wildlife, nature walk. The walk is along a path by the beach and so there are views of the sea as well as inland...More

Thank kateandmark
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Need I say more? We saw lots of wildlife. Sloths, raccoons, spider monkeys, white face monkeys, snakes, lizards, tons of birds. Great time hiking to the point.

Thank Nebraskatravler69363
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked into the park from our hotel outside of Cahuita through the park to the Puerto Vargas exit. We saw sloths, capuchin monkeys, spider monkeys, and howler monkeys. Take a snack and lots of water! It was a flat walk, a relatively easy walk...More

Thank Liz W
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can see a lot of animals there walking very close to the sea right inside the jungle on a good path.

Thank kai08082018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing more then a simple walk in a tropical forest on a seaside. Better you take a local guide (15€ per person) or you wan’t see anything, they know exactly pretty much where almost all the animals are! By the way, the 8km path is...More

Thank Dante S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visit this place. Also... Hire a guide. So here's the deal... Most of the animals you won't see are all around you while you;re in this park. These critters aren't in a zoo, but rather moving about, living their lives in their natural environment. This...More

Thank Matthew R
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12 January 2018|
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Response from Dante S | Reviewed this property |
From 8 am to 4 pm. Furthermore, there is a gate half way, which close at 2 pm. If you pass it after that time, you can’t go back and you have to finish all the tour till the end.
Valori H
17 December 2017|
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Response from elsbe50 | Reviewed this property |
If you choose a spot where you have to buy to park (next to the entrance you have to buy) I think’it’s safe to leave your luggage anddo it on your own, you don’t nead any guide
9 March 2017|
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Response from Ms A | Reviewed this property |
It's a really easy trail. How far you get is all dependent on how long you can carry her.