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Ranked #1 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Horseback Riding Stables
Owner description: Have you always dreamed of riding a beautiful horse on a picturesque beach? What about exploring the jungle in a very... more » Owner description: Have you always dreamed of riding a beautiful horse on a picturesque beach? What about exploring the jungle in a very eco-friendly way? Make the very most of your time in Puerto Viejo by joining an exclusive horseback ride along one of the most incredible, and undeveloped coast of Costa Rica. Our tours combine both Beach and Jungle and range from relaxing rides, perfect for families to private rides for more experienced riders.If you prefer quality over quantity or poorly maintained horses, then our Horseback Riding Adventure is for you. Your guide has a life long experience with horses, our horses are all healthy, well fed and taken care of. Security is our main concern, and we are the only stable to offer helmets and back protection. We have special gentle horses to accommodate children from 6 years old on. We also offers special package such as swimming with the horses, honeymooners special, wedding events...Just ask! « less
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Ranked #2 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Spas
Owner description: Sense the magic of the rainforest with its mystery and allure. Start your Pure Jungle Spa experience by soaking your feet in... more » Owner description: Sense the magic of the rainforest with its mystery and allure. Start your Pure Jungle Spa experience by soaking your feet in an aromatic infusion of flowers and botanicals in a hand-hammered copper basin, while you sip our signature jungle elixir; smell exotic scents; feel the tropical oils massaged into your body; and hear the rhythms of birds and bugs with an occasional call from a toucan or the roar of a howler monkey. « less
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Ranked #3 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Factory Tours
Owner description: Caribeans is the origninal bean-to-bar chocolate factory in Puerto Viejo. Chocolate is made right in the cacao forest. Tours... more » Owner description: Caribeans is the origninal bean-to-bar chocolate factory in Puerto Viejo. Chocolate is made right in the cacao forest. Tours of our factory include: all-you-can-eat gourmet chocolate, the chocolate forest hike, and the "see how we do it" factory tour. Regular tours are Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. « less
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Ranked #4 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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Ranked #5 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Tours
Owner description: Gecko Trail Adventures is full service travel agency based in Costa Rica. We offer a wide selection of tours, activities and... more » Owner description: Gecko Trail Adventures is full service travel agency based in Costa Rica. We offer a wide selection of tours, activities and transportation all over the country. We are specialized in helping clients to set up a customized and authentic experience of the real Costa Rica.We plan your trip to maximize your holiday time enjoying the incredible nature and wide selection of activities, and make sure to offer a fun, safe and hassle-free experience of the best Costa Rica has to offer - whether this is for individual travelers, couples or groups, we make sure you get the right fit. Our Vision• Excellence in customer service• Innovative travel options• Professionalism in dealing with clients as well as with vendors• Provide the best quality possible• Use local providers and help the local community grow in a sustainable way• Fair employment of local staff including accurate training and salary « less
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Ranked #6 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Horseback Riding Stables
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Ranked #7 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Tours
Owner description: It is our pleasure to introduce to you Terraventuras Jungle Expeditions. We are a well established and certified tour agency... more » Owner description: It is our pleasure to introduce to you Terraventuras Jungle Expeditions. We are a well established and certified tour agency in Costa Rica since 1998. We provide tours with a dynamic team of experienced local guides who will make the tours interesting, enriching and with great fun. We can make up any package suitable to your needs, including transportation, accommodations and various tours throughout Costa Rica; however we are specialized in the Caribbean area. Some of the tours provided are:- Adventure tours; such as canopy, Jungle adventure and horseback riding. - Animal watching tours; such as snorkeling, animal watching and hiking in a national park. - Cultural tours; such as Cacaco farm tour, Indian reserve, Sloth hospital and rescue centers. - Trips to other destinations; such as Panama City and Bocas del Toro in Panama, Tortuguero turtle reserve, Arenal Volcano and many other destinations all over Costa Rica. Safety is a must for us! Therefore we have all the certifications and insurance from the Costa Rica tourism board as well as all the other insurances needed. We operate out of Puerto Viejo, which is a small town located at the Caribbean side of Costa Rica. It is rich in nature and culture. Inhabitants have an interesting cultural mix of Afro-Caribbean, Bribri Indian and ticos . Puerto Viejo has several spectacular areas that are even of international importance. It includes protected areas such as Cahuita National Park and the Gandoca-Manzanillo Refuge. Recently Puerto Viejo has become a tourist’s hot spot, due to the, white-sand beaches, tropical vegetation and the relaxing laidback atmosphere! The town has an authentic atmosphere and is rich of nice bars and restaurants with reasonable prices. « less
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Ranked #8 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Farms
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Ranked #9 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Tours
Owner description: ATEC The Talamancan Association of Ecotourism and Conservation,is Talamanca’s original ecotourism provider. Since 1989, ATEC—... more » Owner description: ATEC The Talamancan Association of Ecotourism and Conservation,is Talamanca’s original ecotourism provider. Since 1989, ATEC— a non-profit, grassroots organization—has been providing fun, unique, ecologically and socially responsible activities for visitors to our area. We also offer a communication center with internet and select local items useful for your travels. From our website and our shop in the center of Puerto Viejo, ATEC represents over 100 local tour guides in 16 communities in the South Caribbean. Whether it’s your first time leaving your home country or you’re an experienced traveler, we encourage you to stop into our busy little shop and let our 20 year’s of experience provide you with a special and exciting experience you’ll never forget. ATEC also works actively with many local conservation and community organizations. « less
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Indulgence Spa (Cocles)
Ranked #10 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Spas
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Ranked #11 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Health Clubs
Owner description: Where else can you watch the waves of the Caribbean from your Downward facing dog? OM is the only studio of its kind in Costa... more » Owner description: Where else can you watch the waves of the Caribbean from your Downward facing dog? OM is the only studio of its kind in Costa Rica . Offering yoga classes a minimum of 2 times a day, every day of the week. You can also schedule therapeutic massages, reiki, cranio sacral sessions, surf classes and tours. If you wish all services are served up with a side of fresh fruit smoothies or local coffee and chocolate from the downstairs CariBeans Chocolate Tasting Lounge (ranked #1 on TripAdvisor Activities in Puerto Viejo!). All are welcome at this community-centric respite of friendship and positive energy. They also have a hostel with rooms for rent, information and an ever changing schedule of specialty events ranging from bellydance to capoeira, Tantra to Art, Chakra Toning to Meditation...the possibilities are endless! Stop by or call for the most current selection of healthy goodies and yummy treatments. « less
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Ranked #12 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Boat Tours
Owner description: Get your Pura Vida... wet! Join us for near and/or offshore fishing, dolphin and snorkeling trips, a sunset tour, or a booze... more » Owner description: Get your Pura Vida... wet! Join us for near and/or offshore fishing, dolphin and snorkeling trips, a sunset tour, or a booze cruise. Whether you're a hard core fisherman/woman, or just want to get on the water, we will work with you to design the best trip possible. All trips include fresh tropical fruits, cold drinks (water and something harder) and the exclusive Wahoo cookies. Tours over 4 hours include sandwiches and vegies. Our captain, Pino, was born and raised in Puerto Viejo. He knows the southern Caribe like you know your living room... it is his living room. He will delight you with his humor as he coaches you in the ways of traditional line fishing. If the water's right, he'll dive and find you a langosta for dinner. Rods, reels, bait and tackle included, as well as snorkeling equipment. Boat equipped with GPS, fishfinder, bimini top, fresh water shower, and PFD's. Find us on the beach across from The Parquecito and Tex Mex in Puerto Viejo. Put the Wahoo in your Costa Rica vacation! « less
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Ranked #13 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Owner description: We provide tours in the Puerto Viejo area. Tours consist of bike riding to Destination in Bri Bri, Punta Uva, Manzanilla and... more » Owner description: We provide tours in the Puerto Viejo area. Tours consist of bike riding to Destination in Bri Bri, Punta Uva, Manzanilla and Cahuita. At these location you can do nature hikes, snorkeling, visit animal rescue center and visit waterfalls « less
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Ranked #14 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Spas
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Finca Tierra (Cocles)
Ranked #15 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Owner description: Finca Tierra invites you for a one and a half hour guided tour of our permaculture demonstration and education center. We... more » Owner description: Finca Tierra invites you for a one and a half hour guided tour of our permaculture demonstration and education center. We look at energy systems, carbon neutral cooking and bio-thermal hot water production. We learn about sustainable building techniques. We walk through the organic gardens, a polyculture of vegetables, fruits, edible leaves and medicinal plants and much more! « less
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Ranked #16 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Owner description: The Jaguar Animal Rescue Center is already mentioned as one of the top attractions in Puerto Viejo but there's a great way to... more » Owner description: The Jaguar Animal Rescue Center is already mentioned as one of the top attractions in Puerto Viejo but there's a great way to see this, get transportation and also see two other top sites in the area. The Animal Rescue Centre, Chocolate Lady and Waterfall tour includes: Entrance and tour of the Jaguar Animal Rescue Centre located near Playa Cocles. This centre serves as a refuge and rehabilitation center for many local animals including members of the cat family, sloths, monkeys, snakes and more. After spending around 2 hours at the rescue center you will visit to see organic indigenous chocolate being made — the whole process from the growing of the Cacao plant to the making of chocolate as well as lots of information about the indigenous culture. Last but not least you will do a short hike to a nice waterfall where you can have a swim. Transportation: pickup and drop-off at your Puerto Viejo hotel All for $55. This is a great deal and you can see so much. And a friendly driver/guide who comes along will make sure you are going to have a great time and makes the whole experience extra special. « less
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Ranked #17 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Water sports
Owner description: Green Water SUP Tours is a unique tour company combining the popular sport of stand up paddle boarding with exploring the... more » Owner description: Green Water SUP Tours is a unique tour company combining the popular sport of stand up paddle boarding with exploring the Southern Caribbean and its natural beauty. Focused on our customers experience, we offer paddle board tours and lessons on the Caribbean Sea and nearby rivers. We are based out of Puerto Viejo, Limon where we have access to some of the most beautiful coastlines Costa Rica has to offer. « less
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Ranked #18 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Tours
Owner description: Tours and packages Offered - Caribbean Tours Shuttles Services, Check the list of our Tours: Rafting, Tortuguero package all... more » Owner description: Tours and packages Offered - Caribbean Tours Shuttles Services, Check the list of our Tours: Rafting, Tortuguero package all included,Cano`py, Snorkeling, Jungle Tours Bocas del Toro One day Tour and Shuttle service, and much moreCaribbean Tours - Feel the Caribbean... « less
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Ranked #19 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Owner description: We love to surf and we surf with love. Learn how to surf with Caribbean Surf School. We have waves for all levels, from Salsa... more » Owner description: We love to surf and we surf with love. Learn how to surf with Caribbean Surf School. We have waves for all levels, from Salsa Brava, the heaviest wave in Costa Rica, right outside our Surf Shop, to the perfect beginner waves of Black Beach to the fast beach break at Cocles and the classic longboarding waves of Punta Uva. Just come and try it! « less
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Ranked #20 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Tours
Owner description: Reef Runner Divers is a full-service PADI Scuba shop located in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica. We offer scuba instruction from... more » Owner description: Reef Runner Divers is a full-service PADI Scuba shop located in Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica. We offer scuba instruction from basic to advanced, open water diver to dive master certificates. We also offer diving tours, snorkeling trips, dolphin cruises and sunset tours. « less
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Ranked #21 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Surf Camps
Owner description: We are located at the best surf spot in Puerto Viejo ( The Beach Break). Our centre is fully equipped with various models of... more » Owner description: We are located at the best surf spot in Puerto Viejo ( The Beach Break). Our centre is fully equipped with various models of Banzaii,Premiere, and RRD Surfboards, available to rent to surfers of all levels. « less
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Ranked #22 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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Ranked #23 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Owner description: We give you the opportunity to learn Spanish in a natural paradise, an exotic location surrounded by exuberant tropical... more » Owner description: We give you the opportunity to learn Spanish in a natural paradise, an exotic location surrounded by exuberant tropical jungle, endless beaches, national parks and a unique world of animals, birds and plants along the marvelous Caribbean Coast. Here you will feel like you are at home and learn spanish with the help of our professionals, who have years of experience and understand what it means t « less
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Ranked #24 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Tours
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Ranked #25 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Tours
Owner description: Crocodive is the only 5 Star PADI Diving and Instructor Training facility on Costa Rica's Caribbean coast. We offer daily... more » Owner description: Crocodive is the only 5 Star PADI Diving and Instructor Training facility on Costa Rica's Caribbean coast. We offer daily dive and snorkel excursions out of Puerto Viejo. From beginners to instructor professionals, we cover the complete range of dive training. « less
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Ranked #26 of 28 activities in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Category: Aquariums
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