Puerto Viejo offers a wide variety of day tours and activities in and around the Caribbean Coast. Here is a selection of Caribbean jungle, nature and wildlife day tours to choose from.
For whitewater rafting and other types of tours, see the column on the right side of the page.
For those adventurous thrill-seekers: get a bird’s eye view of the Caribbean jungle while flying through the air at top speed on zipline cables.
What could be better than a day playing with monkeys, learning how cacao become chocolate and hiking to a pristine waterfall? Three of our favorite local activities combine to make a truly memorable day on your vacation.
See the Tortuguero Canals by boat on this day trip from Puerto Viejo or Cahuita. Also take a tour of a Banana Planation and learn more about these tropical fruits.
With this tour you will hike through the famous National Park of Cahuita while observing and learning about different animals and plants native to the area.
This extensive reserve is home to a wide variety of animals and plants; your local guide will teach you much about what you are seeing and the scenery is spectacular too!
Don't miss the amazing biodiversity of Costa Rica—head out with our expert guide and you'll be amazed at the numbers of birds we have in the area.
La Ceiba is a primary forest reserve where the Jaguar Rescue Center re-introduces previously injured animals back into the wild. More than 100 acres of pure nature.
Experience the beauty of the dark! A tour not only for eyes and ears but also your palate!
A family experience spiced with fun. An educational tour geared towards the family. A friendly hands on look at Sustainability and Conservation from entertaining Bri-Bri/German guides.
Cahuita National Park is one of the highlights of the area. This trip includes a guided hike and a boat ride with a stop for snorkeling in the coral reefs.
Get ready for a breathtaking and unbeatable jungle experience up in the treetops of the Nature Observatory 25 meters above the ground.
This day trip combines hiking deep into the Gandoca-Manzanillo Wildlife Refuge, great views and quality time 25 meters up in a tree. All this is followed by a lunch deep in the primary forest.
Kayaking on the ocean at the beautiful Punta Uva and up the Rio Ernesto followed by a guided jungle hike.
Take the opportunity to travel through time and go back to the beginning of evolution, represented by the nesting of these live fossils. This is an unforgettable night walk along the Gandoca Beach
Head out from Puerto Viejo or Cahuita on a boat ride where we'll look for dolphins. We will then take a dip with a snorkel (or dive) on the reef.
A day trip to the Bocas del Toro islands including dolphin watching, snorkeling and a visit to the beautiful Red Frog Beach.