5 ACTIVITIES TO ENJOY IN THE SOUTHERN CARIBBEAN
When you think of the Caribbean what you immediately think is reggae music, palm trees and a quiet atmosphere in a hammock. This impression but does not encompass the true variety of activities you can participate in this beautiful place.
1 – Know the Wildlife Caribbean: In Punta Cocles is the Jaguar Rescue Center where you can visit the area endemic animals that have been rescued and rehabilitated to return to live in freedom. Besides is the Gandoca-Manzanillo National Wildlife Refuge where you can visit virgin rainforest and indigenous towns will share with you their ancient culture.
2 – Extreme Adrenaline: Thanks to a wide range of adventures from companies like Gecko Trail Adventure, you can take from rafting on the Pacuare River to canopy in the middle of the jungle, all with the help of professionals in one of the most beautiful landscapes.
3 – A moment of peace: If you are looking for something a little more laid back, you can hike in Cahuita National Park where you have the opportunity to see sloths, iguanas, toucans and capuchin monkeys, howler monkeys and countless species in the area. And finish your walk with the proximity of a clean sandy beach and crystal clear waters.
4 – Snorkeling in Cahuita beach: After walking through the park and enjoy the beach you cannot leave out the wonderful experience of country’s largest coral reef, and one of the most beautiful. With the possibility to find interesting specimens of marine life like angelfish, the Isabelita, Blue Parrot fish, barracuda, stingrays, lobsters and many more.
5 – Enjoy the delicious local food in the area: And how to miss one of the many reasons to visit the Caribbean, their delicious and varied cuisine offered. Either a Rice and Beans or a cocktail to enjoy the white sand beach and in the Totem Beach Bar is an excellent option to enjoy the afternoon or evening in the midst of an enchanted scenery.