Costa Rica - Caribbean Coast (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Caribbean Coast chapter from Lonely Planet’s Costa Rica guidebook.

It takes a little more effort to travel here to see the nesting turtles of Tortuguero, raft Río Pacuare or dive the reefs of Manzanillo. It’s worth tasting its unique flavors: the rondón, lilt of patois, and uncrowded, palm-lined beaches.

  • slide silently through jungle canals in search of wildlife or volunteer to protect endangered sea turtles in Tortuguero
  • maps
  • ride the Río Pacuare, the country’s most extreme river
  • transport
  • surf, sample the culinary scene, laze on the beach and party in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: The Atlantic Slope, Parque Nacional Braulio Carrillo, Guápiles & around, Siquirres, Puerto Limón, Moín, Northern Caribbean, Parismina, Parque Nacional Tortuguero, Tortuguero Village, Barra del Colorado, Southern Caribbean, Reserva Biológica Hitoy-Cerere, Cahuita, Parque Nacional Cahuita, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Playa Cocles, Playa Chiquita & Punta Uva, Manzanillo, Refugio Nacional de Vida Silvestre Gandoca–Manzanillo, Bribrí, Sixaola.

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