Prívate Caving tour & hiking at Barra Honda national park

Cave tour & Hiking at ``Barra Honda`` National Park

Located in the province of Guanacaste. The geological significance of Barra Honda, is the existence of underground caverns that have required about 60 million years to form, consisting of coral sand.

We walk a distance of about 2 miles round trip on the tropical dry forest lasting approximately five hours.

The vegetation is mainly deciduous and include species such as capuchin monkeys (Cebus capucinus), coyotes (Canis latrans), deer (Odocoileus virginianus) as well some birds.

In the upper part of the National Park, about 400 meters high there is a panoramic view of the river Tempisque lowlands, and the Gulf of Nicoya and some of its islands.

AT LEAST 4 PERSONS TO OPERATE THIS TOUR

per adult from

$150

AUD

Duration

6 to 7 hours

Voucher

Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Lunch
    • Bottled water
    What's excluded :
    • Transportation to/from attractions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Visit: Guanacaste Adventure & Travel, Tamarindo beach, Santa Cruz 50309 Costa Rica

    Cave tour & Hiking at ``Barra Honda`` National Park

    Located in the province of Guanacaste. The geological significance of Barra Honda, is the existence of underground caverns that have required about 60 million years to form, consisting of coral sand.

    We walk a distance of about 2 miles round trip on the tropical dry forest lasting approximately five hours.

    The vegetation is mainly deciduous and include species such as capuchin monkeys (Cebus capucinus), coyotes (Canis latrans), deer (Odocoileus virginianus) as well some birds.

    In the upper part of the National Park, about 400 meters high there is a panoramic view of the river Tempisque lowlands, and the Gulf of Nicoya and some of its islands.

    Terciopelo Cave:

    This cave with formations as much as the body, because it emits different tones when struck gently walls.

    The "Terciopelo Cave" has a total depth of 62 meters. The descent into the cave is about 45 minutes to 1 hour maximum and is done with special equipment for caving.

    Access is made with a initial vertical descent of 17 meters. And then continue all the way down an inclined plane 35 ° to the east. This is the most impressive cave in their forms of decoration. Chief among the "body" where the different columns attached to each other give different tones sound when hit. Other decorations are

    Amazing “lions” head and Curtains”

    At the end of the cave tour, you will have to try a delicious lunch of typical Costa Rican food.

    Cuevita Cave:

    This cave is only for children between 4 years to 12 years old. The deep of this one is around 2 meters,

    you could see great formations of the stalagmites  and stalagtites on a beaty wall.

    What to bring:

    Light clothes, bottle water, hiking shoes or sneakers, sun block, insect repellent, hat and camara.

  • Departure Point :
    Santa cruz county beaches areas, Liberia or papagayo beaches areas
    7am or 8am pick up time
    Departure Time :
    6:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 60 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

14

Organised by Guanacaste Adventure Travel

Activity ID: V-67371P10

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