Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

Bribri Indigenous Community Immersion

While staying at the Aventuras Naturales Lodge along the Yorkin River, explore the Bribri community through cultural immersion and cuisine! Here, you'll participate in various activities, including: learning about traditional chocolate production, handcraft classes, a boat tour in the Yorkin River, and learning about the community's medicinal practices.

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Duration

2 Days / 1 Night

Travel Style

Cultural Immersion and Off the Beaten Path

Languages

Spanish

Physical Activity

Moderate activity

Location

Rainforest

Connect

Wifi: Limited
Cell: Limited

TRC Viajes

Locally Owned Social Enterprise
Starts at:

$116/person

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Speaks: Spanish

Highlights

  • Explore the Yorkin region through a boat ride with your local, indigenous guide.
  • Visit the Bribri's cacao farm - learning about their production methods - and of course, tasting it!
  • Participate in craft classes, sip on traditional drinks, and eat some wonderful cuisine!

Details

Availability

Flexible Departure Date
All year

What's Included

Lodging

1 Night Community Lodge

Guide

Local guide (not bilingual)

Food

All meals included

Transport

Private car and Boat

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TRC Viajes

Locally Owned Social Enterprise

Created by women with 20 years of experience, TRC Viajes designs and operates authentic adventures, offering rural community tourism through responsible and sustainable trips in small communities. Here, visitors get to know the Costa Rican people who are protecting forests, rivers, coastlines, and coral reefs. By traveling with TRC Viajes, you can learn about the work performed by local and indigenous communities in relation to the conservation of enviroment, becoming a responsible traveler, and leaving your mark through promotion of socioeconomic development in rural communities.

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Getting There

Transport options

Get picked up (included)
About 30 minutes from Puerto Viejo, your experience will begin in Bambu where you'll meet your local guide!
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