Get a peek into the extraordinary lives of the Indigenous on one of the largest indigenous communities in central America. The Bribri family are extremely proud to share their heritage.
- 5 hrs
- Available Days:
- Every day
- 8:00 AM
- Hotel Transport Included
- Mobile Ticket Included
- Offered in English, Spanish
On this cultural tour you will see the daily activities that fill the indigenous lives. You will be able to see the stones used to grind corn, some of the crafts and art work made by the locals, and the small house where five generations of Bribri live under one roof. You will experience direct contact with this town and their way of life, something extremely unique and special for a cultural tour.
Finally, no Costa Rican tour is complete without being able to see, taste and help produce Costa Rica’s most famous product, Chocolate! You are given the opportunity to grind your own and taste many different types as they walk you through the secrets of the ancient process. After a refreshing dip in one of the most spectacular waterfalls you will make your way back to the hotel. This half-day tour lasts approximately four and a half hours.
What to Bring
Hiking boots, insect repellent (natural), swimsuit, towel, comfy clothes.
Transportation, English speaking guide, water, indigenous typical lunch.
Many of our tours and activities offer transportation pick up & drop off options from several locations and destinations. Options vary by tour, see “BOOKING REQUEST” for full details.
This was an amazing tour, I recommend everyone to do this! So friendly and knowledgeable! We learned so much about the trees and plants and what they can be used for. Making chocolate from the beans was lots of fun!
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The Watsi Bribri people lived in Costa Rica long before the Spanish arrived. On a visit to the foothills of the Talamanca Mountains, you’ll have the chance to meet the modern-day Bribri and learn about their pre-Columbian culture.