Barra Honda National Park, Nicoya

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National Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Adventurers will enjoy navigating the limestone caverns of Barra Honda National Park. You'll hike high into the hills to find this natural wonder, so don't forget sunscreen and bring along plenty water. Don your hard hat, harness, and flashlight, and descend the ladder into the depths of the chasm to observe the striking limestone formations and bats living within. Hike to the cave on your own, or opt to bring a guide who can explain the wildlife of the area. Access to the cave requires visitors be at least 12 years of age. PutBarra Honda National Park into our Nicoya sightseeing planning tool and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • We weren't able to go down to the caves due to the pandemic, but we still had a good visit to the park. There's a hiking trail leading to some waterfalls and the cave entrances. There's a lookout...  more »
  • Three police officers by the side of the road flagged us to the shoulder where they demanded $50. We paid them but my wife was so upset that we returned to our hotel in Tamarindo and skipped the...  more »

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