La Amistad International Park Vacations
Long-time travelers will enjoy leaving behind the tourist trail and heading to the other population centers in the vicinity of La Amistad International Park. Playa Negra, lays 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southwest, and Cocles sits 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southwest.
While you are in La Amistad International Park, why don't you head to Cartago. Approximately 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the northwest, this regional transport and shopping hub is home to Parque Nacional Tapanti, Turrialba Volcano National Park and Our Lady of the Angels Basilica. Parque Nacional Volcan Irazu and Monumento Nacional Guayabo are just a few of the many other interesting attractions on offer here.
Ask a local their favorite places to see, you'll most likely be directed to Limon 's much-loved open-air markets.
No getaway is complete without a bit of rest and relaxation. Sunbathing is one of the ways they relax here. In this region and bird watching is another.
To really get to know the local customs, be sure to visit the region's bars, cafés and restaurants. Often, these are good places to rub shoulders with locals and try out popular dishes. Jerk chicken and ron dom (coconut and seafood soup) are some popular dishes to sample.
When it is time to depart Limon, you'll be sure to bid this place a fond "Adiós" Rest assured, however, you'll be leaving with special memories and photos that you'll be able to enjoy for years to come.