Of course, limiting yourself to only one place usually only offers a narrow glimpse into the broader qualities of a region. So be sure to delve into Limon 's attractions. Santa Marta, is 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southeast, while Cahuita is situated 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the northwest.
When you are ready to venture further afield visit the nearest center. Cartago lays 45 miles (72 kilometers) away and features attractions such as Turrialba Volcano National Park, Monumento Nacional Guayabo and Our Lady of the Angels Basilica. If your itinerary allows it's worth investigating Parque Nacional Volcan Irazu and Parque Nacional Tapanti before returning to Limon.
If the sun is shining, head outdoors and discover Limon 's open-air markets.
No vacation is complete without a little down time. Wildlife watching is one of the ways they relax here. In this region and bird watching is another.
Be sure to take your tastebuds on a tour through the flavors and aromas of Limon. Jerk chicken and ron dom (coconut and seafood soup) are both popular dishes sure to delight visitors' palates with a true taste of Limon.
You will be sad to bid "Adiós" (farewell) to this appealing place.