Barra Honda Caves

Rappell Down to Cavern Floor & Explore Ghost-like Calcium Formations!

Arrive at the Barra Honda National park for a one hour hike to the entrance to the cave.  Keep an eye out for coatis, agoutis, anteaters, and monkeys. Your adventure continues as you rappel to the cavern floor to begin your spelunking.  You’ll be amazed by stalactites and stalagmites, ghost-like formations of hardened calcium, and rock creations of all shapes and sizes. In total there are 42 different caves in Barra Honda, but only one is open to visitors. You’ll spend an hour exploring the cave before returning above ground for lunch.

This tour requires good physical condition. The hiking and the cave exploring are between an intermediate to hard physical impact level. It is not recommended for anyone with claustrophobia, or fear of the dark. You must be at least 10 years old to participate.

Your tour includes: transportation from/to your hotel, bilingual guide, safety helmet, flash light, lunch, snack, bottled water, and juice.

What to bring: sturdy hiking shoes, sneakers, or trail shoes (no sandals or flip flops), light comfortable clothing (pants or long shorts), binoculars, camera, sun hat, sun block, insect repellent.

*Prices reflect current low season rates and are subject to change. The price you are quoted by our sales representatives will be 100% accurate based on the exact time of your inquiry. Price is per person, double occupancy accommodation and includes: all taxes, domestic transportation, tours and hotels. Price does not include international airfare, optional travel insurance, or credit card payment service fee.