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 eight years old to participate.
Tour includes: Transportation from/to your hotel, bilingual guide, safety helmet, flash light, lunch, bottled water, 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, sunscreen, insect repellent.
*Prices reflect the least expensive rates during low season and are subject to change at any time. You will receive a 100% accurate price when you inquire with us and share your travel dates. Final package pricing includes taxes, domestic transport, tours and lodging as described unless otherwise indicated. The package does NOT include international airfare or optional travel insurance or any other services not expressly mentioned.