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Get inmersed in the Bribri Culture (ARA Xperience)

Get inmersed in the Bribri Culture (ARA Xperience)

This visit to locals will connect you with one of the original people of Costa Rica and its rich ancestral culture. Today's tour will visit a Bribri community in the Talamanca Mountains, which will introduce you to indigenous traditions. You will meet a real Bribri shaman and learn about the beliefs of Bribris, the indigenous world view, about medicinal plants and rituals. The subsequent participation in the magical Bribri ceremony will be remembered for a long time! Later on, you will visit an indigenous family and get to know their way of life. The family will show you how to make artisanal chocolate, how to weave the traditional blankets and how to use plants and the crops the Bribri community uses for its self-sufficiency. The tour ends with a typical lunch. You can expect a social exchange with exceptional people. You will appreciate the peace and simplicity with which they live. The tour is not suitable for traditional tourism, but tailored to a particular class of persons looking for special experiences, appreciates the environment and a day to get acquainted with the craft of the local people and the daily lives of indigenous people.


  • Start: Puerto Viejo de Limón
  • End of excursion: Puerto Viejo de Limón
  • We pick you up at your hotel in Puerto Viejo together with your local guide.


  • Minimum number of participants: 2 persons
  • Maximum number of participants: 16 persons
  • If only one person wants to participate in the tour please note the extra charge.


  • Departure: In the morning
  • Tour Time: On request
  • Duration of the tour: 6 hours
  • Departure days: Daily
  • Minimum age for children in company of at least one adult: no restriction
  • Transportation from/to your hotel in Puerto Viejo de Limón
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Lunch
  • Visit of the Shaman
  • Visit an indigenous family


  • Infants up to 5.99 years: Free of charge
  • Children 6 - 12.99 years: Children rate
  • Children from 13 years: Adult rates


  • Full prepayment of all reservations is required until the latest 45 days prior to arrival.
  • Short-term bookings with less than 45 days' notice are due immediately.


  • From 44 to 30 days prior tour: 25% penalty fee
  • From 29 to 8 days prior tour: 50% penalty fee
  • From 7 days prior tour: 100% penalty fee

Best Price

$123 USD

  • Infants up to 5.99
  • Children 6 - 12.99 years
    $62 USD
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Contact Information

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Phone: +506-2232-0400
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San José, Costa Rica

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