Kayak in the Rio Ernesto in Punta Uva or the Rio Sixaola in Alta Talamanca.
Kayak Punta Uva and Rio Ernesto*
Duration: about 2 hours on the river
Tour the in Kayak in and around Punta Uva. Venture into the Ernesto River and see what wildlife you can spot. Learn to surf if the sea is right.
~2 hours on the river
Transportation, guide, equipment
Alta Talamanca on the Sixaola River
Whole day trip, including transportation to and from Puerto Viejo to the remote indigenous community of Suretka,
What better way to see the flora and fauna of Alta-Talamanca than from a kayak on this guided float down the Sixaola River. Enjoy the view of the primary forest of the jungles of Costa Rica on one side and of Panamá on the other. Your guide will point out wildlife and share with you what it’s like to live long this sometimes raging river. Stop for a drink in the small town of Chase on the Panama side of the river, and end the trip in the town of BriBri, the political center of Talamanca. Don’t worry, the guide will protect you from the crocodiles.
Duration: it will take most of your day
Difficulty: It depends on the weather, your guide will let us know the difficulty level.
Gear: We provide the round trip transportation, kayak, the life jacket, a paddle. You bring river shoes, swim suit, sunblock, insect repellent, water, rain poncho if needed, a hat is a good idea.