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Talamanca Discovery Tour: Connect with an Indigenous Community
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  • Visit an indigenous reserve and help support local community members in promoting ethical, mutually beneficial tourism..Take a boat ride in a local, handmade boat..Escape into gorgeous, refreshing waterfalls.
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Day 1Depart from the hotel in Puerto Viejo at 8 am. Journey to Bambu, Talamanca for breakfast at Ditsowo, an indigenous project and sleeping accommodation. At 10 am, cross the Telire River in a handmade boat, then take a car for half an hour to reach Alto Katsi. At noon, enjoy a snack of vegetables and fruits from the area. Visit an organic cacao farm and watch a demonstration of a traditional way to process chocolate. Visit conic indigenous homes and take a dip in the Cohen river if you choose. In the evening, return to the Ditsowo and have a meaningful dinner and conversation with the owner. Day 2Breakfast is served at 8 am. Visitors have the option to go on a boat ride with a rafting tube and local guide, for an additional cost. Travel back to Puerto Viejo.
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