Cultural Tour Indigenous Community Watsi (Visit to the Shaman)


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5 Hrs
Group size:
Min 2 persons

Cultural Tour Indigenous Community Watsi (Visit to the Shaman)


Departing from your hotel, our destination will be the community of Watsi in the Bribri Indigenous Reserve. We will share with families from the Bribri community. We will visit a medicinal garden of another of the families who will share their knowledge of medicinal plants and their healing purposes, will tell you some stories and experiences who will tell us and show the traditional process of making chocolate, from the cocoa plant, the drying and roasting process, to the final product that is ground in stone, a very old method and used by them.

A guide will accompany you throughout the tour then we will walk along a path in the mountains of Talamanca, until you reach the place of a beautiful waterfall where you can take a refreshing dip.After meeting and sharing with families, we will return on our transport to your destination . You can choose a Bribri lunch prepared with local ingredients, vegetables and a delicious chicken with spices (You should suggest it when booking).

Do not forget to buy them a delicious organic chocolate with different flavors or buy authentic handcrafted crafts!

General rate $ 55 x pax

Duration: 5 hours

Departures. 08:30 am and 12:00 m.

Children from 6 -12 years, only pay 50%

Minimum: 2 persons

Includes: Guide, tickets, chocolate tasting, shaman talk.

What to bring: Sunblock, comfortable shoe, water.

Departure point: Gandoca Tours Office (Guide will accompany you from here).

If you book with transport included we will pick you up at your hotel (it has an additional cost)


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