Negra Beach in Cahuita, Limón, Costa Rica

Playa Negra Cahuita

A Beach Much liked by the inhabitants of Cahuita

There is a lot of life around this beach, restaurants, live music, a mini gym on the beach, bars, hotels. Negra beach is only 2 km from the town of Cahuita, so it represents an excellent option once you have already visited the Cahuita National Park.

On weekends, whole families enjoy the day here, its dense vegetation provides plenty of shade, the beach is long and the waves are medium, which is why many tourists like it.

Sunset View

Sunrise, yes



Beach Swimming


Beach Length

1 km

Beach Sand


Beach Shadow


Beach Accessibility

Not really but posible

Underwater Stones

A few


Negra Beach in Cahuita, in Limón province, located 202 km east of San José, and 45 km south from Limón downtown, Costa Rica.

How to get there

4 hours driving from San José with regular traffic, drive to route 32, passing Zurquí Tunnel, then continue trough Guápiles, Pócora, Siquirres and Matinal then take route to Limón downtown, is located 45 km south from Limón.

Nearby Beaches

  1. Grande Beach in Cahuita (2 km south)
  2. Blanca Beach in Cahuita (3 km south)
  3. Puerto Vargas Beach (5.5 km south)
  4. Negra Beach in Puerto Viejo (7 km south)
  5. Puerto Viejo Beach (8 km south)

Other activities

  • Kayak Tour
  • ATV Tour
  • Snorkeling
  • Diving
  • Jet Ski Tours

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