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Tortuga Island

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Address: Punta Arenas 00000, Costa Rica
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08:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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US$125.00*
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Tortuga Island Cruise Tour From San Jose
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US$115.00*
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Day Trip to Tortuga Island from Jaco

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Tortuga Island with Mid World Tours Costa Rica

My 16 years old daughter and I took a tour zippling with midworld a few days ago. The shuttle bus came pick us up at 8am at our hotel in Manuel Antonio and was on time. We were... read more

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Montreal, Canada
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Montreal, Canada
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4 reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My 16 years old daughter and I took a tour zippling with midworld a few days ago. The shuttle bus came pick us up at 8am at our hotel in Manuel Antonio and was on time. We were first driven to their main office to pay and sign some papers. We then got back in the bus and drove another... More 

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San Diego, California
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We visited Tortuga Island on Calypso Cruises' lovely catamaran. The beach was sandy and inviting, and the cruise company provided a great lunch and plenty of festive beverages at their private bar. A definite must do.

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Thank vicwarren2016
Salisbury, Maryland
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a wonderful tour to Tortuga Island. 45 min on the boat and lucky to se dolphins. We jump from the boat and snorkel and saw beautiful fish. Had a nice lunch on the island and swam in the beautiful clear water. Absolute a tour that is the money worth.

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Brambleton, VA
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56 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Take your towels from the hotel as they only sell towels at the island, no rental Started a bit chaotic as our tour guide told us to be ready to be picked up at 830am we got a call at 640 that you are late 😀 Anyways somehow we made it to the bus, they picked up a few others,... More 

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MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this review

Hi I am glad that after all the rush and the crowd due to Easter break, you enjoyed your day at Isla Tortuga. Thanks for you comments. Sincerely, Mario More 

Playas del Coco, Costa Rica
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

We traveled via the calypso,outstanding service,they took excellent care of us ,this part was great ..once on the island again the crew members looked after us..the lunch was excellent,they had enough activities for us..now for the But..I didn't enjoy swimming in a lovely beach amongst many boats that really took away from the experience.,I might add the calypso was patked... More 

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Thank sbfriesen12
MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this review

Hi, I am sorry you could not enjoy the Island at its best. The island is quite crowded this particular week due to national holidays. More 

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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The island is billed as having white sands but that's not totally true. The water is warm and inviting but the rocks on the shore mean you need to bring water socks or risk cutting up your feet. That's the only negative thing I can say. The souvenir shop was great, with offerings I didn't see anywhere else. The staff... More 

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MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this review

Hi , We are glad you liked the Island and the services provided. Our gift shop has a great line of unique products. We have one of the best souvenir shops of the central pacific coast. Thanks, Mario C. More 

hemel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 276 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A small island accessible via organised trips The sand is fine but pebbly Beach shoes an advantage The sea is so warm Parrots and wild pigs !!!! Worth visiting

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MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this review

Hi, We are glad you liked your visit to Isla Tortuga. Thanks for your kind comments. Regards , Mario C. More 

Ruston, Louisiana
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just spent a fantastic day with the captain and crew. Attentive, clean, ensured everyone had a good time. Highly recommend this day trip well worth yoir time and money. Beautiful scenery, dolphins, fish, turtle and service that ranks one of the best of any tour I have been on.

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Thank ConnieFO66
MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this review

Hi, Yes indeed !!! Calypso Tours is one of the many companies that bring tourist to Isla Tortuga and has always been one of the best companies with great service. It is a highly recommended tour by us as well. We are glad you had a fantastic day at Isla Tortuga. Thanks, Mario C. More 

San Diego, California
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes it was only tourists on the island but the day was fantastic. A mellow ride out on the catamaran to the island to snorkel and relax. My family (including the kids) loved it. We would do it again.

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Thank hannahsmith303
MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this review

Hi, we are glad yoy and your family had a great day at Isla Tortuga. We are known as a family destination and we have pelnty of activities for people of all ages. Can't get a better recommendation than saying you would like to do this tour again . Thannks for your kind comments. Sincerely, Mario C. More 

North York Moors National Park, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Bring bananas to feed the fish if you go snorkelling! Beautiful day we spent there had a lovely time, the crew was amazing! Oh there was a group of baby pigs we fed. Super cute!

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MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this review

Hi, We are so happy to learn that you had a super day at Isla Tortuga. Thanks for your comments. Mario C. More 

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