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Tortuguero National Park Day Tours

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Address: 7th Aven. 9th And 7th Sts, San Jose 10109, Costa Rica
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+506 8820 1892

Tortuguero National Park Costa Rica. Situated on the Northern Caribbean...

Tortuguero National Park Costa Rica. Situated on the Northern Caribbean side of Costa Rica, in the province of Limon, it is approximately 90 miles northeast of the capital city of San José. Accessible only by air or water, Tortuguero is the most important nesting site in the entire western half of the Caribbean for the green turtle. Those channels are an excellent observation location to catch sight of the different species of aquatic birds.We have daily departures from San José, the Caribbean Coast and Arenal Volcano, giving you the choice to start at the place of your preference.

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Great ride to the Tortuga Beach

Going to the beach is December is something this snowed in Utahn needed. The boat ride was fine, took over an hour to get to the beach. We did see an anteater;)

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Park City, Utah

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Park City, Utah
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Going to the beach is December is something this snowed in Utahn needed. The boat ride was fine, took over an hour to get to the beach. We did see an anteater;)

Thank skiparkcity!
Orange Park, Florida
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

Great boat ride took us all over to look for wildlife and nature. We say caymans, lots of monkeys, lizards, a porcupine, an otter resting, so much beautiful vegetation and the sound of nature everywhere. It was absolutely delightful and would do it again and again. Wonderful experience.

2 Thank ukienomad
Los Cabos Mexico
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

Incredible opportunity to experience the Costa Rica rain forest. The landscapes are breathtaking and you have the experience to see an infinite number of birds and local animals: monkeys, sloths, toucans, etc. The resorts are lodges, very green oriented and offer all the services you might need for a great experience. The local town is not too appealing, it is... More 

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Beavercreek, Ohio
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

The chocolate farm tour was good but the bus ride to the farm was long. (about one hour plus from Port Limon) Then we drove back over one hour to a small waterway near Port Limon. We boarded boats and traveled up this little waterway. The driver pointed out a sloth and some other wildlife. This waterway was right beside... More 

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San Ramon, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

I had a great time in Tortuguero and my favorite part was going on a canoe tour with Abel Diaz. He is a free lance guide and all the companies use and love him. Because he is not attached to a company, you will get the absolute best value (I'm a student). It is a beautiful place and canoe is... More 

3 Thank Rachel S
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Reviewed 26 January 2016

I fell in love with Costa Rica! Such an amazing place! And the people are very kind! I will definitely be back one day! Don't miss it out, enjoy the beauty of nature!

Thank Veronika I
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2015

From our early morning start the excursion was truly memorable. Caymens, parrots, friggate birds, iguanas, butterflies the list goes on and on. We loved it so much words are not enough

1 Thank Helen J
Chichester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 March 2015

After travelling around Costa Rica for 3 weeks we both agreed that our 'special place' was Mwamba Lodge, Tortuguero. Very unususal but exquisite, a must for all travellers to see this place. We had the great fortune to be looked after by Edgar and he made our holiday, what was so special is the fact that he knew everything and... More 

1 Thank Pam C
Langley City, Canada
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Reviewed 19 February 2015

Do not go home without visiting Tortuguero. The 3 day 2 night jungle camp is an awesome experience. The guides are very knowledgable.

2 Thank starburst2
Evergreen, Colorado, United States
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Reviewed 6 October 2014

What fun to glide through a true jungle river and see birds, cayman, monkeys and more with naturalist guides. Excellent adventure!

Thank Patty W

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