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Tortuguero National Park Day Tours

#35 of 94 Tours in San Jose Features Animals
7th Aven. 9th And 7th Sts, San Jose 10109, Costa Rica
+506 8820 1892
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Breathtaking views!

Really enjoyed our day trip from San Jose to Tortuguero National Park. Our tour guide Luis managed... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
Andrea R
Enjoyable but some glitches

We ended up on this tour by default. We arrived at our hotel in San Jose where there just happened... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
Mary R
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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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7th Aven. 9th And 7th Sts, San Jose 10109, Costa Rica
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+506 8820 1892

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

Really enjoyed our day trip from San Jose to Tortuguero National Park. Our tour guide Luis managed to make the experience so enjoyable and answered any questions pertaining to the country of Costa Rica or the wildlife. We managed to make many stops on our...More

Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We ended up on this tour by default. We arrived at our hotel in San Jose where there just happened to be a Grayline tour booth. We had originally scheduled a different tour. Unknown to us, the tour had been cancelled due to the volcano...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Only access is by water We stayed at the Pachira Lodge , they arranged the transport form San Jose, meals, overnight , Park tour and visit to the turtle beach Turtles ( protected) are only nesting there in the fall the transport/tour boats were well...More

Thank Kenyann L
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!
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...More

4  Thank ukienomad
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...More

Thank tbaurez
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....More

Thank 40hammerhead11
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...More

3  Thank Rachel S
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
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
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