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Tortuguero Canals

Limón
Starting at $108.00
Additional Info
  • Est. Departure: 6:00 am
  • Est. Return: 6:00 pm
  • What's included: Transportation, Bilingual Guide (Spanish/English), Entrance, Breakfast, Lunch.
  • What to bring: Comfortable clothes, sandals, sun block, and camera.
  • Price: Starting at US$108.00
  • Children: The feeding of children under two years of age is not included.
  • Location: Limón
  • Type: Nature, Leisure
  • Tour Type: One Day Tours
  • Duration: 1 Day
Description 
Tortuguero Canals

Leaving your hotel early in the morning with a Bilingual Naturalist Guide, you will pass through Braulio Carrillo National Park getting the opportunity to observe the lush of its vegetation; you will stop for a typical Costa Rican breakfast. Then, you will abandon the bus to embark on the most exciting part of the trip. You will travel on a boat inside the jungle, exploring the lush terrain through the sleepy canals of the famous worldwide place known as Tortuguero National Park, located on the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica.

 

Tortuguero National Park is one of the most popular eco-tourism destination in Costa Rica, The park preserve 21,000 hectare of tropical rain forest, it also has many species of plants and animal life. And maybe you get the chance to see the spectacular Atlantic green turtle in its natural habitat.

 

Tortuguero is often called “The Amazon of Central America” because its canals and wildlife. It is estimated than 5% of the world wildlife is found in the Tortuguero area. There are around 11 ecological habitats that allow a great diversity of fauna and flora and it could be observed close at hand. Besides, it is famous for turtle nesting which occurs between early June and mid-October, when thousands of turtles come ashore along these world-famous beaches to lay their eggs.

 

This amazing one day tour to Tortuguero offers the opportunity to travel through the canals and have a good chance to see tucans, herons, caimans, crocodiles, turtles, two-Fingered and three-fingered sloths, also Iguanas, different species of monkeys such as the Spider Monkey, Howler Monkey, White Face Monkey, swinging through the trees, lots of butterflies including the beautiful Morfo Azul that you will be able to see very close, as well as hundreds of species of birds including Tiger Herons, Boas, Tree Bats, and many beautiful and exotic animals. Tortuguero National Park is home to over 300 types of bird, 57 amphibian species and over 100 reptiles.

 

There are only two possibilities of transporting yourself to Tortuguero, either by boat or by the local small planes, it is an extremely peaceful place, here you will be able to rest and forget about all the noise in the city.

 

Following with the tour in Tortuguero, you will have a delicious regional lunch. After that, you will take a walk through the Rain Forest in order to admire and enjoy the tropical climate, ending our trip on a boat through the Tortuguero National Park.

 

Finally, in the afternoon, you will go back to San Jose full of memories and pictures of this fabulous experience in the worldwide known Tortuguero Canals, only in Costa Rica.