The Tortuguero National Park One Day Tour is an expedition in the dense jungle of one of the most beautiful and scenic regions of Costa Rica. On this tour you will travel along the exotic canals of the National Park Tortuguero in Costa Rica, famous by solitary beaches where take places the nesting of the giant marine green turtles (Jul. to Seth.) The Tortuguero National Park is the most important site of nesting for the Green Turtle in the Western Hemisphere. Our journey will begin by crossing through the spectacular Braulio Carrillo National Park a dense cloud forest located just one hour drive from San Jose. After going down through the mountainous pass, you will reach the lowlands, and the beginning of the province of Limon, with its many banana plantations. A stop will be made for breakfast. After traveling for approximately two and a half hours, you will reach the riverside where a specially designed boat will be waiting to take you through the system of rivers and canals that are found in Tortuguero National Park. The boat will slowly go up the canals to allow you the opportunity to observe the rich variety of wildlife to be found, and observe the thick jungle canopy above. Lunch will be served at the lodge soon after arrival.
Full day tour.
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Departs from San Jose at 6:30 am.
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Entrance fees, breakfast, lunch, transportation and guide