Multi-day trip

From San Jose: 3-Day Tortuguero National Park Excursion

From San Jose: 3-Day Tortuguero National Park Excursion

From US$ 462 per person

Visit one of the most important destinations in Costa Rica on a guided tour. Explore a beautiful natural paradise, tour the famous Tortuguero Canal, and see diverse flora and fauna.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 3 days
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Please be ready in your hotel lobby 5 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Cruise along the wonderful Tortuguero Canal
  • Admire the incredible plants and wildlife the National Park has to offer
  • Visit the village of Tortuguero and its beach
  • Learn about Green Turtles at the Sea Turtle Museum
  • See the Green Turtles nesting (July to September)
Full description
Explore the protected Tortuguero National Park in the Limón Province, reachable only by airplane or boat. Take in the wealth of biodiversity in its eleven different habitats, including rainforest, mangrove forests, swamps, beaches, and lagoons. Trip itinerary: Day 1: After an early morning hotel pickup, admire the biodiversity of a primary forest through the window as you drive past Braulio Carrillo National Park. Sample a delicious Costa Rican breakfast during the drive. Mid-morning, board a comfortable boat and travel along the Tortuguero Canals. Be enchanted by the surrounding paradise and its varied flora and fauna. Then, enjoy a refreshing cocktail and a delicious lunch at the hotel. After lunch, tour the canals and take incredible photos for the rest of the afternoon. Arrive at Pachira Lodge (or similar) for a delightful dinner and a restful night's sleep. Day 2: Discover the flavors of Costa Rica with breakfast at the Lodge. Then, hike along the Lodge's private trail and work up an appetite for lunch. After lunch at the Lodge, visit the Sea Turtle Museum, the beach, and the picturesque village of Tortuguero. In the evening, enjoy dinner at the Lodge again. Day 3: After breakfast at the Lodge, head back to San José, stopping for lunch at El Ceibo in Guápiles on the way. Arrive back in San José in the afternoon.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (from hotels in San José, Alajuela, and Heredia)
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
  • Air-conditioned modern transportation
  • Accommodation for 2 nights
  • Boat transfers
  • Naturalist guide
  • Guided tours
  • Taxes
  • National Park fee ($15)
  • Donation to the Sea Turtle Museum ($2)
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Insect repellent

Know before you go

  • This tour will take place rain or shine
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Product ID: 400307