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Costa Rica Roots Tours

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Roots Tours is a company created by a Costa Rican and a Spanish, both in love with nature and therefore of our work. We enjoy that people know with us a place as spectacular as Tortuguero is. We always hope that everyone marvels at nature as we do...more
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100 m Sur del muelle Principal, junto Soda Dona Maria, Tortuguero 70206, Costa Rica
+506 2767 3107
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We traveled to Tortuguero through a different tour company, but the tours and accommodations in the town were arranged by Roots. I can't say enough good things about Eddie and Jorge. They were both informative and really incredible guides. We had 3 tours by Jorge...More

Thank Chelsea H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this tour with Jorge, the rasta-man. His dedication and knowledge added to the adventure of seeing this miraculous event. He’s been doing this a long time. He gave us a lot of information as we waited. My favorite part- he even pointed out...More

Thank Apolonia A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did book a 3day trip with Exploradoaoutdoors. The tours in Tortugero were with Roots. I had three different guides. All very nice. We did a village tour, canoe tour in the morning and a walk trough the park. I did learn a lot about...More

Thank danielaJ5829ZI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect agency! We booked the Canoa Tour around tortuguero, the trekking and the Desove (Turtle egg laying). The Canoa tour starts very soon in the morning but completely recommended experience. Jorge and Jonny were our captains and were very kind. They provided us prismatics and...More

Thank Sergio L
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We did two tours with Roots Tours (Canoa + Turtles) and both were excellent. Well organized (you get boots, raincoats, linterns etc. from them) and the guidance by David and Johnny was very professionell. They know everything about the nature and find animals to show...More

Thank Johanna H
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We booked a 3 day package taking us from Arenal to Tortuguero then onto rafting down the Pacuare River and onto Puerto Viejo. The Tortuguero portion of the trip was operated by Roots Tours. Some aspects were very good - our guide David took us...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We took advantage of the morning canoe tour and the night turtle tour. David was an excellent tour guide! He is extremely knowledgable and fun! We highly recommend any tour they offer.

Thank hsdesigns323
Reviewed 11 July 2018

It is not easy running a slick operation out of an extremely isolated and rugged part of Costa Rica like Tortuguero. My hats off to David, his wife and his team at Roots. David organized our vehicle transfers from Puerto Viejo, boat transfer to Tortuguero...More

Thank DesafioAdventures
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Travelled to Tortugero with 5 friends. From the moment we arrived David, Rod and Raquel couldn't do enough to help us. They sorted out all our activities and provided all the gear necessary as well as really interesting and informative tours. They were always there...More

Thank Eadaoin N
Reviewed 2 May 2018

My husband and I went on Roots' canoe tour of Tortuguero National Park as part of a package from Exploradores Outdoors. David was a highly knowledgeable and helpful guide, and we had great luck seeing wildlife! We also received a tour of the Tortuguero community...More

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22 March 2017|
Response from Raquel D | Property representative |
I recomend you Costa Rica Roots Tours if you want to go to Tortuguero.
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17 March 2016|
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Response from Raquel D | Property representative |
hola, te recomendamos el tour en canoa a remos ya que se disfruta mas, pero si no quieres en canoa tenemos la opción a motor con un costo de $25 por persona, mas entrada de parque nacional que cuesta $15 por el día... More
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