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Tortuga Island

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“beautiful beach”(37 reviews)
“boat ride”(60 reviews)
“day trip”(47 reviews)
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Puntarenas 00000, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The trip to the island is nice, usually the tour offers snorkeling and lunch, and the ride to the island and back. In the island you can rent sports material such as kayaks to see around the island. Due to the fact that the island...More

Thank MarM933
Reviewed 1 week ago

Calypso Cruises was by far the best value of any excursions that my wife and I did on our honeymoon. We were picked up at our hotel in Jaco early in the morning and then driven to Puntarenas where we had breakfast before loading onto...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Upon arrival we were informed of a local mascot known as Philomena. A rescued female boar who loves belly rubs. The private island is the sanctuary to a lot of animals and plants that are protected by a family that resides there. It is absolutely...More

1  Thank Departure673437
Reviewed 20 September 2018

island was great the tour was prolly a 3 though. had we been with another tour prolly wouldve been a 5 the views are amazing at the beach

Thank Huapanguero
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We loved it! loved the island. the beaches super beautiful . lunch was provided. it was delicius. the captain and the rest of the crew super nice.

Thank PattyB1070
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We visited this island with Arenas Travel CR. They picked us up at the hotel and drove us to the port. There, we took a boat and we chased dolphins. On the way back we chased whales. While on the water, the guide explained to...More

1  Thank Valentin M
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This was about a 15 ride to the port in Puntaranus. Then we embarked on a 1 hour venture to the Isle of Tortuga.We saw dolphins, a whale and a sea turtle! Upon arriving a gentleman was making coconut drinks for a very reasonable price....More

Thank befrazr
Reviewed 1 September 2018

We did not know what to expect and we were pleasantly surprised. We went snorkeling and fell off the banana boat tube. We did a short hike about 25 minutes and took photos at the top of the look out point. We pet the pig,...More

2  Thank Eric F
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great place for snorkeling and diving. Tour guide Daniel was fantastic at pointing out the great sites. Saw turtle, whales and crocodiles from the boat. Daniel is also a great historian and has lots of information to share!

1  Thank Patrick S
MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Hi, We are glad you enjoyed so much your tour to Isla Tortuga. Tortuga island is surrounded by nature not only in land but marine life as well. Thanks, Mario C.

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach..many activities...the staff is very friendly..great food ..fantastic trip..highly recommended...thanks Lucia Badilla for recommended this trip ..

1  Thank LeoSanchez22
MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Hi, We are happy that not only you liked the island but also the service that you received. Thanks, Mario C.

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19 July 2018|
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Response from MCubero | Property representative |
Sorry for our delay. Water temperature is great, warm but cool enough to feel refreshing once you are in the water. Thanks, Mario C.