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Tortuguero National Park
Tortuguero National Park
Owner description: This park contains 11 different ecological habitats and is a sanctuary for nesting sea turtles. Situated on the Northern Caribbean side of Costa Rica, in the province of Limon, it... more Owner description: This park contains 11 different ecological habitats and is a sanctuary for nesting sea turtles. Situated on the Northern Caribbean side of Costa Rica, in the province of Limon, it is approximately 90 miles northeast of the capital city of San José. Accessible only by air or water, Tortuguero is the most important nesting site in the entire western half of the Caribbean for the green turtle. It is known as “Tico Amazon” (Costa Rican Amazon) due to the fact that in Tortuguero there are no roads; the principle means of transportation being the dozens of fresh water canals throughout the park. less
Attraction type: National Parks; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Sea Turtle Conservatory
Sea Turtle Conservatory

All places to eat » Places to eat

Wild Ginger
Wild Ginger
Ranked #1 of 15 restaurants in Tortuguero
Price: $4 - $19
Cuisines: Caribbean, Contemporary, Californian, Fusion
Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Budda Cafe
Budda Cafe
Ranked #2 of 15 restaurants in Tortuguero
Price: $7 - $25
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Sun Rise
Sun Rise
Ranked #3 of 15 restaurants in Tortuguero
Cuisines: Central American
Fresh Foods
Fresh Foods
Ranked #4 of 15 restaurants in Tortuguero
Cuisines: Central American
Taylor's place
Taylor's place
Ranked #5 of 15 restaurants in Tortuguero
Cuisines: Caribbean

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Toucan & Tarpon
Toucan & Tarpon
$30 - $50
Cabinas El Icaco Tortuguero
2.0 of 5 Cabinas El Icaco Tortuguero
$27 - $33
Ranked #4 of 7 Tortuguero B&B and Inns
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Rana Roja Lodge
Rana Roja Lodge
$28 - $98
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Hotel Don Quichotte
Hotel Don Quichotte
$42 - $66
La Baula Lodge
La Baula Lodge
$67 - $70
Ranked #3 of 8 hotels in Tortuguero
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La Casona
La Casona
$31 - $39
Ranked #5 of 7 Tortuguero B&B and Inns
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.