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Tortuga Island

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Address: Paquera, Costa Rica
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+506 2220 2126
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$135.00*
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Tortuga Island Cruise
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$125.00*
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Tortuga Island Cruise from San Jose
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$100.00*
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Private EcoAdventure Tour in Santa Teresa

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Very good day out

This is a long day out. I travelled from San Jose and being the first pick-up left at 5.45am and went with Calyspso Cruises, see my review on them for full details of the day. On... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Taki P
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful beach, good service, clean toilets, only a small negative thing: the sun bed's back keeps bouncing up, when we wanted it to lay down. It can be smart to bring swimming shoes because of the corals in the waterline. Perfect day at Tortuga Island!

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful day, very well organised. Snorkeling and other activities organised and catamaran boat tour.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a long day out. I travelled from San Jose and being the first pick-up left at 5.45am and went with Calyspso Cruises, see my review on them for full details of the day. On Tortuga Island you will get about four and a half hours. There are various water activities you can do or just laze on the... More 

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california
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family of 4 took a private boat from Tambor bay to Tortuga. We saw dolphins, whales! and great natural rock formations on the trip to the island ( about 45 minutes fromTambor). Snorkeling was good, lunch was provided in the tour and was well prepared and presented Island style. Very tasty! Tortuga has one of the best souvenir stores... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Tortuga island is a must when you visit the area. We loved the snorkeling and just to check out the island. The food was goo. Indeed a memorable day...

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Incredible place! You can walk for hours along the coast or take the trail located just along the coast that is in the forest. Be sure you do not miss seeing the Jesus Crist Tree - incredible. You will enjoy meeting locals along the walk and if you're lucky they may offer you a seat and cold beer!

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Nisswa, MN
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

Good snorkeling nearby and a fine beach. Very popular with boat tours and may be busy. Pay toilets. Primitive facilities and most of the island is private.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Just came back from Isle of Tortuga tour. It was very well organized. Awesome food! Calypso crew was fantastic. The only down flaw that Calypso had and may not be responsible for, is that the company who organized our tour, had misinformed us by telling us that there was a hike, and close up with tropical birds. Neither of this... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

A fun catamaran ride, of about an hour and five minutes on Calypso tour's Catamaran, complete with a netting floor section pools, and a bar, was fun and enjoyable,cbejng offered watermelon, pineapple and papaya by the crew. On the island the snorkleiiing was fun, but sadly no reefs. A banana boat tour was enjoyable especially wit young children, 5,7,7, but... More 

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Stuart, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

We had a great day! We stayed at the Marriott in Los Suenos Resort and the Costa Cat catamaran is docked right in the Los Suenos marina so it was an easy walk from our room to the dock. We arrived at 7:30am and were treated with coffee, juice and breakfast baked goodies. Captain Jim Kitchell had the engines fired... More 

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