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Tortuga Island

Punta Arenas 00000, Costa Rica
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Punta Arenas 00000, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A great way to finish off our trip to Costa Rica. Wonderful crew, bountiful feast for lunch. Snorkeling, banana boat ride. Meet the owners- David and Cecilia- great people! It got a little rainy and the trip back was lit up by a thunderstorm. Captain...More

Thank MattOz1959
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We would highly recommend visiting Tortuga Island if it is nearby. We used Zuma Tours to reach the island and do some snorkeling, which we also highly recommend.

Thank Marc C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This island is beautiful, but the boat ride can be hectic getting there if the waters are bumpy. We chartered a boat, captain and crew for the journey. Upon arrivals we had lunch and spent the rest of the time playing on the island. Only...More

Thank Christian S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little island is paradise. There are many tour boats that can take you out to the Island. They offer different packages but they are typically a combination of a light breakfast, wonderful lunch BBQ, and free drinks (rum punch or margaritas). They also include...More

Thank TravelGeekGirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time on Tortuga Island. Not that many people on the island which made it even better...PRIVACY! Beautiful spot around the island for pictures. The animals roam free on the island. A must visit if coming to Costar Rica.

Thank Kendell M
MCubero, Director General at Tortuga Island, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, We are glad you had a nice time while visiting Isla Tortuga and that you were able to take some nice pictures while there. Please share some of those pictures with us at this page. Thanks, Mario

Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

Was great to visit. This is very remote with swimming, banana boat rides, snorkel, etc. Small gift store.

Thank Chris T
MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2017

We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Isla Tortuga. Thanks for mentioning some of the many activities available at the Island. Thanks, Mario C

Reviewed June 9, 2017

This was one of the highlights we loved this trip out to the Island. We even tried to get in to go back a couple of days later. It is not only beautiful but very peaceful and the sights make you think you are living...More

Thank sbennett2017
MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2017

Hi, Thanks for such beautiful comment. I am sure it will help other turists make up their mind and not miss this tour. We are very glad you liked it. Thanks, Mario C.

Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

Loved it. White sand and cool surroundings. The even have a wild pig who likes to hang with tourists.

Thank CoachCanova
MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this reviewResponded June 8, 2017

Hi, We are glad you liked the Island and all its nataural beauties including Filomena, the wild boar. Thanks, Mario C

Reviewed May 14, 2017

we had a great time snorkeling and hanging on the beach. Book through Macho Sport Fishing. Diego and his father run a great tour that includes lunch, snorkeling and a secluded beach.

1  Thank tmunsta
MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2017

Hi, We are glad that you enjoyed your trip to isla Tortuga. Thanks for your comments. Mario C.

Reviewed May 5, 2017

Quintessential day at the beach. The water was warm, the snorkeling easy, the crowd small but energizing. Fabulous place to visit.

Thank Brandyshire
MCubero, General Manager at Tortuga Island, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2017

Hi, Thanks for your recommending Isla Tortuga to other tourists. We are sure they will enjoy their visit to Tortuga island just as you did. Thanks, Mario C.

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Cathy B
April 23, 2017|
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Response from MCubero | Property representative |
Yes we do. Please contact us for further details. Thanks, Mario
Andrew H
April 16, 2017|
Response from MCubero | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your interest on Isla Tortuga. Unfortunately this is not the best time of the year for turtles. Sorry about that.