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Bay Island Cruises - Day Tours

Oficina Central Paseo Colon, Punta Arenas 60101, Costa Rica
+506 2235 3536
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Fun day in the sun

The tour was awesome and well worth the expense. The company shuttles from all over, and once... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jessica C
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Tortuga Island

I’m so glad that someone recommended us to go explore Tortuga Island but more specifically to go... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
maria f
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Board a catarmaran at Puntarenas and enjoy the Gulf of Nicoya, admiring the many birds, while cruising to Tortuga Island. Tortuga Island is known for its immaculate white sand beach and turquoise waters, a perfect stop for swimming and snorkeling. You will remain in the island for approximately four hours, where you can enjoy different activities such as: trails, kayaking, snorkeling, swimming, beach sports or simply relax and enjoy the beach, while the crew prepares an exquisite lunch - buffet style. Includes: light cruise, light breakfast, tropical fruits, chopped fish ( ceviche ), soft drinks, lunch, live music, transportation from San Jose and guide. Bring: suntan lotion, swimming suit, towel, comfortable shoes and hat.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Oficina Central Paseo Colon, Punta Arenas 60101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was awesome and well worth the expense. The company shuttles from all over, and once everyone was on they hand out the breakfast. We were the first people on so we had to wait about an hour and a half before we go...More

Thank Jessica C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m so glad that someone recommended us to go explore Tortuga Island but more specifically to go with Bay Island Tours! From the moment you arrive to the moment when you leave, you are always being cared for. They help you whenever possible and are...More

Thank maria f
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

We had an excellent time! The whole staff is super nice, and attentive. The boat ride is beautiful, the island is beautiful, the food was tasty, they even washed our feet as we entered the boat leaving the island. This trip was the highlight of...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Very professional group of people. Clear itinerary and great customer service skills. Depending on the package you select, you can take advantage of many activities. I definitely recommend this one day tour.

Thank Moises P
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Johan G, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Bay Island Cruises - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your valuable opinion. We are glad that you enjoyed the tour and that you recommend us. Our staff is very attentive to serve our passengers and make them feel very comfortable. Thanks again for your comment and we hope to see you soon.

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Reviewed April 25, 2018 via mobile

This trip was amazing! Their professional, hard working and happy team are there to look after you all day! The journey was very relaxing and scenic, and once you arrive there are enough activities to keep you busy and tire you out for a good...More

Thank Lydia S
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Johan G, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Bay Island Cruises - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2018

Hi Lydia! Thanks a lot for took the time and give us your review. We really appreciate your feedback and we'll definitely take it into consideration in order to keep offering highest service. Our crew is always willing to serve and make the trip the...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful.time. Breakfast was probably the worst point not very appetizing but the delicious lunch more than made up for it. The staff was attentive and friendly and we were given good information and directions about the various activities. We thoroughly enjoyed our...More

Thank Erin C
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Johan G, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Bay Island Cruises - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2018

Thanks for your feedback, because help us improve. We really felt accomplishment of read that you enjoyed the overall experience and the lunch at Tortuga Island. The Staff strives to make you happy during all the trip. Our guides always make an effort to be...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

I was picked up in San Jose at 6 am and got back 14 hours later. They also pickup much closer like in Puntarenas . I had a 1 &1/2 hr bus ride one way after leaving San Jose with our multinational group from 7...More

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Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

We traveled for two weeks in Costa Rica and did a lot of breathtaking activities. Back in San Jose we wanted to have a rest day after these two weeks. We've travelled around the world a lot, but we've never seen anything so bad! The...More

Thank GiuSue_
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Johan G, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Bay Island Cruises - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 20, 2018

Thank you very much for your feedback, we really appreciate you took the time to share it with us, because we are always looking forward to improve. We are really glad that you enjoyed the delicious lunch and the beautiful Tortuga Island. Our company offers...More

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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Holà. Very Nice trip. Very beautiful island Tortuga. Good services. Good food. Good guide. So, i recommend. PURA VIDA

Thank jonathan l
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Johan G, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Bay Island Cruises - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2017

Thanks for your feedback is very important for us. PURA VIDA!

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Reviewed November 13, 2017 via mobile

Although we were meant to be going on Sunday, things didn't quite go to plan so the crew rescheduled our trip for Monday (13th Nov) I'm so glad we went on a Monday as there were just a few other people and we got to...More

Thank emimaini
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Johan G, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Bay Island Cruises - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2017

Thanks a lot for your kind words, we really appreciate your review. We're happy that you enjoyed the trip with us. Our crew is always willing to give their best in order to made an unforgettable experience. We look forward to seeing you again!

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