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Full-Day Tortuga Island Cruise from San Jose

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US$ 125.00
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    Pass By: Teatro Nacional Costa Rica, Second Ave. and Fifth St., San Jose Costa Rica

    Hotel pick-ups start at 06:00 am from San José downtown

    After pickup from your hotel in the San José metropolitan area, travel by bus to Puntarenas, enjoying a light breakfast along the way.

    Stop At: Bay Island Cruises - Day Tours, Oficina Central Paseo Colon, Puntarenas 60101 Costa Rica

    Arrival to Puntarenas at 08:30 am where you will board a catamaran for a 1.5-hour cruise through the beautiful landscapes of the Gulf of Nicoya to Tortuga Island. During the cruise you'll also enjoy tropical fruits, fish ceviche, natural drinks, and other snacks. Live music and entertainment creates a festive atmosphere.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Tortuga Island, Puntarenas 00000 Costa Rica

    Upon arrival to Tortuga Island at 10:30 am enjoy the beach and have some leisure time.

    Due to its geographical features, Tortuga Island’s waters are clear turquoise, which are optimal for swimming.

    Situated 12 nautical miles from Puntarenas, Tortuga Island (called by local indigenous people “Tolinga”) has an area of 120 hectares and is maintained as a protected forest, which has been awarded the Ecological Blue Flag for more than five years.

    In the Gulf of Nicoya, there is a heavenly archipelago of several islands with lush natural beauty and a sanctuary that is home to seabirds, white sandy beaches, and the flora and fauna of our Central Pacific region.

    Duration: 6 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We offer pick-up in most of the Hotels in San José (please contact us in order to verify pick-up availability at your hotel)
    Departure Time
    5:00 AM
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Breakfast (sandwich, juice, fruit)
    • Lunch
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Live entertainment
    • Entry/Admission - Bay Island Cruises - Day Tours
    • Entry/Admission - Tortuga Island
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 4 March 2019

    It was a long day on the boat and bus. It was fun and a good start to the trip but I think you can do better for a full day in Costa Rica.

    Date of experience: February 2019
    1  Thank Matti S
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