Tortuguero National Park, Tortuguero

4.5
#1 of 25 in Parks in Province of Limon
Visit the vast reserve of Tortuguero National Park, an area of diverse natural beauty encompassing 11 different habitats in one place. Famed for its returning sea turtle population, who nest on the beaches to spawn their young, you’ll have the opportunity to take a guided night visit in the hopes of seeing the turtles laying their eggs, or even seeing the hatchlings make a break for the ocean. Take a boat through the rich mangrove forests, spotting primates, caiman, and plenty of birds. To visit Tortuguero National Park on your holiday in Tortuguero, and find out what else Tortuguero has to offer, use our Tortuguero sightseeing planner .
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  • Birds of every colour and much more besides. If you are lucky enough not to have constant rain....but even if it does pour down it is worth seeing.  more »
  • The amount of motor boats running in the park kill part of its beauty. The forest is beautiful and populated by lots of animals. The little village of Tortuguero is a nice stop and walk but not a plac...  more »
  • Highlight of my trip. Could easily have stayed another couple of days kayaking through the canals. Awesome wildlife!  more »

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