Tortuguero National Park, Tortuguero

#1 of 35 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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  • Took a guided open boat ride to view nature in the park. The guide was so informative and had an uncanny ability to spot wildlife, including the shy sloths and three kinds of monkeys  more »
  • I absolutely loved this park, it's breathtaking, I simply have no words to describe it! Definitely worth the visit if you get the chance. I just wish the government would realize that this kind of nat...  more »
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