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Tortuguero Wildlife Tour

#3 of 19 Outdoor Activities in Puerto Limon Features Animals
Puerto Limon 1000, Costa Rica
+506 8371 2323
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Mixed birding experience with Tortuguero wildlife tour operator

We picked this trip primarily to see some birds, as I pointed out to William in correspondence... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Alderley Edge, UK
A gentle pleasure.

We boarded a jungle pontoon boat which enabled all on board to have good views and began cruising... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
South Gloucestershire
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Our business is specialized in a variety of tours around the Caribbean in Puerto Limon Costa Rica, we offer reliability, responsibility and safety first.We travel to Tortuguero National Park and other attractions in the Caribbean.
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  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“taxi driver” (8 reviews)
Puerto Limon 1000, Costa Rica
+506 8371 2323
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

We picked this trip primarily to see some birds, as I pointed out to William in correspondence. Picked up fine by taxi, as arranged, from outside the cruise ship terminal, my wife and I were transported to the canal for our boat trip - just...More

Thank peregrin2012
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We boarded a jungle pontoon boat which enabled all on board to have good views and began cruising through the canals. The area is said to be an ideal habitat for exotic wildlife. At first I thought this was an overrated comment, but the eyes...More

Thank AlanSL
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Promptly picked-up at the port and taken to the canal. Very knowledgeable and went out of his way to locate animals and get photo opportunities. Safely escorted both ways in a clean modern taxi and respectable driver. Thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Highly recommend this operator!!! Thanks...More

Thank candykane2016
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We visited the port while on a cruise. Walked out to the street and found the excursion guys. Promised a comprehensive tour with 4 attractions. Once in the van, we hurried to the Canal Tour. Pay offs from van driver to boat tour guy. Was...More

Thank Jackie R
tucague, Propietario at Tortuguero Wildlife Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

I want to indicate that this opinion does not belong to my business since the name of this person does not match any name that we have in our databases and that never any driver of our business is going to never pay him directly...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017

We were a group of 10 on this private tour arranged by one of our cruise critic roll call members. We were met outside the cruise terminal on a very rainy morning, which was appropriate for our boat ride through the Tortuguero Canals and the...More

Thank ninaslcpa
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Eight friends did the canal tour from the cruise ship. The ship docked early, but our driver was there waiting for us outside the terminal.. Transport was excellent and we had a great day with lots of information provided about the area on route to...More

1  Thank skibud2014
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Fantastic! Private tour for just the two of us for $200. Perfect taxi pick up. Amazing boat tour on the canal, tranquil, peaceful, beautiful in a shaded well maintained boat. William is a lovely gentleman with an incredible eye for spotting plants and creatures among...More

Thank Erika S
Reviewed 27 January 2017

So beautiful and tranquil! Our own cabbie tour guide was waiting for us with our name printed out. He gave us coines from Costa Rica to keep and off we went to a serene boat ride with another couple down the canal and saw monkeys,...More

Thank kathywhitecalera
Reviewed 22 January 2017

All the reviews are spot-on... this is a top-notch company. From pick-up to drop-off, we were treated to a completely private tour that included all the items William and I had discussed prior to our arrival. If you want a good taste of Costa Rica...More

1  Thank Valerie P
Reviewed 27 December 2016

William Guerrero, Tortuguero Wildlife Tour, operates an excellent tour service of the canal and the surrounding area. Our guide, Manuel, was dynamite. He explained much of the flora and fauna in the area with humor, knowledge and good English. We arranged this private tour for...More

1  Thank AdshevilleTom
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Toni R
Hi William, I am a solo cruiser and will be arriving in Puerto Limon on April 6 on the HAL Zuiderdam. Do you have any tours available that day? Thank you! Toni
20 March 2017|
Response from tucague | Property representative |
Hello Toni, thank you for your mail, I want to say that for me any number of clients is very important so I offer to do the following. 1- A tour through the canals of tortuguero For an hour. 2- Visit jungle breezes where... More
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Hello William, my wife and I will be visiting Puerto Limon on Norwegian Pearl on Monday 10th April. We would like to do a tour with you, but I have limited mobility and cannot walk very far. Can you please suggest a suitable tour for us with timings and cost? Also, please let me know pick-up arrangements and length of tour. Very many thanks, Tim Wheatley
6 February 2017|
Response from tucague | Property representative |
Hello Tim Wheatley, thank you for your mail, I want to tell you that I offer you the following. 1- A tour through the canals of Tortuguero for an hour. 2- Visit the banana plantation. 3- Make a stop at a fruit stand. 4... More
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Eileen T
Please send me information on a 3 or 6 hour wildlife tour in Puerto Limon for a party of 4. We will be arriving January 21, 2017. Thank you.
15 January 2017|
Response from tucague | Property representative |
Hi, I want to tell you that I offer you the following. Offer No-1 1- A tour through the canals of Tortuguero for an hour. 2- Visit Breezes of the jungle where you can walk along the paths of a tropical forest and see the... More
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