Tortuga Island, Puntarenas

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Relax or get active on the tropical island of Tortuga Island. Take a boat ride by yourself or as part of a day tour, and enjoy the picturesque island landscape. Swim or snorkel in the clear Caribbean waters, and take the canopy zipline with panoramic views of the lush forest. Besides relaxing on the white sand beaches, you can rent a boat with a glass bottom to see an abundance of marine life, including octopuses, sharks, sting rays, and spinner dolphins. Visit the site of the three sunken ships, rent a banana boat, or hike through the island's interior hills. Make Tortuga Island part of your personalized Puntarenas itinerary using our Puntarenas online route planner.
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  • The crew on this charter were fantastic! Very accommodating and friendly. Snorkeling was fun, got to see lots of fish, manta rays, etc. you could do nothing and relax all day or participate in... 
    The crew on this charter were fantastic! Very accommodating and friendly. Snorkeling was fun, got to see lots of fish, manta rays, etc. you could do nothing and relax all day or participate in...  more »
  • I thoroughly enjoyed my visit to this island. We were a party of 5, 4 adults including 2 seniors and 2 children. The tour was excellently organised by Zumba Tours. The tour operators were fun... 
    I thoroughly enjoyed my visit to this island. We were a party of 5, 4 adults including 2 seniors and 2 children. The tour was excellently organised by Zumba Tours. The tour operators were fun...  more »
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  • Great beach, water shoes needed it's a bit rocky on shore and ocean. Family fun, beautiful area. Gift shops, portable potties, alcohol to buy.
  • What a beautiful island . The vibe gives such a great feeling as you set food on it! Clear turquoise waters and fine sand, together with the palm trees make you think you are in paradise.. we had the cocoloco drink - coconut with rum and it was delicious. We saw boars and a peacock.

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