Visit the amazing jungles of the Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica, on this Tortuguero National Park Tour from San Jose. This tour starts early in the morning with pickups from the San Jose area hotels in an air-conditioned vehicle. Travel across the Braulio Carrillo National Park, and enjoy views of the dense Cloud Forest and Rainforest Jungles of one of the biggest protected areas in the country.
Savor a delicious Costa Rican breakfast at the Town of Guapiles, and continue your journey to the Caribbean Coast. Along the way, a short stop will be made to observe one of the many banana plantations of the area, where your guide will give you a little briefing about the production of this fruit, which is one of the most important to the economy of this part of Costa Rica.
Embark a boat and travel on the amazing Tortuguero Canals, known as the Amazon Jungles of Costa Rica, where the only way of transportation is by boat through its beautiful waterways. Explore the unique Tortuguero National Park on this boat ride with your expert guide, where you will learn different aspects of the rainforest, and you will go searching for the abundant wildlife that is normally found on the sides of the canals.
Many endangered wild animal species of the rainforest are normally observed on this tour, such as 3 species of monkeys, 2 species of sloths, different species of toucans, great green macaws, iguanas, caimans, crocodiles, and lots of tropical bird species. Following, explore the remote and quiet town of Tortuguero, where you can get a glimpse of the Caribbean Culture of this area, which is very different than the rest of the country. As part of this visit to the town, you will have lunch and then you will head back to your hotel in the San Jose area.