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Caribbean Tortuguero A Unique Jungle Experience

TORTUGUERO NATIONAL PARK ON THE CARIBBEAN SEA- COSTA RICA’S VERSION OF THE AMAZON A UNIQUE JUNGLE EXPERIENCE! MARINE TURTLE NESTING GROUNDS

New Born Baby LeatherBack Turtle 

Miles of narrow inland waterways form the Tortuguero Canals, running parallel to the Ocean offering the visitor a magic journey into a fairyland of dense humid rain forest filled with colorful toucans, macaws, monkeys, crocodiles, lizards, iguanas and hundreds of colorful butterflies. Miles of dark sand beaches are the nesting ground for four species of marine turtles.

 

Tortuguero National Park is an area of high rainfall, where fresh water meets the sea. The canals, beaches, lagoons, and wetlands make provides for it’s exceptional biodiversity and a beautiful place for nature lovers. THREE SPECIES OF TURTLES NEST HERE. Green sea, leatherback, and hawksbill.

Green Sea Turtles Hatching

“Getting there” is half the fun. Head down to the lowland rain forest of Limon on the Caribbean Coast which offers a unique glimpse into Costa Rica’s rural life, where banana plantations dot the countryside.

Recommended: packaged all inclusive tours from San Jose. 2-3 night stays in Jungle Lodges located along the Tortuguero Canals. Contact Ann for the tour that fits you best.

ANN-THE TORTUGUERO EXPERT IS READY TO ARRANGE YOUR SPECIAL TRIP TO THIS UNIQUE JUNGLE SETTING. CONTACT ANN anncreed23@gmail.com

Jungle along Tortuguero Canal

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