Costa Rica Turtle Activities
Tourists interested in traveling to our country and do some eco-tourism will find numerous possibilities to fulfill their need for nature. Costa Rica boasts incredible shorelines featuring wide varieties of sea life; admire exotic turtles, colorful fish, playful dolphins, even astonishing whales. One of natureís most amazing spectacles is sea turtles nesting. Visitors have year round-opportunities to view turtles coming ashore to lay their eggs here since our country is known to house six of the eight world-wide turtle species in existence. Sea turtles are most frequently seen when females come ashore to deposit their eggs, usually done at night. This is one of the main reasons why you should seek knowledgeable guides to accompany you throughout the outing. This will ensure that this creature will successfully accomplish its task plus that you will have a front row view of it. Noise and bright lights can frighten turtles, causing them to return to sea; but donít worry; your guide will show you the right way to approach this marvelous animal. See fantastic turtle watching activities below, select a location and embark in a lifetime experience!
Duration: 4 Hours
You will have the opportunity to experience one of nature's most incredible phenomena. Enjoy a firsthand experience of turtle nesting. You will feel in touch with your surroundings like never before.
Duration: 6 hours
See Turtles lay Eggs
Fun Learning Experience
Experience the outstanding phenomenon of Olive Ridley Turtles nesting on our lovely tropical shorelines. You may also spot howler monkeys, iguanas and birds. Admire the mangrove swamps as well.