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Tortuguero Wildlife Tour

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175 meters northeast of the Catholic Church Casa Color Papaya, Pueblo Nuevo neighborhood. | 175 metros al noreste de la iglesia católica casa color papaya, Barrio Pueblo Nuevo., Puerto Limon 70101, Costa Rica
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They never turned up for us. Or even contacted us to let us know they weren’t going to turn... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lellybel
via mobile
Super Tour of Wildlife

We recently spent a day in Costa Rica during a cruise and wanted to have a more personal experience... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Deborah B
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Newton, New Jersey
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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 do tour by the tortuguero canales, tour by the city of Limón, we visit the national park cahuita and veragua, our transport meet the optimal conditions to do the tours. Tortuguero National Park and other attractions in the Caribbean.
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175 meters northeast of the Catholic Church Casa Color Papaya, Pueblo Nuevo neighborhood. | 175 metros al noreste de la iglesia católica casa color papaya, Barrio Pueblo Nuevo., Puerto Limon 70101, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They never turned up for us. Or even contacted us to let us know they weren’t going to turn up!!! Completely let down. Had to find another tour. So much valuable time wasted as it was part of a cruise.

Thank lellybel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently spent a day in Costa Rica during a cruise and wanted to have a more personal experience viewing wildlife in the area. After reading several good reviews of William and his tour company, I sent an email with an outline of what we...More

Thank Deborah B
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

We were escorted on this tour by Andrea,a young girl who was very knowledgeable on Costa Rica.We did the boat trip first on the Tuguero canal,there were quite a few other boats close by.High in the trees we saw some Howler monkeys and a sloth,numerous...More

Thank beardie27
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tucague, Propietario at Tortuguero Wildlife Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

I want to indicate that this opinion does not belong to our business because first, we do not work with or know any girl named Andrea, in addition our business does not offer any train tour, nor work with any car alone, with medium vans,...More

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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

1  Thank peregrin2012
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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
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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
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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
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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

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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
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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 Skibud2
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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
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Toni R
20 March 2017|
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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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6 February 2017|
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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
15 January 2017|
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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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