Classic Tortuguero

Tortuguero is a remote area in the North Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica, there are no roads to get there, and access is available only by boat (or plane). Because of this, and for your comfort and to save you time and money, we have created daily departure trips from San Jose that regardless of the length of your stay always include: land and boat transportation, lodging, meals, a guide throughout your trip and a series of tours that will take you to discover this amazing land of waterways, lakes and canals.

Notes:

  • During turtle nesting season, dinner time changes to 7:00 pm, so our visitors can jointhe available tour.
  • Luggage is limited to 25 pounds per person on all package
  • Entrance fee to Tortuguero National Park is not included in the package: USD $15.00 per person
  • Prices are per person in USD currency for the selected package
  • Turtle night tour in season From July to September

All our packages includes:

 

  • Round trip land transportation from San José to operations dock
  • Round trip boat transportation from operations dock to Mawamba Lodge
  • Lodging
  • All meals including breakfast on day 01
  • Tours - depending on tour package selected
  • Bilingual naturalist guide (english - spanish)
  • Government taxes

Alcoholic:

 

Beverages, sodas, cocktails or bottled water are not included in the package price.

 

 

What to bring:
Comfortable walking shoes and sandals (flip flops), bathing suit, fast drying cotton (if possible) cotton clothes, windbreaker/light jacket, hat/cap, sunblock, insect repellant, poncho, camera/binoculars & items of personal nature.

 

Complimentary services:

WI-FI service for your laptop/phone use in our Coffee Room next to the Reception and in bar area. In room safe


Classic Packages (2 days / 1 nights)

Day 01:

6:00-7:00 a.m. Pick up at major hotels in San José area.

8:00 a.m. Stop for a Costa Rican style breakfast at Grupo Mawamba’s RíoDanta Restaurant in Guápiles. This private facility features a comfortable dining room, and beautiful tropical gardens for you to  discover,

9:00 a.m. Departure to La Pavona in Guapiles (or Caño Blanco in Siquirres)

10:45 a.m. Arrival to La Pavona. Board Mawamba’s boat for your ride to Tortuguero and Mawamba Lodge.

1:00-1:15 p.m. Arrival to Mawamba Lodge. Enjoy lunch at the pool restaurant.

3:00 p.m. This afternoon is a great opportunity to visit the Village of Tortuguero along with your guide. Through this visit you will learn the ways of life of the local residents of Tortuguero. After the visit and some free time, we will return back to the Lodge walking by the trail on the beach directly to the Lodge (weather permitting)

7:30 pm Dinner at the restaurant, located close to the Beach entrance.

 

Day 02:

6:00 – 8:00 a.m. Morning boat tour in the Tortuguero Canals. This tour introduces visitors to the rich rainforest and its great array of Wildlife. Early morning hours are a great opportunity to witness the awakening in the forest. Coffee is readily available before departing on the tour, in our coffee room.

8:00 a.m. Return for breakfast at the lodge.

9:00 a.m. Return boat ride to Caño Blanco dock.

11:00 a.m. Arrival to La Pavona in Guapiles (or Caño Blanco). Board the bus for the return drive to San José.

1:00 p.m. Stop for lunch at Grupo Mawamba’s Río Danta Restaurant in Guápiles.

1:45 - 2:00 p.m. Return drive to San José.

3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Arrival time in San Jose and drop off at your hotel.

 

$279.00


Classic Packages (3 days / 2 nights)

Day 01:

6:00-7:00 a.m. Pick up at major hotels in San José area.

8:00 a.m. Stop for a Costa Rican style breakfast at Grupo Mawamba’s Río Danta Restaurant in Guápiles. This private facility features a comfortable dining room, and beautiful tropical gardens for you to discover,

9:00 a.m. Departure to La Pavona in Guapiles (Caño Blanco in Siquirres is an alternate dock in case of weather conditions)

10:45 a.m. Arrival to La La Pavona. Board Mawamba’s boat for your ride to Tortuguero and Mawamba Lodge.

1:00-1:15 p.m. Arrival to Mawamba Lodge. Enjoy lunch at the pool restaurant.

3:00 p.m. This afternoon is a great opportunity to visit the Village of Tortuguero along  with your guide. Through this visit you will learn the ways of life of the local residents of Tortuguero. After the visit and some free time, we will return back to the Lodge walking by the trail on the beach directly to the Lodge (weather permitting)

7:30 pm Dinner at the restaurant, locatd close to the Beach entrance.

 

Day 02:

8:00 a.m. Breakfast at the lodge.

9:30 a.m. Your naturalist guide will take on a visit to the “Mawamba Park” in our facility that includes the butterfly farms, frog farm and garden, bio-digester and gardens. This visit is combined with a walk in the trails at the Lodge.

12:30 p.m. Lunch at the restaurant by the pool

2:30 p.m. Afternoon canal tour to a different canal than the one visited in the morning boat tour.

7:30 p.m. Dinner at the pool restaurant.

8:30 – 10:30 p.m. Optional tour. (Night walk on private trail)

 

Day 03:

7:30 a.m. Breakfast at the lodge.

9:00 a.m. Return boat ride to La Pavona in Guapiles.

11:00 a.m. Arrival to La Pavona. Board the bus for the return drive to San José.

1:00 p.m. Stop for lunch at Grupo Mawamba’s Río Danta Restaurant in Guápiles.

1:45 - 2:00 p.m. Return drive San José.

3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Arrival time in San Jose and drop off at your hotel.

$345.00


Classic Packages (4 days / 3 nights)

Day 01:

6:00-7:00 a.m. Pick up at major hotels in San José area.

8:00 a.m. Stop for a Costa Rican style breakfast at Grupo Mawamba’s Río Danta Restaurant in Guápiles. This private facility features a comfortable dining room, and beautiful tropical gardens for you to discover,

9:00 a.m. Departure to La Pavona in Guapiles (Caño Blanco in Siquirres is an alternate dock in case of weather conditions)

10:45 a.m. Arrival to La La Pavona. Board Mawamba’s boat for your ride to Tortuguero and Mawamba Lodge.

1:00-1:15 p.m. Arrival to Mawamba Lodge. Enjoy lunch at the pool restaurant.

3:00 p.m. This afternoon is a great opportunity to visit the Village of Tortuguero along  with your guide. Through this visit you will learn the ways of life of the local residents of Tortuguero. After the visit and some free time, we will return back to the Lodge walking by the trail on the beach directly to the Lodge (weather permitting)

7:30 pm Dinner at the restaurant, locatd close to the Beach entrance.

 

Day 02:

8:00 a.m. Breakfast at the lodge.

9:30 a.m. Your naturalist guide will take on a visit to the “Mawamba Park” in our facility that includes the butterfly farms, frog farm and garden, bio-digester and gardens. This visit is combined with a walk in the trails at the Lodge.

12:30 p.m. Lunch at the restaurant by the pool

2:30 p.m. Afternoon canal tour to a different canal than the one visited in the morning boat tour.

7:30 p.m. Dinner at the pool restaurant.

8:30 – 10:30 p.m. Optional tour. (Night walk on private trail)

 

Day 03:

8:00 a.m. Breakfast at the lodge.

12:30 p.m. Lunch at the restaurant by the pool

7:30 p.m. Dinner at the pool restaurant.

Enjoy a Optional tour. (Turtle tour, Kayaking, Night walk on private trail)

 

Day 04:

7:30 a.m. Breakfast at the lodge.

9:00 a.m. Return boat ride to La Pavona in Guapiles.

11:00 a.m. Arrival to La Pavona. Board the bus for the return drive to San José.

1:00 p.m. Stop for lunch at Grupo Mawamba’s Río Danta Restaurant in Guápiles.

1:45 - 2:00 p.m. Return drive San José.

3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Arrival time in San Jose and drop off at your hotel.

$464.00

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