Day trip

Puerto Limon: Boat Tour of Veragua Forest & Tortuguero Canal

Activity provider: Relax Day Tours

Puerto Limon: Boat Tour of Veragua Forest & Tortuguero Canal

Activity provider: Relax Day Tours

From US$ 75 per person

Enjoy the wildlife of Veragua Rainforest and the Tortuguero Canals. Discover the butterfly garden, frog exhibition, insectarium, and the aerial tram.

About this activity

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Duration 6.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish


  • Visit the Veragua Rainforest private park
  • Enjoy the Tortuguero Canals' biodiversity during a 1-hour covered boat tour
  • Get a panoramic view of the city and the ship docks
  • Take impressive, memorable pictures
Full description

Start your tour with a convenient pickup and enjoy the comfort of an air-conditioned vehicle. Be transported to the Veragua Rainforest and experience its many wildlife attractions. See the butterfly garden, frog exhibition, insectarium, biological research station, and more. After a morning full of nature, next, come the Tortuguero Canals. Hop on a covered boat for a 1-hour ride and the opportunity to see and take pictures of monkeys, iguanas, sloths, birds, and many other elements of the plentiful local biodiversity. On your way back to town, you can take a panoramic look at most of Puerto Limon's town from a scenic viewpoint, while your guide shares some history and culture of Costa Rica's Caribbean province. If there's time left, you will also be taken to the supermarket where you can purchase some Costa Rican coffee or any other goods at fair prices. Choose to take some Costa Rican coffee or other local goods home to remember your trip.

  • Pickup and drop-off from meeting point
  • Multilingual guide
  • Juice (350 ml)
  • Veragua Rainforest Entrance Fee of $72 per adult plus tax NOT included
  • Meals
Not suitable for
  • People with low level of fitness
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

• For cruise ship passengers: Please go to the entrance of the cruise ship terminal in Puerto Limon. Walk 150 meters from the ship towards the Vargas Park. Go through the crosswalk until you reach the public street after crossing the exit gates. There, you will see your guide with a sign with the logo "Relax Day Tours". • For passengers not arriving by Cruise Ship: look for the guide with a sign with the logo "Relax Day Tours" in the sidewalk facing the cruise terminal.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Weapons or sharp objects
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide as groups may vary
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times

Product ID: 387421