3-day Tortuguero + Pacuare

Combine two of the Caribbean’s best activities in this three day/two night trip.  A two night visit to Tortuguero National Park and a rafting trip on the world famous río Pacuare on the third day.

$299 per person – Tortuguero Economy (Accommodations in La Casona)

$319 per person – Tortuguero Standard (Accommodations in La Baula Lodge)

Both La Casona (economy option) and La Baula Lodge (standard option) are located  only five minutes  from the Tortuguero National Park. They are  focused on the respect, protection and conservation of the environment and of the flora and fauna of the area. Both feature rooms with private bath, hot water and fans. They have authentic Caribbean style, painted with bright colors that identify the culture of the area and  lush  gardens.

Prices based on double occupancy. Economy option has a supplemental charge of $15 for single travelers.

Duration: 3 days/2 nights


  • Transportation from Puerto Viejo, San Jose or Arenal with the option to change destinations
  • Two nights of lodging in Tortuguero
  • Full day rafting trip on the Pacuare River
  • 3 breakfast and one lunch on the river trip
  • 1 Canoe Naturalist Tour, 1 tour of Tortuguero town, one day rafting on the Pacuare

Not included:

  • Lunches nor dinners in Tortuguero
  • National park entrance fees ($15)
  • Caribbean Conservation Corporation $2
  • Optional night turtle tour (July-October $35)

What to bring: Long pants (for Tortuguero), swim suit/swim shorts (for rafting), t-shirt, insect repellent, waterproof sunscreen, shoes or sandals (just must wear footwear in the boat but they will get wet.



Early a.m. pickup at your hotel in San Jose, Arenal or Puerto Viejo. Breakfast at our Exploration Center. Transport to Tortuguero.
Check in . Tour of Town.


Naturalist Canoe Tour at 5 30 am. Breakfast.
On your own. We recommend you a hike to Cerro Tortuguero at $40 and 5 hours over and back.


Very early pick up at 4:50 am . Boat ride out and transport to our Exploration Center. Day rafting trip with lunch. Luggage stored securely while you are on the river.
Transport to San Jose, Arenal or Puerto Viejo.

La Baula Lodge

Accommodation while in Tortuguero is at La Baula Lodge.

La Baula Lodge features individual cabins with a double and single bed, mini-bar and safety box, all meals included. The lodge is located next to the Tortuguero National Park. The rooms are equipped with hot water and built in harmony with nature. On site there is a restaurant, laundry service, rental boats, canoes and 24-hour Internet Café.

There are many animals that visits La Baula Lodge, like the howler or the white-faced monkey with it’s natural wake up call to your morning! The red frog lives in our lush gardens and the blue morpho butterfly flutters around the many green areas found on the property.


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