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Tortuguero National Park
"Meet your guide upon pickup from your San Jose hotel and stop for breakfast at Rancho Roberto's in Guapiles. After your meal you'll travel through the Braulio Carrillo National Park one of Costa Rica’s largest national parks. Pass numerous rivers waterfalls and mountains covered in dense forests on your drive until you reach a banana plantation. Here board a boat and set sail for Tortuguero National Park. Since there are no roads to the park from Tortuguero village access to the vast network of freshwater lagoons and creeks is by boat. Ride for approximately one hour to reach the canals and keep an eye out for all kind of birds in the lush vegetation along the way.Tortuguero
From $108.00
 
Day Trip to Tortuguero National Park from San Jose
"Your tour departs from San Jose and from there you will head towards the mountains of Braulio Carrillo National Park accompanied by your bilingual guide. Drive past the lush serenity of the coffee plantations along slopes sheltered by thick clo your next stop is the Banana Plantation where the fruit is processed and exported. The fun continues as you leave the bus and your tour takes you on a exciting boat trip into the jungles of Tortuguero National Park.  After a hearty buff take a walk through the village of Tortuguero and get to know the villagers and the history of the area before your return to San Jose in the mid-afternoon with a rest stop along the way.""""It's time to be adventurous! Come and explore the rain forest covering over 29000 hectares. Tortuguero is one of the main nesting sites of the Chelonia Midas the endangered green sea turtle.  Home to a wide variety of wildlife
From $120.00
 
Shore Excursion: Limon Highlights Tour
"After pick up from your cruise port you will make a fruit stand stop where your local guide will provide information about cocoa and coffee. You will also be tasting some of the delicious fruits of the Caribbean.You will visit Playa Bonita which is located about 2.5 miles (4 km) north of Puerto Limón. You will also make a stop at a local restaurant where you can get some of the best Caribbean and international food (own expense).Last climb aboard a covered jungle boat for a leisurely cruise through the jungle canal. Tortuguero is often called ""The Amazon of Central America"" because of its canals and abundance of wildlife; 5% of the world's wildlife is found in Tortuguero.""""This tour offers you some of the best of what Port Limon has to offer. Make a stop at a local fruit stand
From $57.00

More Transportation in Isla de San Andrés

Flight from San Andrés to Cartagena

Flights between San Andrés and Cartagena are operated by two airlines, Avianca and AeroRepublica. Most of the flights with Avianca have connection in Bogotá (or even Medellin) and there is one direct...
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mircaskirca
Oct 01, 2009

Getting Around on the Island

Getting around on the island is easy. There are lots of buses, taxis and motorbikes to take you were you need to go. Taxis are quite expensive (as anything on the island) but you get use to it. When...
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mircaskirca
May 30, 2009

Flight from Cali to San Andrés

Two airlines have flights from Cali to San Andrés, Copa and Avianca. Most of the flights have a connection in Bogotá, and there is usually one direct flight daily with Copa (operated by...
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mircaskirca
May 15, 2009

Return Flight from San Andrés to Providencia

As the local buses are not very frequent early in the morning the owner of the homestay in San Luis arranged with her taxi driver friend to pick me up and bring to the airport. He wanted 20.000 COP...
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mircaskirca
May 13, 2009

Local Transport

Although people are warned against taking local buses on the mainland, it seems to be OK to do so on San Andreas. There are also taxis, and a large number of the native (black Caribbean) men drive...
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grandmaR
Mar 04, 2009

Getting to San Andrès

Getting to San Andrès (Gustavo Rojas Pinilla AirportI is only possibly by plane. There are regular flights from Colombia (Bogota, Medellin and Cartagena, and possibly other cities) and from Panama....
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call_me_rhia
Aug 11, 2008
 
 
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Anything that moves...

Anything that moves... is a good form of transportation in san Andrès. Let's start with public transportation: buses run a good part of the island's permiter, covering the coast between San Andrès...
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call_me_rhia
Aug 11, 2008

City Bus

The city bus is one way of getting around the island. They are very colourful and full of locals. Every bus has a sign in the window saying what it's final destination is, or what route it will take....
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RWFAN
Feb 20, 2006

Top 5 Isla de San Andrés Writers

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"Isla de San Andrés"
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"THE SEVEN COLOURS OF THE SEA"
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"What Happens in San Andres, Stays in San Andres!!"
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"Island with no Overflights"
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"Isla de San Andres, Caribbean Colombia"
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