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Bay Island’s Cruise to Tortuga Island

This excursion departs from San Jose very early in the morning en route to Puntarenas, where you will board a yacht to Tortuga (Turtle Island), a beautiful island located in the Gulf of Nicoya.

At Tortuga Island you will experience a day full of beautiful skies, great ocean views and live music. On board the yacht savory tropical fruits and refreshing natural drinks will be served. Then, you will explore.

The island, immersing yourself in the calm clear waters and lush landscape, where you can take a swim, sunbathe, and/or take an optional tour like kayaking or canopy. Then a delicious lunch will be prepared by the crew.

Tortuga Island is composed of 120 hectares of gorgeous terrain, with 4 main hills; not to mention a 500 meter beach which is a recipient of the blue flag certification. On the way to Tortuga Island you will see the San Lucas Island which in the past was a security prison where no human rights existed and thus a dark age in Costa Rica´s history.

The journey to Tortuga Island will be on board a yacht equipped with 2 Cummins Marino 300 HP motors, radar, satellite navigation systems, VHF marine radio, clean bathrooms, and palatable drinking water.

Bay Island is committed to not only provide you with an enjoyable and unforgettable journey but also a safe and secure trip. To that end, the yacht’s captain has more of 10 years of experience and possesses an international maritime license, and the crew is well trained for all types of emergency situations.

Estimated Departure from San José: 6:00 am Estimated Return to San José: 8:00 pm

Children’s Rates:

(0 – 2 years old): $20.00

(3 -10 years old): 25% off discount

-Transfer SJ – Puntarenas – SJ

-Bilingual guide.

-Box breakfast.

-Maritime transport on board Bay’s Princess Yacht

-Tropical fruits and natural drinks

-Fish Ceviche and other snacks

-Live music and on board dancing

-Buffet lunch




-Cool comfortable clothes

-Towel and camera