LOW TIDE 3 HOURS
JUN - DEC
JUL - OCT
A guided tour ups your chances of seeing turtles nesting and hatching along the Costa Rica coast. Not only does your guide know the best spots for seeing turtle activity during its season, but also provides tons of insight into the turtle life cycle that you might otherwise miss. Turtle tour lets you see turtles nesting and hatching in the wild Guide shares information about turtles and other wildlife as you walk Seasonal offer—take advantage of your timing in Costa Rica
September and October are the strongest months for turtle nesting. The pick up starts at hotels within the Samara-Carrillo Beach area. You will ride with a driver/guide to either Corozalito Beach or Camaronal Beach towards the South from Samara. In case there is an arribada in Ostional the price increases $15. Arribadas are when thousands of turtles come to shore to lay eggs. This happens once a month from 3 to 4 days after the last quarter phase of the moon.
Small group tour
Professional & bilingual guide
Bottled water, juices, and snacks
Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
What to bring?
Comfortable or hiking shoes
Raincoat (Rainy season)