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Tortuga Island Tours

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Tortuga Island Tours

We are staying in Los Suenos in May and would like to see Tortuga Island. Calypso's price includes transport from San Jose. Does any other tour company do the tour without a transport fee? We will have cars and can easily get to Jaco. Where does Calypso leave from?

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1. Re: Tortuga Island Tours

Calypso leaves from a port about an hour north. You can go through Samantha Tours ( runs T and Th) or www.Jaco360.com and leave directly from Hurradura Bay in front of the Marriott. They are not as posh as Calypso, but run between $80 and $95.

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Pumpkin is right. If you want to leave from Jaco, which would be easier for you since you are in Los Suenos then you have to go on a different tour. If you don't mind traveling to the calypso boat then that is the nicer tour.

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I did the tour through Jaco 360, which as Pumkin says is not as posh as Calypso. Calypso's spread on the island looked really nice and their boat looked awesome, though why would you drive all the way to Puntarenas when you can launch from Herradura Bay? Not worth it, in my opinion. Samantha's cruise was just fine, though their boat (Paradise) is a little rough on the edges. Great crew though. I paid $99 per person.

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Really is up to you...but I really like Calypso ISland Cruises...they started all tours to Tortuga Island many years ago...great people...great service...nice set up at the island!


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Calypso is the best company go with them. Great service !!!!

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I'm quite sure you can book and pay for a Calypso tour in Downtown Jaco. They really the best around. I've been 3 times.

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Have fun!

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