° When can I see turtles in Tortuguero?
Normally the egg-laying of the green turtle can be appreciated in the months between July and September.
°What do I have to bring to Tortuguero?
Rubber boots, are rented in the town of Tortuguero, Light clothes and dried express, Special footwear for long walk, Cap or Rain jacket, Insect repellant and In season of turtle egg-laying use dark clothes
The park--one of the most varied within the park system--has 11 ecological habitats, from high rainforest to herbaceous marsh communities. Fronting the sea is the seemingly endless expanse of beach. Behind that is a narrow lagoon, connected to the sea at one end and fed by a river at the other, which parallels the beach for its full 35-km length. Back of the lagoon is a coastal rainforest threaded by an infinite maze of serpentine channels and streams fed by rivers flowing from the central mountain ranges and by the torrential rains that fall in the area. On the periphery of the forest lies a complex of swamps....Read More