Guanacaste Turtle Nesting Tour

Guanacaste Turtle Nesting Tour is a great experience for all the family, you will learn about these amazing animals and how can you help in its conservation. In Guanacaste, you can find some of the best places in the world for the Turtle Nesting. Guanacaste Turtle Nesting is a great opportunity to observe one of the natural marvels in the world.

Ostional Turtle Nesting Tour will take you to be a witness of some of the biggest Olive Ridley turtle arrivals. The best season is between the months of August through December, especially during the week before the new moon. Here you can see thousands of turtles nesting on the big arrivals at the same time lay their eggs on the white sand volcanic beach of Ostional.

Guanacaste Turtle Nesting departs in the afternoon as turtles came out late during the sunset time until late at night. The turtles generally ride in on the high tide at night but during an arribada, they start arriving soon after sunset and keep coming until 6 am the next morning.

It is possible to see turtles during the months of the dry season but not in the number that comes out during the rainy season months. Also together with the Santa Rosa National Park are considering the most important sites in the world for turtle nesting around the world.


  • Rates Guanacaste Turtle Nesting Tour 

    2 people4 people6+ people
    From Playas del Coco, Playa Hermosa, Ocotal, Riu Guanacaste Hotels,  Secrets Papagayo, Occidental Papagayo, Mangroove Resort, Villas Sol$175 p.p$140 p.p$120 p.p
    Planet Hollywood Guanacaste, Four Seasons Peninsula, Andaz Papagayo$190 p.p $165 p.p$140 p.p
    From Tamarindo, Flamingo, Conchal, and Potrero$150 p.p.$120 p.p$105 p.p
    Min 2 people to operate the tour.

    This is a late afternoon/night tour not recommends children between 0 and 5 years old. 


  • Transportation, bilingual guide, entrance fee, and water.

  • What to bring: Tennis shoes, insect repellent, comfortable and dark clothes, no flash camera.

    Duration:  8-10 hours approx.

    Departure: 2:00 pm

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