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We went on this boat trip as part of our shore excursion. Our guide was very knowledgeable and good at spotting animals. We were able to see a sloth really close up. Also saw howler monkeys, a giant iguana, some kind of crested green lizard,...More
The Tortuguero canal system is quite extensive and full of animals, birds and other wildlife. The highlights were seeing the sloths high up in the trees. I was able to take some remarkable pictures with the zoom on my camera. There were beautiful birds, caiman,...More
We got off our cruiseship the Celebrity Reflection at Puerto Limon, Costa Rica. When we got off in port, we met a man named Manuel who drove a red Taxi, which we saw as we exited the ship . He gave us a 4 hour...More
Walking from the bus to where we got on the boat was amazing. The flowers were gorgeous, and the trees were so big and beautiful. We saw one sloth, but without a zoom lens, you would not know what it was. Same with the monkeys-we...More
When we arrived, there when dozens of small boats and "captains", awaiting business. We were lucky enough to get a very experienced captain who had a trained eye for finding wild live. Saw trees full of monkeys, close ups of sloths, numerous birds and reptiles...More
On March 25, 2019, we had a very enjoyable boat ride in the Tortuguero Canal in Costa Rica and comfortable walk in the Cahuita National Park rainforest. Steven, our guide from Greenway Nature Tours, was very quick to point out howler monkeys, sloths, raccoons, oropendola...More
We had a great captain on our tour and saw lots of wildlife. Our boat wasn't full and that was nice. Our daughter fell asleep but we had a really nice time and are glad we went on the tour. We booked through Syl Travel...More
We disembarked from the Celebrity Reflection in Puerto Limon, Costa Rica on a blustery, cool and rainy day. We wanted to go on an excursion to Tortuguero Canal so we stopped at SYL Travel tent with a TripAdvisor sign to see what we could get....More
Costa Rica is a gem. The Caribbean side is less developed across the coastline thanks to dangerous tides and reefs. So, we were soon immersed in dense vegetation and hardly any habitation. Amazing. Canal aside, visit the Dole banana plantation and processing plant. Fascinating and...More
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Sorry I've just found your question and sorry to not have replied earlier. I don't remember offhand my guides name but will check it and get back to you - yes you must book in advance if you want a private guide. They... More
Sorry I've just found your question and sorry to not have replied earlier. I don't remember offhand my guides name but will check it and get back to you - yes you must book in advance if you want a private guide. They are all busy, If Not you can take a boat trip for about 20 passengers, with a guide however they will Not Come out TO get you and take you to their "port" neither can a bigger boat get into the the small meanders of the river.....