These Islands in the Gulf of Nicoya are neardy Paquera Tours are available

Turtle Island Tour 

Isla Tortuga is part of the  Islands in the Gulf of Nicoya ,Turtle Island is the most popular of the islands of Costa Rica . It actually consists of two uninhabited islands , located in front of the Curu Wildlife Refuge . The turquoise waters offer excellent snorkeling and diving, and white sand beaches with palm trees provide the most sought after setting in the world : a paradise of tropical island.

In addition we can take you there, our tour company offer day trips from Paquera or Cobano to Tortuga Island . You can also go on a short canopy tour there or walk down the path through the dry tropical forest to a lookout .


Islands in the Gulf of Nicoya, Isla Turtuga,Tortuga Island

Islands in the Gulf of Nicoya

Prison Colony Tour to  Island San Lucas  

Isla San Lucas  the was a penal colony until 1991. He had the reputation of being the toughest prison in Costa Rica and its 117-year history is rich with tales of violence. A network of underground cells housed undesirable society who ran the community, fished , creating and doing household chores . Today the prison walls are crumbling in ruins and a lonely caretaker might let you go around the island .

Island San Lucas

Island San Lucas the Prison Colony

Isla San Lucas is located at Golf of Nicoya  is close to Puntarenas on the west of Costa Rica.The tour guide will be providing the history information while walking on the trails of the island,There are several sandy beaches , this tour include Food drinks .

Duration around 5 to 6 hours ,Capacity  Minimum of 3 people .


Island Guayabo can be  watch from ferry Paquera.  Ferry Schedules to Paquera 

 Islands in the Gulf of Nicoya , Guayabo  the largest nesting site in Costa Rica for brown pelicans.Ferry Paquera boat passes close the  the rocky island cliff  and you can see the birds circling crowds.


 Isla Chira
The largest ( 43 km2) and most populous island in the Gulf of Nicoya , Isla Chira offers more services than the others, comes including schools and a college . There is a large mangrove forest in the northeastern part of the island. An ecotourism association made up of women from the island offers accommodation, excursions staples and fishing and mangrove – swamp

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