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Jungle Tom Safaris Day Tours

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Tortuguero, Costa Rica
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unforgettable

The transfer from San Jose was interesting and informative. We stayed for 3 days and while we were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
sarahdeharte
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Divonne-les-Bains, France
Long day from San José

My wife and I booked onto the day return tour from San José to Tortuguero. There is no getting away... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Dom B
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Uxbridge, England, United Kingdom
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Tortuguero, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The transfer from San Jose was interesting and informative. We stayed for 3 days and while we were there enjoyed 2 guided tours with Kevin. A walk on foot with n the park where we saw many different animals and birds. However the best part...More

Thank sarahdeharte
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I booked onto the day return tour from San José to Tortuguero. There is no getting away from the fact that this is a long day - most of it being spent sat in fairly cramped conditions, either on a mini bus...More

Thank Dom B
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Tortuguero is a great National Park, and I'd like to spend more time there. Birds, crocodiles, caiman, lizards, monkeys, didn't get any good views of sloths. Jungle Tom / Safari Tom is actually Safari Herman (see photo). He fancies himself an opera singer, with a...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

We did Full day Tortoguero Tour with them. They picked up us as promised at 5:30 AM from our hotel, then transferred us in another mini bus to join remaining group. The guide explained culture, background of various plantations we drove by, scenery along the...More

Thank Kamal D
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

We did the 3 day 2 night package with superior accomodation in the Laguna Lodge. We were picked up by bus in San Jose and a tour guide on the bus provided lots of information about the areas we passed through. We stopped for a...More

Thank cinder317
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

This tour was booked through Grey Line tours in San Jose, but operated by Jungle Tom Safaris. The guide and driver picked us up at a hotel in San Jose. After stopping at a few more hotels picking up other tourists, we headed out to...More

Thank Acuram
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

The trip started with a tasteful typical breakfast half-way through the trip and the chance of taking pictures to the frogs who live in the garden of the restaurant. Once arrived at the Tortuguero, we went straight on the boat and had a fantastic tour...More

Thank Fra L
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We came from San Jose, Gran Hotel Costa Rica.The hotel is under renovation so dont go there if this is your pick up spot, go to the corner of Avenida 2 and Calle 5 or select another hotel that has a lobby like Holiday Inn...More

Thank boge1985
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

We were booked on a transfer with Jungle Tom Tours, and it was actually the best start into our Costa Rica holidays that we could have imagined! Special thanks go out to the guide German, who is ultimately knowledgeable, entertaining and has the bus stopping...More

Thank Christian G
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Early pickup from San Jose (before 6am) and didn't get back until 7pm. Good breakfast at Ranchero Robertos and friendly but rather intrusive guide. The trip down the river was very fast and not eco friendly (bow waves washing great chuncks off the banks) -...More

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2,500 $ US. cela faisait partie d'un voyage de 10 jours: Tortuguéro, Arénal, Monteverde et Tamarindo , organisé par Echo Trips à San Jose
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