Turtle Tour, Ostional National Wildlife Refuge


Watch these ancient creatures venture out of the Ocean onto land to lay clutches of eggs on the beach. You’ll be visiting one of the three largest nesting places in the world for Olive Ridley sea turtles.

The main beach for “arribadas” (nesting) and “reventaderos” (hatching) is Playa Ostional, located about 25 minute drive from Olas Verdes.  If this event happens during your stay in Nosara, our Concierge department will announce it at the Reception.

When: Event occurs 3 days per month.  Early morning and night tours.

Duration: Three hours (approximately).

Participants: Minimum 2 persons, 6 years old or older.

What to bring: Tennis shoes or beach shoes (might get wet), comfortable clothes, bug repellent, water bottle and camera.

Includes: Transportation, guide and admission fee.