t Arriving at Isla Tortuga, an almost picture-perfect island paradise
This sun-bleached island – actually twin islets, Isla Tolinga and unoccupied Isla Alcatraz – offshore from Curú is run as a privately owned nature reserve of just over 1 sq mile (3 sq km). Isla Tolinga, which has no overnight accommodation, is very popular for day visits.
Isla Tortuga is rimmed by sugar-white sands lapped by startlingly blue waters and fringed by coconut palms that lend their shade over the beach. The ...