From August through December arribadas occur regularly once, sometimes even twice a month, and the numbers of nesting females are in the range of hundreds of thousands as opposed to tens of thousands for the dry season months.
Usually the arribadas occur during the darkest nights: a few days before the new moon, when the majority of turtles arrives between 8 pm and 4 am.
It is famous for large, year-round waves and is well known by most surfers in Costa Rica.
Muchos turistas concuerdan en que el Parque Nacional de Cahuita es uno de los más bellos del país.As I step through the glass doors of this famous hotel my heart races as I know that everyone outside the doors, as well as inside, thinks they know the reason I am there. A short 20 minute drive from the Liberia International Airport, this adults-only resort will seem a million miles away.Always carry a photocopy of passport while walking around, and a copy of your visa.Your visa is that stamp in your passport telling how many days you are allowed in the country.At first, a few hundred turtles will come out on the beach, followed by a steady stream of animals for the next three to seven days.