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Isla de Cabuya

Cabuya, Montezuma, Costa Rica
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Lovely little island

When the tide is out it is possible to walk to this lovely little island that is dedicated to a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Cheyenne, Wyoming
Beautiful, don't miss it

I was lucky enough to have the island to myself along with some vultures. It was peaceful and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Saint Paul, MN
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“tide pools” (6 reviews)
Cabuya, Montezuma, Costa Rica
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Reviewed yesterday

When the tide is out it is possible to walk to this lovely little island that is dedicated to a local cemetery. It was very peaceful and inspiring to visit there and as we were leaving, the perfect ending was a rainbow shining brightly over...More

Thank GRM59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was lucky enough to have the island to myself along with some vultures. It was peaceful and beautiful.

Thank mkb0909
Reviewed 24 August 2017

You can only get to this place (by foot) during low tide. It's a cemetery on a small island that actually becomes an island about 18 hours of the day. The other 6 hours you can walk there across the low tide sea base. It's...More

Thank travelmcseamus
Reviewed 5 August 2017

First of all TJEK THE TIDE. Especially going in the winter like us. The tide changes every day and so we went for the low tide at 4pm. Going at 3 we had plenty of time to look for shells and enjoy the view. We...More

Thank Ida_Was_Here
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

It is definitely a unique experience to walk across the ocean during low tide to reach this island. It is also a cool cemetery to see but that is really all it is. I would say it is definitely worth the trip once but do...More

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 29 June 2017

If you're staying in the area, it's well worth waiting for low tide and walking out to Cabuya Island. The cemetery is interesting and it's fun poking around the reef and rock pools.

Thank BP_explorer
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We made it to the cemetery gates at night. Then turned around and came back with the next low tide. Creepy

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 16 May 2017

At low tide it can be accessed from the shore. I have not seen the high tide as I walked the path from Montezuma to Mal Pais only once in November. The water was low and the roads are dry (lucky me). The cemetery is...More

Thank Sol I
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Local cemetery on an island accessible on foot when tide is out, unable to snorkel due to tide. Cemetery small and local, not much to see other than the surrounding landscapes, if you have an hour or two, may be a place to visit, but...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We saw on TV a show about this island so I decided to pack my things an took my family with me last Saturday we had the best time ever we walked to the island 400 feet we took a break there from the heat...More

Thank Gloris N
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Laura M
14 August 2017|
Response from Wefish88 | Reviewed this property |
Low tide changes daily you you have to check local tide charts This site has tide charts for the area: nicoyazoom . com