Costa Rica offers a variety of tourist attractions for you to choose. If you want to relax on a beautiful beach, or visit the volcanoes or national parks, you can find it all here. We have grouped a complete list of attractions.
A trip to Costa Rica, can be relaxing, plus an adventure and unforgettable experience, it is also educational, as you learn more about the rich biodiversity of the country, culture, excellent potential for eco-tourism and the beauty of our nation.
This Country also offers magnificent views of some of the most beautiful beaches.
With incredible scenery, attractions world class and great weather, there's always plenty to see and do in Costa Rica, at any time of year. We have all the information you need to find the best places to visit and fun things to do.
Relaxation is so important in our lives because it helps keep our stress levels and, consequently, improve our health. Too much work and not enough time for ourselves can result in mental health problems. In the natural world we have the feeling of being away from the daily stresses and strains of life. Being in nature helps us to put into perspective the issues, stimulates and pleases our senses.
On the other hand, the new marine strip began a process of diversification between species of both seas due to its geographical position at 10 degrees north latitude, the country is exposed for most of the year winds from the northwest that come from the Caribbean and come loaded with moisture. This makes coastal regions, most of the northern plains and mountain slopes that receive those winds have heavy rainfall.
Thanks to the geographical location that is Costa Rica, between two masses of North and South America and bathed by two large Caribbean and Pacific oceans, has great diversity of flora and fauna. Costa Rica has a huge variety of habitats and the greatest diversity of birds in an area the size of New Scotland or Ireland, our country has about 850 bird species of which 600 are resident and the rest are migratory in winter which generally they move to South America. You have you planned a trip for bird watching? Dare to do it and you will see birds in different and beautiful regions of our country.
For lovers of water sports, Costa Rica is a paradise. Its coasts, lakes, watersheds and roads, make the country a special place where you can practice: sport fishing (sea, lake and river), sports white water (the country has more than 800 km of rivers navigable highly cataloged in the world and can be enjoyed by both rowers requiring the challenge of a strong adventure or those who wish to experience their first emotions), "surf" (Playa Pavones is internationally known for having the longest waves in the world ), diving (given the diversity and richness of reefs and variety of marine fauna and flora of the coast), the "windsurfing" (which is mainly practiced in the lagoon of Arenal), kayaking and water skiing.