Wonderful Costa Rica - destinations to visit and explore

Costa Rica is one of most interesting and beautiful destination for holidays, in this amazing world. It is that in this country the nature does not have boundaries, due to its almost 300 beaches, with various types of sand; it can vary from white black or brown colors - some beaches are great for swimming and others are better for surfing -, great lands, wonderful places to visit and explore. Therefore, we recommend you e 10 special locations to visit and explore in Costa Rica: Parks:

1. Manuel Antonio National Park, - a national park in this country, visited for more than 150.000 visitors annually, is very well known for its wonderful beaches, hiking trails and also for the four beaches: Manuel Antonio, Espadilla Sur, Teldora and Playita.

2. Cahuita National Park, a park that protects beaches and lowlands, is considered one of the nicest and least developed beaches in the country. The destination attracts tourists that like scuba diving in a protected marine area that contains the Coralline Reefs.

3. Drake bay, a small bay situated in the Osa Peninsula, includes a great attraction such is the Corcovado National Park, which occupies 1/3 of the peninsula, being one of the largest and without human intervention park of the country. Here there can be found a lot of endemic species.

4.Tortuguero National Park - a national park that includes the Humedal Caribe Noreste, is located in the Limon Province. Being the third-most visited park in Costa Rica, it includes a fantastic biological variety, such as: rainforest, swamps, beaches, and lagoons.


5. Jaco, one of the country's most developed coastal cities, has grown in a little time, becoming, nowadays, an important tourist destination.

6. Tamarido, a town with for about 3.500 people, has some interesting attractions like: surfing and eco-turism and wonderful beaches to explore such as: Playa Tamarindo (a long beach) or Playa Grande.

7. Sarchi Norte, the capital city of the canton of Valverde Vega in the province of Alajuel, offers more than 200 stores and factories that produce wooden bowls, other tableware and other traditional things.

Natural reservations:

8. Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, with more of 10.500 hectares of tropical rainforest, is a reserve visited of more than 70.000 tourists, each year, and includes plant species, species of mammals, bird species, reptilian and amphibian species or insects.

9. Arenal Volcano, the most active volcano in Costa Rica and also one of the ten most active volcanoes in the world, has a conically shape with a crater, being estimated to be less than 7.000 years.

10. Rincon de la Vieja Volcano is an active and andesitic complex volcano. Its Summit is the highest point in Rincon de la Vieja Volcano National Park.

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After all these being said, enjoy you holiday in Costa Rica!

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