Costa Rica is located right in the heart of Central America and is one of the most popular places on the face of the planet. It is a region where you can find a bit of everything ranging from wildlife to lush forests and volcanoes and even rocking bands and parties. There is so much that this little beach has to offer.
Along With Accommodation And Great Services Here Are The Top 10 Reasons To Come Here:
1. Amazing Caribbean Food
No matter on which side of the Caribbean you are, there is no way that you can miss out on the food here. Costa Rica has some of the delicious sea food varieties like fresh lobsters that you get at Mopri or the international cuisine available at the popular Stashu’s Con Fusion.
Costa Rica also has some of the best eco-friendly tourism options here. You can head to resorts that offer only organic food, eco-friendly tourism along with sightseeing. In fact, all of these destinations provide a harmonious stay that is in sync with nature. You can hear the birds chirping and the monkeys shouting out to each other. The locals take you on tour guides that offers an amazing insight into nature here.
3. Active Wildlife
You can head to the upper regions of the Costa Rica where remote villages are located across. It is here that a remote village named Tortugero exists that also borders the Tortugero National Park. This is an area where you can see some of the rarely found species of animals and wildlife including baby turtles. Other parks in the area are Cahuita and Gandoca national parks.
4. Bird Watching
Along with the rare wildlife selection here, you can also come across some 900 odd species of birds in the area. These include the Quetzal, which is green and red in colour. There are the amazing Macaws here that come in more than 54 species. There are also various other species here like herons and jacana, which are exclusive to Central America.
5. Awesome Resorts and Cottages
Not only is the area lush in greenery, it also offers some of the best resorts and cottages in the country. Here you can get luxury and exotic boutique hotels along with some of the best bunks and shacks along the beach. If you want something more funky then treehouse rooms are the places to check out. Tree House Lodge, cottages at Almonds and Coral are some of the options to stay.
6. Zip Lining
If you are looking for some adventure sports then Costa Rica is the dream destination for you. You can find a range of zip lining places here where you can hang from one end of the river to the other. It is a fun sport that is not for the faint hearted but the guides here take care of safety. Check out the areas like the Lost Canyon near Arenal volcano that are most popular here.
7. Happening Nightlife
The nightlife in Costa Rica is surely something that will leave you craving for more. There are many night hangouts located near the beaches and even inside the town. The destinations like Puerto Viejo offer live music so that you can chill with friends and enjoy. Another option is The Lazy Mon that has ping-pong and pool games and the perfect way to end your day.
The beaches here are clean, crystal clear and definitely worth visiting. It is not the beaches alone that offer you a place to bathe in or hang out. Here you can try out so many different kinds of adventure and water sports like water biking, para gliding, etc. The beaches are crowded during the day and night but you can always find a spot away from the town. Do check out the Manuel Antonio National Park that has a quaint beach.
Costa Rica is located right on the Pacific Ring of Fire that makes it prone to very high volcanic activity. It has almost 122 volcanoes with 4 active ones. Arenal had been active till 2010 and is most visited by tourists. Here you can enjoy trekking, walking, bathing in hot springs or simply enjoying nature.
10. White Water Rafting and Kayaking
Along the dense forest and beside the beaches are plenty of rafting destinations. These are most popular with professionals who come from across the world to enjoy the sport. There is also kayaking available on the beaches, which is relatively safe. You can head to one of the thrilling falls for white water rafting or stick to less adventurous areas for white water rafting.