About Costa Rica
The country touches the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, what makes it very accessible; you can travel from coast to coast in just three hours by car (or 45 minutes by plane).
In Costa Rica you can find everything you want, from tropical beaches to high mountains, with everything in between: volcanoes, different types of forest, waterfalls, all kind of orchids, butterflies and birds.
There are many activities you can do in Costa Rica including: rafting, fishing, surfing, canopy, horseback riding, golf, bird watching, diving, among others.
Costa Rica has a serious commitment with sustainability; The Costa Rica Tourism Institute developed a program for the tourist companies to get a certification according to their practices in terms of care of the environment, conservation initiatives and communal development.
Costa Ricans are very friendly and accommodating people, once you experience their friendliness and hospitality, you will be convinced. Costa Ricans are also known as “Ticos” and their “Pura Vida” expression (pure life) reflects their way of life; they enjoy life as much as they can.
While in Costa Rica
Costa Rica is both an adventure playground and a relaxing haven, offering its visitors almost every activity under the sun. Satisfy your inner adrenaline desires by scuba diving with sharks, canyoning down cascading waterfalls, windsurfing over white-capped waves, or flying through the forest on a canopy tour at 60 mph. Pamper yourself with a tantalizing chocolate tour or spend an afternoon sunbathing on a beautiful white sand beach. Costa Rica packs amazing diversity into a relatively compact space, enabling you to visit several exciting places in a single vacation.
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