Costa Rica is an incredibly beautiful country, not only for its beaches and tropical forests, but also for its “pura vida” lifestyle and varied tourism options.
Today we’ll share some of our options for exploring Costa Rica:
1. City Exploration: San José, Capital of Costa Rica – Puerto Viejo
Two of the cities we recommend visiting are the capital, San Jose, and the Caribbean port city of Limón.
In San José, you can’t miss a walk around the Central Market and some of the museums and attractions nearby, such as the Jade Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, the National Museum, and the National Theatre.
If you are interested in exploring San Jose, we offer a very attractive tour here.
Limón is one of the best cultural destinations in Costa Rica you can visit. Besides its beautiful beaches, you must try its exquisite Caribbean cuisine, and learn about its beautiful Afro-Caribbean culture, filled with music, color, and dance.
You can learn more about this amazing province in our blog.
2. Beach Relaxation and Adventure
The richness of Costa Rica extends to every corner of the country, including its marine biodiversity and attractive beaches. You can surf on the famous beaches like Tamarindo, Playa Grande, Jaco, and Roca Bruja.
You can also snorkel among the coral, in beaches like Puerto Viejo, Cahuita, and Manzanillo.
If you want adventure and adrenaline in Costa Rica, we recommend going kayaking or rafting.
Learn more about the best options for water tourism here.
3. Tropical Forests Exploration
Many of the best destinations in this country are mountain locations, and tourists visit for the beautiful views, as well as the flora and fauna. The best part is that you have many options to choose from.
Costa Rica is home to the famous Manuel Antonio National Park, one of the most recognized parks worldwide, La Fortuna de San Carlos, close to Arenal Volcano, Tortuguero National Park, well known for its river channels, and Monteverde, home to an amazing variety of animals and the most famous cheese of Costa Rica.
There are a variety of things to do and explore in Costa Rica. Every place, every view, and every person you meet can be a completely new and unforgettable experience.
Make the most out of your vacation to Costa Rica by personalizing your own trip here.