Costa Rica – Still More Monkeys than People

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In Costa Rica, the visitor can enjoy lovely tropical beaches, the grandest adventures, the wonders of nature, scintillating culture, all the necessary components of an ideal vacation.

The Caribbean region of Costa Rica stands out for its variety of aquatic ecosystems and its beautiful white and black sand beaches, providing an ideal setting for activities such as sport fishing, snorkeling, and sunbathing. The Pacific coast concentrates big tourist centers and its beaches are very popular for surfing, for example, Esterillos, Jaco, Hermosa, and Boca Barranca. In the Golfito region, near the Marino Ballena National Park, surfing fans can find the famous “long lefthander wave.”

For Nature lovers, there is a great variety of exotic wildlife and tropical plants. Butterflies and orchids, crocodiles and sharks, turtles and Toucans´ are everywhere. The rainforest covering the mountains are a paradise for ecotourism.

Life is good in Costa Rica, a friendly, democratic and peaceful country. For action vacation you can surf, hike, do rafting, canopying, diving, deep water fishing, and snorkeling. You can go with a low budget or seek the more exclusive resorts. For relaxation, there are beautiful unique golf courses and luxury spas. The hotels have all the modern comforts in the most private and secluded environments. Costa Rica has it all.

We do 5 and 7-night vacations, staying on the Pacific coast, with visits to Quepos and Arenal. The following excursions or activities are possible. Hike Manuel Antonio National Park, Canopy tour zipping from tree to tree, Dolphin watching, Whitewater rafting, Kayak the mangroves, horseback riding, sport fishing, jet skiing, and tours to the island volcanoes.