Lush land par excellence, Costa Rica is the country where the flora and fauna are found in abundance and in many forms. The "Switzerland of Central America" sets an example in terms of eco -tourism. The country has recently chosen to close its zoos and releasing animals. Green forests, volcanoes in the heart of protected natural parks and long beaches bordered by the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans make Costa Rica one of the kingdoms of nature, increasingly popular with tourism. During a stay in Costa Rica; it easy to combine beach, adventure and nature. A true wild frontier, Costa Rica has an incredible number of national parks (20 in total in an area of 51,100 km2 only). The fauna, notably underwater, and flora are very rich, 10 % of butterflies in the world live here. A trip to Costa Rica will also delight travellers looking for water sports, especially diving and relaxation.
A ten-day holiday in Costa Rica enough to discover the major sites of this natural paradise including Irazu and Arenal, Tortuguero National Park and Manuel Antonio National Park. You will see towering peaks, a jungle thicker than the one on Indiana Jones, lunar plains, and inescapable mangroves and a seabed worthy of the most beautiful of aquariums. During your holiday, do not hesitate to explore the country on your own; Costa Rica is quiet and well-developed for tourism. Over 65% of Costa Rica's borders are coastline. On the shores of the Pacific or the Caribbean, there are paradisiacal beaches that look as though they were out of a dream. Waves, especially on the Pacific side, can sometimes be very impressive. If they are a delight for surfers, some waves can be fatal to swimmers because of the countercurrent. Be vigilant before diving in head first! Holidays in Costa Rica are also an opportunity to meet its open, sensitive and friendly people. If there is a favorite expression in Costa Rica it is "Pura Vida". An expression that describes it perfectly, this country is full of life in all of its forms. Here is a country where it is easy to be happy and fulfilled traveller!