Costa Rica is a country that offers the natural beauty of exotic flora and fauna, peaceful neighbourhoods, sandy beaches and a local volcano.
With a unique blend of spectacular landscapes, visitors have a lot of spots to explore and opportunities to engage in an adventure.
You can start your trip at Liberia, where you can enjoy the rich culture of the country. For those who are fond of the sea, Puntarenas’ harbour is a must visit. Next is Alajuela, which is the second biggest city in the country where you can see the rich local agriculture.
After going to Alajuela, move to Heredia, which is popular for its history of coffee production. Meanwhile, the capital city of San Jose is where you will find a wonderful mix of populace. Before going to Puerto Limon, don’t forget to visit Cartago and its magnificent colonial architecture.
Just like any other country, Costa Rica also has its own bunch of great natural attractions including the Arenal Volcana, which is one of the most famous active volcanoes in the country. When it comes to national parks, the Las Baulas National Marina Park and the Corcovado National Park top the list because of their beautiful flora and fauna ecosystems. The Celeste River is yet another natural wonder to visit when you go to Costa Rica because of its clear blue waters.
For those who are looking to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the busy cities and harbours, take a trip to the remote islands of Uvita Island and Isla Quiribri. Also, you shouldn’t leave the country without visiting its most popular temple calles San Jose Costa Rica Temple, which will leave you amazed at its architectural structure and ornate work.
When it comes to the local cuisine, some of the must-try dishes include Gallo Pinto, Casado, Salsa Lizano and Plato del dia.
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