A trip to Costa Rica is an opportunity to experience one of the most diverse places on this earth, filled with natural beauty and abundance of things to see and do. Whatever type of experience you are seeking to have, you can make it a reality in Costa Rica. Whether you want to be around other people in a lively environment or escape it all in nature, relax on the beach or listen to music all night long, it’s possible here.
With everything from great surfing, rainforest treks, eco-resorts and a lively party scene, the island truly has something for everyone. Here are some great ways that you can enjoy Costa Rica on your holiday:
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Volcanic Hot Springs
Within the rainforests of Costa Rica you’ll find fascinating hot springs created from ancient volcanos It’s a great place to stop on your hike and immerse in the warm volcanic waters! If you love nature, you’ll never get enough of Costa Rica. You can enjoy the diverse ecosystem around you as you relax in a hot spring and let the minerals soak your skin.
Costa Rica is known for its lively nightlife scene and there are lots of backpackers looking to meet other travelers and have a bit of a party night! And if you don’t want to stay in a party hostel, there are plenty of Costa Rican villa and vacation rentals as well. Check out the many bars and clubs which play music all night long, and make new friends with other travelers on the island.
For adventurous types, whitewater rafting in Costa Rica is an incredible way to spend a day here. You can book a tour through one of the many companies here and they’ll organize everything for you, all equipment and transportation, you just need to show up with an adventurous spirit! Costa Rica has great weather so you won’t mind getting a bit splashed!
We can’t leave one of the most popular Costa Rican activities off the list. People flock from the world over to experience the incredible waves in Costa Rica, which make it one of the world’s top surfing destinations. Whether you’re a newbie or an experienced surfer, there’s a place for you to enjoy the sport. Take a surfing lesson and rent some equipment to try it out if you’re new.
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Costa Rica is one of the most beautiful places in the world to experience an exciting ziplining adventure! Fly through the rainforest canopy and get a bird’s eye view of this incredible landscape. It’s the type of adventure you’ll never forget – and if you have a durable camera make sure to snap some photos or videos of the experience!