Rich coast, "Central America's Switzerland"!
COSTA RICA, located between Nicaragua and Panama, occupies a strategic position and is a biological bridge between North and South America. Although it only has a surface of 50,000 m². kilometer, however, is a miniature of the flora and fauna of all the earth. Huge rainforests, stunning coasts, tropical plains between the two Atlantic oceans to the east and Pacific to the west, subtropical landscapes to the mainland, volcanic cord belts, rivers with many activities, adventure and action.
COSTA RICA is an invitation for exploration and a challenge for the senses! It is considered and called "Switzerland of Central America" - without armed forces, where the camps became museums. It is a "clean and regular" country with the highest per capita income, the lowest illiteracy index in Central America and the highest 85% whiteness, while the rest is composed of Negro, Miyad and Indius. Who up to today maintains archaic habits, adorn their heads with wings, dye their faces and wear ornaments. They live confined and isolated in savannas and are Christian rituals with idolaters. San José, the capital of the country, is located in the central valley at an altitude of 1170 meters. Its growth is due to the plantations of coffee in the middle of the last century. Thanks to its privileged position at the crossroads of the intersectional railway that connects the port of Limon (on the Caribbean) and the port of POUNTEREN (in the Pacific) with the Pan-American highway, it has become a modern city with a geometric pattern and beautiful parks.
There are eight areas:
The Central Valley: It is the area surrounding the capital. It is worth visiting the coffee plantations and the butterfly farm. All-day excursion to a series of volcanoes surrounded by beautiful vegetation and hot springs.
The Pacific Region: With very hot and dry climate in the summer (from December to April), hot and humid for the rest of the time. Warm waters, blue seas and marine national parks.
The Northern region: With 26 ° -28 ° throughout the year. Here is the most active volcano of Costa Rica, the "ARENAL", and the famous rain forests, as the rain and the overcast are prevailing throughout the year.
The region or the Caribbean East: It is worth 2 nights with tours to get to know the local flora and fauna (green iguanas) that are endangered by indigenous Indians.) Coral formations, tremendous forests 30 meters high, waterfalls, dolphins, special monkeys and more. MONTREVERE: The homonymous city is 170 kilometers northwest of the capital, San Jose. Temperature 17 ° C average with humidity, while nights are sometimes very cold. Wildlife area, the endangered species of "golden frog", 400 species of birds including Guatemalan trademark "KETSAL", 490 butterflies, 100 mammals, 2500 plant species, 200 varieties of fern, which are the subject of specialty surveys naturalist from the US
Natural beauties make it interesting to visit this small, progressive country. The climate is mild and sweet all year round and the best time for a visit is the period between November and May. In general, we would say that the cost of the services and the stay is not low. KOSTA RIKA is, however, the ... ..real for nature lovers.