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Costa Rica Vacation Of A Lifetime

Apr 24, 2008
Costa Rica is one of the most popular tourism destinations that are well known for its thriving tourism industry that is pegged at $1.9 billon annually. Costa Rica is equally famous for its eco tourism as it boasts for some of the best national parks and sanctuaries as it is a rich place for both flora and fauna and boasts more than 5% of the biodiversity in the world.

Some of the famous tourist destinations of Costa Rica include Arenal Volcano, Cahuita National Park, Corcovado National Park, Chirripo National Park, Pacuare River, Protected Zone, Manuel Antonio National Park, Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserves, Monteverde, and Tapanti National Park.

For adventure sports enthusiasts, Costa Rica is a wonderful place that offers adrenaline-thumping delights of wind surfing, scuba diving, fishing, mountain biking, kayaking and other forms of extreme sports. For beach lovers, leisure vacations in Costa Rica include some of the best beaches such as Playa Pan de Azucar, Playa Brasilito, Playa Conchal, Playa Avellanes, Playa Grande, Playa Negra, Playa Jungquillal and Playa Carillo. These beaches are well known for amazing water activities and water sports.

Once you enter into San Jose, the capital city of Costa Rica, you will find that it is a cosmopolitan city that offers premium facilities of night life and shopping along with cultural attractions of theatre, museum and art galleries. At San Jose, you can watch the spectacular jade museum that showcases the biggest collection of jade in various colors, hues and sixes in the world.

This gemstone holds the insight into the pre-Columbian cultural heritage of Costa Rica. The National Museum is another such exquisite that holds the Bellavista Army Barracks and other historical relics of great significance. Apart from rich historical heritage, one has a great opportunity of finding some of the best adventure, sightseeing and relaxation features in Costa Rica.

So, if you are planning to make a visit in Costa Rica, make sure you enjoy all the delightful locales of Costa Rica that makes it a wonderful tourist place. In order to make your trip more enjoyable, it is better to read more about the tourist places and other local features of Costa Rica beforehand to make your trip more enjoyable and pleasant.

While on a Costa Rica trip, always remember the fact that you are on a coastal trip where you will find tropical storms and rains. Keeping all this information handy will definitely help you out in making your trip memorable.
About the Author
Reginald Melchor is a Leisure Travel Consultant.
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