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SOUTH PACIFIC

The Southern Pacific in Costa Rica starts at Playa Dominical Beach going south to Panama. This region is a true jewel for being the biologically richest area of Costa Rica. Everywhere you look the nature will impress you...

CENTRAL PACIFIC

The Central Pacific region comprises an area of transition between North Pacific which has a tropical dry forest and the wet and rain forest of the South Pacific zone. This region extends from Puntarenas to Punta Uvita...

NORTH PACIFIC

The north Pacific of Costa Rica is formed by the well known province of Guanacaste. This area has became famous around the world for its beautiful pristine beaches, fascinating National Parks and great variety of activities, including fishing, world class scuba diving and the amazing nesting sea turtles....

CARIBBEAN AREA

From the marine life off its beaches to its tranquil towns surrounded by lush coastal forests, Costa Rica´s ever green zone, the Atlantic zone, has something to offer every traveler. Almost half of the Caribbean coast is protected by a series of national parks...

CENTRAL VALLEY

The central zone is the heart of Costa Rica. San José the capital and other important cities are part of this region. The Central Valley is known for having some of the most important museums in the country...

NORTH PLAINS

The Northern Mountains region is the area north of the central valley and extends to the Nicaragua Border. This region is made up of the Guanacaste and the Tilaran mountain ranges and offers beautiful mountain views and cooler weather...

A small and blessed country located in Central America, this green territory is just 51,100 km, approximately half the size of the state of Kentucky, or slightly larger than Switzerland. Costa Rica shares a border with Nicaragua to the North and Panama to the South, and to the east the Caribbean Sea and to the west the warm and exotic Pacific Ocean.

The wonderful tropical weather is awaiting you in Costa Rica, where there are two seasons, the summer or dry season from December to April, and from May through November, the green season. The average temperature in the Central valley is 17°C, while on the beaches it ranges between 21°C to 27°C. In the national territory the tourists can enjoy a variety of microclimates. You can be tanning on the beach in the morning and walking in the rain forest that same afternoon.

REGIONS
> Central Valley
> Caribbean Area
> South Pacific
> North Pacific
> Central Pacific
> Northern Plains

INTERESTING FACTS
  • Costa Rica is one of 20 countries in the world with the most biodiversity.
  • Costa Rica has more than 500 000 species of flora and Fauna.
  • Costa Rica has 860 bird species in its sky.
  • Costa Rica has more butterflies that all Europe.
  • Costa Rica has one of the biggest volcanic craters of the world (Volcán Poás).

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INTERESTING FACTS
  • Costa Rica is one of 20 countries in the world with the most biodiversity.
  • Costa Rica has more than 500 000 species of flora and Fauna.
  • Costa Rica has 860 bird species in its sky.
  • Costa Rica has more butterflies that all Europe.
  • Costa Rica has one of the biggest volcanic craters of the world (Volcán Poás).
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OUR HOTELS

GRANO DE ORO, SAN JOSÉ
CAPITÁN SUIZO, TAMARINDO
VILLA CALETAS, CENTRAL PACIFIC
FLORBLANCA, SANTA TERESA
CASA TURIRE, TURRIALBA
PEACE LODGE, VARA BLANCA
ARENAS DEL MAR, MANUEL ANTONIO
CUNA DEL ÁNGEL, COSTA BALLENA
PLAYA NICUESA, GOLFO DULCE
HOTEL BELMAR, MONTEVERDE
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DISTINCTIVE HOTELS
SAN JOSÉ
GRANO DE ORO
SAN JOSÉ
CAPITÁN SUIZO
TAMARINDO
VILLA CALETAS
CENTRAL PACIFIC
FLOR BLANCA
SANTA TERESA
CASA TURIRE
TURRIALBA
PEACE LODGE
VARA BLANCA
ARENAS DEL MAR
MANUEL ANTONIO
CUNA DEL ÁNGEL
COSTA BALLENA
PLAYA NICUESA
GOLFO DULCE
HOTEL BELMAR
MONTEVERDE