Costa Rica – Many people are packing their bags and heading on vacation, maybe permanently after this next election in the USA.
Whether you are looking for complete relaxation or an action packed trip, and visitors to Costa Rica can choose from a wealth of fun activities that are sure to suit their tastes. Here are some of the most popular things to do in Costa Rica.
One of the most adrenaline filled activities to enjoy in Costa Rica is a zip line adventure through the spectacular forest canopy. Tourists can take an aerial tram ride up to a rainforest viewing platform with amazing aerial views before enjoying a thrilling zip line ride through the treetops. One of the best is in the Arenal Reserve, with panoramic views of the Arenal Volcano.
White Water Rafting
True thrill seekers will love the white water rafting trips that they can find in Costa Rica. The Naranjo River’s El Chorro section offers one of the most intense experiences with technical narrows and tight squeezes between canyon walls.
Many visitors to Costa Rica prefer to just take time out from their busy lives, completely relax and enjoy the things that they love most. Whether reading a book, unwinding by the pool, sunbathing or even visiting www.alljackpotscasino.com to enjoy the excitement and fun of All Jackpots Casino’s range of popular online games like video poker, blackjack and slots with the chance having a big win, there is plenty to do in Costa Rica to keep even the most picky holidaymaker happy.
For those who prefer a more relaxing experience on their vacation, the EcoTermales Hot Springs in Costa Rica provides the perfect retreat. This private oasis offers warm mineral waters that heal and restore as well as rainforest walking trails, an elegant cocktail lounge and and authentic homestyle restaurant.
Keen golfers will be delighted to discover that Costa Rica has numerous courses for you to choose from. One of the best is the La Iguana course at the Los Suenos Marriott hotel with a spectacular location in a secluded cove. Pristine and beautiful, there are wonderful views of the local coastline and lush rainforest to enjoy here while you tee off.
The crocodiles in the Tarcoles river are a must see. From high up above, of course.
Diving and Snorkeling
The clear and nutrient rich waters of the Costa Rican coastline provides a wonderful experience for divers and snorkelers of all ages and levels of experience. There is a wealth of wildlife to spot including dolphins, manta rays, sea turtles and whale sharks and with amazing visibility, there is no better way to spend the day. El Bajo del Diablo is one of the most popular diving spots where tropical fish and sharks can often be seen.
Despite its location, tucked between the Pacific and the Caribbean, Costa Rica’s beaches have a character all of their own. From the brown sand beach at Playa Matapalo to the unusual sands at Playa Conchal where are made entirely from crushed shells, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Surfers should head to Tamarindo Beach which is known for its excellent waves.
These are just some of the wonderful things you could do in the beautiful Costa Rica. Enjoy your stay!
From QCostaRica, Edited by Dan Stevens