Tourism is one of the most important tools of revenue in Costa Rica. The country is blessed with all the important ingredients to make it a perfect tourist’s destination. The eco-tourism has flourished significantly in the country and catered down the hordes of tourist from around the globe. Like any other immensely famous tourist destination, Costa Rica is stored with pristine beaches, rainforests, volcanoes, hot springs, intricate mountains, caves, mesmerizing waterfalls and lots more to attract the travel enthusiasts and passionate explorers. The extra-ordinary biodiversity in the country makes it a key destination for nature lovers and explorers. The country appeals much to birdwatchers, luxury-preferred travelers, and surfers from each corner of the world. Other than these unmatchable natural blessings, the country is also endowed with beautiful museums in San Jose city and rich cultural heritage.
Costa Rica is one of the classic and most-visited countries of the Caribbean, especially because the island offers plenty of activities for visitors from all walks of life. Due to its splendid reef-lined sand beaches, ravishing lifestyle, and exceptional natural diversity, Costa Rica is stored with endless distinctions of activities. Here, we are listing out some of the immensely popular attractions of the Island.
Costa Rica is acclaimed as the world’s favorite destination for nature explorers. Hence, Monteverde and the Cloud Forests is one of popular destination, which renders down the hordes of travelers from the world.
Dominica is considered as the paradise destination for tropical backpacker’s with dirt-street, long stretched calm beaches, casual open-air restaurants and with lots other attractions.
Tamarindo is the heaven destination for surfers on the Nicoya Peninsula. The place is stored with good food, affordable accommodations, and many other tourists activities.
Apart from long stretched white-sandy beaches and warm enamel-blue, the nearby national park, which opened in 1972, sees over 150,000 visitors annually. And, is home to great hiking trails, a number of secluded beaches, and offers the opportunity to encounter the monkeys of three different species.
Mal Pais and Santa Teresa, Jaco, Tortuguero National Park, Osa Peninsula and Corcovado National Park, The National Theater in San Jose, Irazu Vo lcano National Park are some immensely popular and largely visited spots of Costa Rica, which deserves your visit apart from the destinations mentioned above.
TIt is true that Costa Rica’s rich biodiversity act as a magnet for travelers from around the world. But, being a tropical Central American country, Costa Rica has vibrant cultural diversity and it has lots more to offer to all kind of travelers apart from its natural scenic beauty. In this list, we are summarizing some of the most crowded and largely celebrated events and festivals of Costa Rica. Take a look and book cheap flights to Costa Rica accordingly.
The Festival is celebrated in December and in the second half of February respectively by two indigenous communities. The literal meaning of Fiestas de Los Diablitos is ‘The Festival Of Little Devils’.
The festival is celebrated on 15th of January to pay homage to Christ of Esquipulas and patron saint of Santa Cruz. Dance, music, marimbas and bloodless bullfights are the main attraction of the festival.
The festival is observed on the last two weeks of March by the Department of Culture & Youth of Costa Rica. The worlds’ leading artists and local performers have been meeting in every two years in San José through this festival. It usually takes place in several locations all over the country.
This is an annual carnival of Costa Rica, which is celebrated by the native people and visitors in October in Puerto Lima city. The events such as dance, food and parade are the highlights of the carnival, which lasts for two weeks. During this festival, the multicultural province of Limon bustles with cultural and fun activities.
Other than these globally acclaimed festivals of Costa Rica Dia de la Virgen del Mar, Annexation of Guanacaste to Costa Rica, Carnival of Limon, San Jose-Zapote Fair are some native festivals of Costa Rica celebrated with great zeal and passion.
Between mid-December and April- The dry season between December to April is dry season is the best time to visit the island. The calm beaches, sunny days and endless outdoor activities on the island attracts hordes of travelers from all across the world. The dry season is considered ideal among tourists for exploring rainforests and lounging on endless sand beaches. But, the huge footfall of travelers in these months results into skyrocketing prices of air tickets and accommodations. Hence, it is always advised to book tickets 3-4 months earlier from your date of journey to avoid extra payment due to heavy rush for booking.
From late November to late April, Costa Rica observes summer season, and it is the best time to book flights to Costa Rica. The weather in the dry season is extremely pleasant and favorable for exploring the forests or lounging on the sandy beaches. But, in these months, airfares are extremely expensive as it’s the main season that receives a large number of tourists. If you book your flights to Costa Rica early enough, you get cheaper tickets.