Volcán Arenal

Located seven kilometers from Fortuna, the Arenal volcano, with its beautiful conic silhouette, is one of the most active in the world. Its charm is enhanced at night, when the color of its eruptions and lava rivers can be fully appreciated. Many of the hotels offer a panoramic view of the volcano and its evening show. Its landscape has two faces: one covered with lush vegetation sheltering a …






The city of Jacó has a large beach for enjoying sea and sun. Its proximity to San José makes it one of the most popular beaches in the country, visited by both Costa Ricans and foreigners.

Shaped in a pleasant curve, its four-kilometer-long beach is bordered by hills at either end. Swimming with caution, due to strong currents, and surfing are the favorite activities here. Visitors can walk or …

Manuel Antonio

Manuel Antonio contains a charming combination of rain forest, beaches and coral reefs. This beaches are the most beautiful in the country, lined with lush forest, and the snorkeling is excellent too. Playa Manuel Antonio, is a picturesque half mile long, white sand crescent bisecting deep green foliage to one side and a private, secluded cove to the other. The forest is home for sloths, iguanas, the rare and adorable …





Rincón de la Vieja

This national park has an area of 14,083 hectares and contains nine volcanic cones and one lake.
A gravel road leads to the Rincon de la Vieja, going up from the dry lands of Guanacaste to the forested slopes of the volcano. At the heart of this National Park is a network of trails that lead visitors through the forest, to the discovery of several volcanic special …