Planning a trip to Costa Rica, but don’t know what you want to do once you get there? Because we couldn’t narrow it down to only 10 adventurous activities, here are the top 11 things to do while you’re in this Central American paradise.
1. Hang out at the beach
The beach is a great place for everyone to visit. Whether you want to splash around in the water or just relax on the sand, the beach is a fantastic common ground for everyone to enjoy.
2. Hike national parks
Whether you want to get some exercise in on your trip, or you just want to see beautiful scenery, hiking in Costa Rica’s national parks provide both gorgeous landscapes and hiking fun!
3. Get wet…surf, kayak, or paddle board
Bored of just relaxing on the beach and ready to have some fun in the sun? Try surfing, kayaking, or paddle boarding.
4. Zipline through rain forests
Craving an adventure on your Costa Rica trip? How about flying through the trees and seeing the amazing wildlife and rain forests around you?
If you are an adrenaline junkie, canyoning is the thing for you. Rappel, raft, and waterfall jump your way through Costa Rica.
6. Relax in the hot springs
Want to explore but also relax? Hike to a hot spring and take a nice relaxing dip.
7. Explore waterfalls
Love finding hidden gems that no one knows about? Costa Rica has many jewels to discover and waterfalls to explore.
8. Gawk at volcanos
Love to look at beautiful landscapes and scenery? Costa Rica has 67 volcanoes all throughout the country. That makes for some gorgeous skylines!
9. Ride horseback
Need something romantic for you and your partner? Live like you’re in a movie and go horseback riding on the beach!
10. Indulge in coffee and chocolate tours
Are you a coffee critic? Or a chocolate connoisseur? Costa Rica offers coffee and chocolate tours so you can put your taste buds to the test!
11. Check out unusual wildlife
Costa Rica is home to many exotic, colorful animals that you don’t see everyday, including sloths, monkeys, exotic birds, unusual butterflies, and extinct frogs.
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