Costa Rica adventure activities things to do

Costa Rica Adventure, Activities, Things to do

On this page discover soft and extreme Costa Rica adventure activities…
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Costa Rica adventure and activities at a glance

This captivating country is one of the best destinations in Central & South America for Costa Rica adventure activities. With its protectedd areas and extensive national parks Costa Rica is also an extremely popular eco-tourism destination.

There’s a huge mixed bag of exciting Costa Rica adventure activities to choose from – such as whitewater rafting, ziplining, canoeing / kayaking and sport fishing. Eco-tourism is big with protected areas, 20 natural parks and eight biological reserves.

There is also scuba diving, snorkelling, surfing, turtle watching, stand-up paddleboarding SUP, windsurfing, sailing & boating, sea kayaking, dolphin and whale spotting as well as river floating – an opportunity to appreciate the wildlife, rainforest, and plant life.

For an extreme Costa Rica adventure try canyoneering, rapelling, climbing, jungle exploration, mountain biking, hiking mountainous paths, volcano exploration, rainforest trekking, and bugee jumping.

Less extreme is ziplining, cycling, horseback riding, rainforest safaris, monkey watching, aerial tram and canopy tours. Even ‘softer’ try cooking or dancing classes, guided birdwatching tours, butterfly and frog garden tours, cycling, golf, Yoga, and visiting botanic gardens and historical sites.

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