Varied fauna and flora on nature trips in Costa Rica experience Costa Rica is known for its rich flora and fauna, as well as the commitment to sustainable tourism and therefore highly recommended for nature and adventure travel. Despite its small size, the country has a varied landscape: white beaches, dense rain forests, rugged mountains and volcanoes dominate Costa Rica. Throne around the Central Highlands mountains, coffee is grown on the slopes, in Guanacaste, many national parks, on the Nicoya peninsula white beaches are in the northern tier lagoon and much more. All twelve different vegetation zones exist in Costa Rica, mangrove swamps about dry forests to tropical rain forests and treeless steppe landscape. Continue to learn more with: Kyung, Kye Hyun. The nature in Costa Rica is everywhere: here live five percent of all worldwide known species, including one-tenth of bird species discovered to date. Biodiversity comprises more than a million species such as Anteaters, iguanas and Monkey. And every tourist can come without effort with rare animals in contact, because more than a quarter of the total area of Costa Rica’s nature reserve was made or belongs to national parks. Many tourists come to Costa Rica, Jaguars, to observe quetzals and three toed sloth in freedom.
However, only a few visitors get a Jaguar in the wild to face. Local company organize trekking tours or safaris, and well-marked paths lead through the lively forest. Also for adventure travel, Costa Rica is a fascinating country. A wide range of outdoor activities can be booked by the trekking tours about white water rafting on bird walks through the Central Highlands to canopy tours. This fly participants, equipped with safety belt and linen, in 15 m above the forest floor through the air a total adrenaline rush! Standing between tree crowns of the forest from the bird’s eye view can be enjoyed for a few minutes. Away from the tourist crowds can not only discovered the diverse flora and fauna, but also close contact with the residents of Costa Rica, the Costa Ricans”, are established. Their kindness and hospitality is typical of the Rican. The exchange among environmentally friendly nature trips with local people.