Costa Rica is one of the countries with the greatest biodiversity in the world, with around 5% of all the species in the world. The lush, wild, and natural environment can be experienced throughout the country and is easily accessible to everyone. Costa Rica enjoys a very stable political climate and economic development, which provides visitors with a calm environment for their stay in the country. It is one of the few countries in the world with no army. The country and its people have a peaceful disposition, which makes it a perfect place to enjoy an unforgettable vacation, while at the same time offering dreamy landscapes, friendly people willing to share their culture, and a safe country to experience the wonders of the natural world.
Costa Rica provides a perfect combination of relaxation, adventure, culture, good food, and wildlife. Visitors find an adventure paradise in the most beautiful natural environment.
Monteverde Cloud Forest
The Monteverde Cloud Forest is one of the natural gems of Costa Rica, since it is one of the few remaining patches of this type of forest in the world, as well as being one of the most recognized globally because of the scientific research done in the area. It is located in the Tilarán mountain range, and hosts 2.5% of the world’s biodiversity, while approximately 10% of its flora is endemic. The town of Santa Elena offers many hotels and restaurants, as well as a wide range of activities, from adventure to recreation and walks in the different private reserves in the area.
Monteverde is the green jewel of Costa Rica, an area where attractions related to the environment, nature, and conservation are part of daily life.
Ecotourism originated in the Monteverde cloud forest, creating innovative activities to make the experience of the forest more fun, interactive, and rewarding. Activities like canopy ziplines, aerial tramways, hanging bridges through the trees, and guided walks have become the most popular attractions in the area. This surreal world is filled with countless plants and animals.
Fog covers the city and forest. Drops of water fuse with rays of sunlight to form a magnificent rainbow in the back of the sky. The Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is one of the best and most diverse natural reserves in the world, hosting thousands of species of mammals, birds, amphibians, reptiles, insects, and plants.
Monteverde is one of the main tourist attractions in Costa Rica, there is much to see in the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, as well as in the different private reserves: bridges, ecological sanctuaries, and several living museums of snakes, butterflies, bats, frogs, and more.