unique experiences you can only have in costa rica


Visit Rio Celeste


Yes, the water here really is this bright blue. This is a great place to go hiking.

Slide Down a Waterfall

Slide Down a Waterfall


In Uvita it is possible to slide down this waterfall.  Best part is it only costs a few dollars to visit.

Watch the Sunrise & Sunset in One Day


It only takes about four hours to drive from the Caribbean coast to the Pacific. With 12 hours of sunlight a day you will have plenty of time!

Visit this National Park with 5% of the World'd Biodiversity


In Corcovado National Park you can see a wide variety of wildlife from monkeys to jaguars.

See This Whale's Tail


During low tide you can see this whales tail from above in Uvita or even walk to the end of it.

Go Bioluminescent Kayaking Year Round


On the Nicoya Peninsula in Paquera, it is possible to go bioluminescent kayaking year round. The best time as during a new moon.

See a Sloth Up Close


There are several wildlife rehabilitation centers throughout Costa Rica that you can visit.  But, you may also get lucky and see a sloth up close in the wild.

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