Costa Rica is officially known as the Republic of Costa Rica and is situated in the northern parts of the South American continent. Costa Rica is one of the most favorite destinations for ecotourism. Costa Rica’s immense biodiversity provides the necessary attraction to the tourists. Apart from this, Costa Rica’s beaches, national parks, and natural wonders are also very popular tourist attractions and bring in thousands of tourists.
Costa Rican Colón (CRC)
51,100 square km (19,653 square miles)
4,301,712 (2011 census)
Spanish, Mekatelyu, and Bribri
Climate & Geography
The Costa Rican climate is differentiated by the amount of rainfall that occurs. The dry season or the summer season is marked by less rainfall, while the wet season or winter witnesses heavy rainfall.
Costa Rica’s geography is marked by islands and lakes. There are many conserved areas in Costa Rica which supports diverse flora and fauna.
Railways, Airways, Roadways, and Waterways are available for transportation in Costa Rica.
Tourist & Immigration Info
Contact the nearest Costa Rican embassy for details on the procedures of obtaining visa for Costa Rica.