Costa Rica has 5% of all the biodiversity of the planet! Think about it, the size of the country is 1/5 of Minnesota, and on that beautiful piece of land, there is so much biodiversity.
What does this mean?
Well, any place you go you will see a variety of trees, plants, flowers, birds, monkeys and more. So if nature is your thing, you will love Costa Rica. Costa Rica is home to more than 8500 species of plants, 220 species of reptiles, 160 species of amphibians, 205 species of mammals and 850 species of birds.
There are many National Parks, created to protect our biodiversity. Take advantage of these opportunities; you will not be disappointed.
Costa Rica is worldwide birdwatching destination. There are over 850 species of birds, many of them are in specific regions. Plan accordingly to find the ones on your list.