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Sights to See

Page history last edited by smacnicoll@... 11 years, 8 months ago

Top places to visit: 

View of Point in Manuel Antonio Park Beach
Manuel Antonio National Park is the most visited  park in the country. It was started in 1972. It is a small park, but beautiful.

Another place to visit is Monteverde, North Puntarenas.   People go to Monteverde because it is located near the entrance of the cloud forest. The cloud forest is a unique biological preserve with a cloud canopy. It is a four hour drive from San Jose. The Monteverde  Cloud Forest biological reserve is one of the most stunning and breathtaking nature reserves in the entire world. 

Monteverde Cloud Forest; Have you ever walked in a grandiose green Cathedral? Well if you have, this is what the Monteverde Cloud Forest feels like.

You can visit Corcovado National Park as well. People say it is "breathtakingly beautiful." This park is beautiful because it has the biggest and only  tropical primary lowland rain forest in the world.
La Fortuna Church & Arenal Volcano  Cahuita Coral Beach  Sea Turtle going back to sea 
The town of La Fortuna de San Carlos is the gateway to the magnificent Arenal Volcano. Cahuita Coral Beach  Parque Nacional Tortugueroin Limon province, the tiny town of Tortuguero is truly a magical destination. The most important turtle nesting site on the entire western half of the Caribbean for the Green Sea Turtle 
Beach Chairs at Playa Jaco 
Red Metal Church
 
Tortuguero Canal 
Jaco is one of the most popular Costa Rican beaches. Surfing here is great as the waves are consistently big and the breaks are very good.   Red Metal Church Grecia in Alajuela province has the distinction of being one of the cleanest towns in Central America.   Cahuita National Park. lush coastal rainforest and some fabulous coral reef to explore and discover.  
La Paz Waterfall  Waterfall in river at Rincon de la Vieja   
La Paz Waterfall-Can be seen from the road.  This waterfall is in Central Costa Rica.  La Paz means peace in Spanish. Waterfall in river at Rincon de la Vieja   

 Costa Rica Photos. http://www.costaricaphotos.com/. Published 2007 by Edenia Systems International. March 2009

Costa Rica Tourism. Costa Rica Tourism.  http://www.tourism.co.cr/ . 2006-2009. March 2009

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Comments (7)

smacnicoll@... said

at 6:11 am on Mar 17, 2009

The two sections about Monteverde and the Cloud Forest can be combined. Then find another great place to visit in Costa Rica. For example, what's the best beach to visit?

smacnicoll@... said

at 5:05 am on Mar 16, 2009

Tell some information about the Cloud Forest in Monteverde.

smacnicoll@... said

at 5:18 am on Mar 13, 2009

Add some photos of the places you have included!

smacnicoll@... said

at 12:25 pm on Mar 12, 2009

Good idea with the purple color Hannah and Elaina. Why do they say it is "breathtakingly beautiful" What's there?

Elaina Frechette said

at 10:47 am on Mar 12, 2009

Hannah and Elaina added anything in purple.

smacnicoll@... said

at 5:33 am on Mar 12, 2009

How about telling a little bit about five different place to visit.

smacnicoll@... said

at 5:13 am on Mar 12, 2009

Hannah, sounds like this is copied from a website. Which website did it come from?

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