Although Costa Rica is a small country it has an amazing biodiversity due to its geography and varying climates. Environments supported here include tropical dry forest, rainforest, cloudforest and mangroves. Costa Rica also has mountains, volcanoes and miles of sand beaches on both its Pacific and Caribbean coasts. Adventure sports are popular in Costa Rica and so there are many opportunities for exciting adventures for all ages, in fabulous settings.
Popular activities in Costa Rica include white water rafting, kayaking, surfing, canyoning, zip wiring, walking, cycling, snorkelling and diving. Costa Rica is reputed to have some of the best white water rafting in the world, while surfing is taken to international competition levels on the Pacific coast.