With 5% of the world's biodiversity in a country half the size of Virginia, Costa Rica is a heaven for nature lovers! Rain forests, active volcanoes, mountains and low lands, two oceans, lakes and rivers, thousands of mammals, birds and reptiles (many endemics), plants and flora... Elevation goes from sea Level to 3 820 mts. (12 530 ft). If you are looking for a nature trip, look no further! Just tell us your specific interests (i.e. resplendent quetzals, spider monkeys...) and we will include the places with the best chances to spot your favourite animals or plants in Costa Rica!