For Costa Rica, 51 100 km² are enough. It is characterized by its abundant biodiversity, varied geography, culture, cuisine, music and especially its people. With 196 years of independence, one of the most stable democracies in Latin America has become the happiest country in the world and one of the most biodiverse countries in the world.
Surrounded by the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, the Costa Rican geography includes mountains, plains, valleys, peninsulas, gulfs, bays and even beaches, all within a few kilometers.
The best part of the country is that you can do anything here. The atmosphere of intense adventure that is lived in the Costa Rican territory is combined with the peace of its biodiversity, where the green landscapes meet with crystalline waters, to create the perfect balance between adventure and relaxation.
San José is the capital city and is located on the inter volcanic plateau called Valle Central at an average height of 1,300 meters above sea level. It has more than one million inhabitants. It is the most important political, economic and social center of the Costa Rican territory.