The Costa Rica volcanoes belong the continental territory is formed by a central longitudinal mountainous axis, closer to the coast of the Pacific Ocean, located in a northwest-southeast direction, approximately 650 km long. The northern part of Costa Rica is crossed by three volcanic mountain ranges, the Cordillera Volcánica de Guanacaste, the Cordillera de Tilarán, and the Cordillera Volcánica … [Read more...] about Costa Rica volcanoes to visit and go birding
Land turtles are into the 225 species of reptiles in Costa Rica with 3 orders and 31 families. We will focus on a family of terrestrial, semi aquatic carnivorous turtles. Although we have 6 families in total including the largest living specie Leatherback. There are dozens of sites on where “arribadas” can occur yet the best known are Ostional in Guanacaste province and Tortuguero at the … [Read more...] about Land Turtles
The sloths can be found in almost all of Costa Rica, no one wants to leave Costa Rica without seeing a sloth. You will see them in the trees, crossing the road or sleeping in a almond tree by the beach.Because in Costa Rica there is an abundance of wildlife, incredible waterfalls, active volcanoes, stunning beaches, lush tropical forests. It is recommended that you choose a guided tour with an … [Read more...] about Where in Costa Rica can you see sloths?
National Parks near me is a list of 5 protected areas near Central Pacific/Jaco, Costa Rica. Costa Rica created a network of national parks since 1970’s, which has beenadministered by SINAC since 1994. This is a department of the Ministry of the Environment and Energy in charge of the maintenance, organization and strategic planning of all protected areas in the country. In Costa Rica you … [Read more...] about National Parks Near Me
Collared Forest Falcon is a common specie in the lowlands of the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, located from the northwest región of Guanacaste to the deep rainforest of Osa Peninsula. Locally is common in general terms yet does not means is going to be easy to see. It calls very early in the mornings even before sunrises. It’s incredible flying skills in the forest makes it a keen hunter in both … [Read more...] about Collared Forest Falcon
Raccoons (Procyon lotor) are mammals with a high capacity for adaptation. They are mainly nocturnal, but they can be seen occasionally active during the day, especially when they care for juveniles or find the opportunity to access some source of food. The crab-eating raccoon or South American raccoon (Procyon cancrivorus) is a species of raccoon native to marshy and jungle areas of Central and … [Read more...] about Raccoons