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Places to visit in Costa Rica

When you travel to Costa Rica, you will love to visit popular tourist spots and enjoy the local culture. Amongst other Things to do in Costa Rica, you can surely explore some of the best things to do in Costa Rica to make your trip a fulfilling one. On a trip to Costa Rica things to do can include exploring Costa Rica attractions and visiting the places of interest.

Basílica de NuestraSeñora de Los Ángeles

This is the most venerated religious site in Cartago and the whole country. The architecture is Byzantine and beautiful stained glass and hand painting in the interiors make this a beautiful place of worship dedicated to La Negrita or the black virgin.

Parks and gardens

Children love animals and natural wonders make thier eyes open wide with delight. Have your children feast their eyes and have an utterly educational trip with all the natural wealth of Cost Rica. A visit to places like Serpenatario, where there are a number of species of snakes, Zoo Ave, for spotting over a hundred species of birds all colorful and eye catching, the El Jardin De Las Matiposas or the garden of butterflies and bat, jungle and many more such interes

The Guyabo national Monument

Located on the slopes of the Turialbo, a volcano, this is an archeological site which still has many unexplored areas. The site has bridges, houses and petro glyphs which are believed to be 3000 years old.

Catedral Metropolitana

This is located towards the east of Parque Central in San Jose. It is built in Renaissance style with interiors featuring elegant Spanish floors, stained glass and a 17th century Christ figure.

Muse de Jade

This is located in the capital city and has the world’s largest collection of American Jade. There are over 7000 exquisite pieces on display here ranging from those depicting goddesses to those in the shape of frogs and snakes etc.

Cartago City

This city used to be the capital of the country but always used to succumb to earthquakes. It was abandoned in 1823 and in 1910 a major earthquake destroyed the beautiful Romanesque cathedral here too. The ruins are now a site visited often by tourists.

LA Agonia

Located in the city of Liberia, it is the oldest church here. It is a must watch brick relic which although closed to the public has a surrounding area with a nearby park and has become a favorite walking spot.

Museo National de Costa Rica

Located inside the Bella vista Fortress in San Jose, this museum gives a great insight into the history of Costa Rica. The fountain pen used to sign the 1949 constitution is also on display here.

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