The small town of Monteverde in Costa Rica sits with its head in the clouds amid the stunningly beautiful Cordillera de Tilarán mountain range. Monteverde, which means green mountain, is known for its cloud forests, wildlife, suspension bridges and some of the longest zip-lines in the world.
With La Fortuna waterfall, natural hot springs, wildlife trails, Arenal volcano hikes and Mistico Hanging Bridges there’s a whole lot to do in La Fortuna, Costa Rica’s volcano town. Did I mention the sloths….? Yes, there’re sloths too. Read on for the best things to do in La Fortuna.
Costa Rica, in Central America, might be a small country but it packs a seriously big punch when comes to adventure, wildlife and nature. It’s also one of the happiest countries on earth.
Costa Rica is bordered by Panama to the South and Nicaragua to the North. Its location between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea means there are two contrasting coastlines to discover and a whole lot more in between.
White Faced Capuchin Monkey
Our Costa Rica adventure covered everything from high altitude cloud forests, jungles and rainforests to beaches and volcanoes. Waterfalls and canopy walks took our breath away and the wildlife watching was epic. We spent an unforgettable two weeks in Costa Rica – here are some of the highlights.