This is the destinations for those travelers searching for a true rain forest experience. The Corcovado National Park is home to the last of the Tropical Wet Forests in the Meso-American Pacific. Its location, climatic characteristics, and changing soil and topography conditions make it a site for amazingly diverse biological species. Borrowing a quote from the National Geographic Magazine, “Corcovado is the most biologically intense place on earth”Its flora includes thousands of species, many of which are scarce and have even disappeared in other regions. The fauna also stands out for its diversity of species, even more so when considering that many are in danger of extinction.
Capital: San José
Official languages: Spanish