Costa Rica´s location allows abundance of tropical forests and many variations of altitude. This makes of Costa Rica home of a great quantity of animal species, many of them exotic and threatened. Costa Rica protects species in extinction danger, that is why 9,3% of our total surface is protected as national parks and natural reservations.
The country has more than 1. 000 species of orchids and 225 species of reptiles (mainly snakes). Wild animals are plentiful, as pumas, jaguars, deers, monkeys, coyotes and armadillos. Besides our forests have 725 species of birds, among those it highlights the quetzal, the goldfinch and the hummingbird. This diversity is very appreciated by the tourist that comes in search of a natural paradise to enjoy and to rest. Beach or mountain, Surf or walk?
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