JOURNEYS’ Costa Rica travel program emphasizes the best ecolodges, skilled naturalist guides and trips savoring Costa Rica’s long standing commitment to the preservation of its diverse environments. Costa Rica, often identified as the first ecotourism destination, is bordered by the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, with a mountainous interior, and some of the richest tropical rain forest and cloud forest in the hemisphere.
Costa Rica is famous as one of the best travel destinations for birders, botanists, hikers, photographers, honeymooners, ecology students and anyone seeking a comfortable immersion in beautiful tropical environments. Just a few hours from home, Costa Rica invites rain forest hiking, exploring active volcanoes, rafting jungle rivers and relaxing on picture perfect beaches. You could not find a more peaceful, safe, idyllic and inspiring tour destination than Costa Rica.