Lonely Planet Costa Rica is your passport to the most relevant; up to date advice on what to see and skip; and what hidden discoveries await you. Snorkel the teeming reefs off Manzanillo; explore some of the globe's best wildlife watching destinations; or dig into Costa Rican culture and cuisine in San Jose; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Costa Rica and begin your journey now!
Inside Lonely Planet Costa Rica: Full-color maps and images throughout
Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local; avoiding crowds and trouble spots
Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation; phone numbers; websites; transit tips; prices
Honest reviews for all budgets - eating; sleeping; sight-seeing; going out; shopping; hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
Cultural insights give you a richer; more rewarding travel experience - cuisine; customs; history; landscapes amp; ecology; wildlife; surfing; cloud forests; politics
Over 50 color maps
Covers San Jose; Central Valley; Highlands; Northwestern Costa Rica; Peninsula de Nicoya; Central Pacific Coast; Southern Costa Rica; Peninsula de Osa; Golfo Duce; Carribean Coast; Northern Lowlands and more
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