Best Western Camino a Tamarindo - National Parks

Costa Rica is a country the size of the United States tiny West Virginia, but has over 615 wildlife species per 10,000 square kilometers! Wisely, in an effort to preserve this natural beauty, 25% of the country´s land has been set aside for national protection. To date, Costa Rica has 26 national parks, 58 wildlife refuges, 32 protected zones, 15 wetland areas/mangroves, 11 forest reserves and 8 biological reserves, as well as 12 other conservation regions that are protected.

- Santa Rosa National Park - Rincon de la Vieja Volcano & National Park
- Tenorio Miravalles Volcanoes - Palo Verde National Park
- Rio Corobici - Wildlife Refuge of Tamarindo
- Tortuga Island - Barra Honda National Park
- Curu Wildlife Refuge - Cabo Blanco Biological Reserve
- Ostional Wildlife Refuge - Junquillal Wildife Refuge