Costa Rica, home to lush rainforests, misty volcanoes, amazing wildlife and unforgettable sunsets on the beach is a safe, welcoming and exotic family holiday destination.
In this peaceful country, which has had no army since 1948, friendly locals, also known as Ticos, enjoy every-day life and give travellers a warm welcome.
Costa Rica's 20 plus National Parks including the famous Tortuguero National Park are great for families looking to experience nature at close hand.
Costa Rica is a synonym for sustainable tourism, with some of the best eco-lodges in the world.
Adventurous families are spoilt for choice in Costa Rica, where outdoor activities such as rafting, kayaking, jungle trekking and diving are everywhere.
Family beach holidays in Costa Rica are a great option, especially in combination with a few nights in the rainforest.