Costa Rica - Site Listings for Travel in Costa Rica
An organization of local community cooperatives promoting rural ecotourism. Includes information on lodges and hostels, budget rates, tours, educational field trips, and volunteer programs.
Costa Rica Meetings & Incentives Bureau
Hospitality trade association offers directory of hotels and tour operators. [English/Spanish]
Costa Rica No Artificial Ingredients
Tourism Board educational programs for travel agents and tourist companies. Provides maps, brochures and general information for travelers.
Offers discounts and coupons on hotels, tours, shopping and dining.
Operates lodges near Tortuguero and Rio Macho and a restaurant at Braulio Carrillo. Also offers excursions and kayaking. [English/Spanish]
Rain Forest Aerial Tram
Cable cars over the tree tops. Locations near Jaco Beach and Braulio Carrillo National Park. Hiking and birdwatching. Describes ecosystems, offers reservations and travel information. [English/Spanish]
US Department of State Consular Information Sheet
Information regarding travel and doing business in the country.
The Pros and Cons of Ecotourism in Costa Rica
Analysis of benefits and costs of the country's success in developing its ecotourism industry. (January 1, 2002)
Best Value Costa Rica
Experienced travelers offer money saving advice and vacation tips, recommend hotels, and offer planning assistance.
Costa Rica Guide
Complete text of Paul Glassman's guidebook, with information on transportation, places to visit, and national culture.
Costa Rica National Chamber of Tourism
A guide to tours, hotels, and car rentals. [English/Spanish/German]
Costa Rica Tourism and Travel Bureau
A compilation of country wide lodging and tour information. [English/Spanish]
Costa Rica Travel Review
Restaurant and hotel review site with links to hotels, restaurants, national parks and other travel resources across the country.
Fascination Costa Rica
Directory of travel information, events, activities, and locations, designed for European travellers. [English/German/French/Dutch]
Gay and Lesbian Guide to Costa Rica
Information on the country, climate, gay life, and tourist activities.
Key to Costa Rica
Author Beatrice Blake has 30 years experience traveling in country, gives planning advice based on your interests, time frame and budget.
Tourist information and descriptions of the country's attractions. Also provides links to small businesses in the tourist sector. [English/Spanish]
Vista Costa Rica
Tourist magazine provides travel information arranged by town. Also maps and bus schedules.
Certification in Sustainable Tourism
Costa Rican Tourism Institute directory of lodging providers who meet criteria for various level of sstainability. Describes guidelines and offers self-assessment. [English/Spanish/French]
Costa Rica Hotel Association
Country wide guide to major tourist zones with links and descriptions from hotels in each area.
Costa Rica hotel finder
Brief information and reservations for various budget hotels.
Costa Rica Inn Keepers
A non-profit association of B&Bs, lodges and inns. Includes a members section with links.
Costa Rican Hotel Guide
Guide to hotels, bed and breakfast, and beachouses. Photos of properties and online reservations available.