Christmas is coming, and we begin to think about those cozy days, drinking hot chocolate and enjoying ourselves with the family… But how about spending a different Christmas? Lying on the shore of the beach and with a piña colada in hand?
More than two million people a year choose Costa Rica to come and enjoy nature, with incredible beaches and national parks. Our beautiful country has a lot to offer, so don’t think twice, come and live your Christmas on the Tico way.
December is one of the best times to visit Costa Rica as the rainy months are behind us, and the dry season begins in much of the territory. Ideal to enjoy warm, soft, and pleasant temperatures.
The best thing about visiting Costa Rica in December is that you can experience its lush nature, with clear days, without rain, and full of sun.
3 places to visit in Costa Rica during December
- San José
San José is the capital of Costa Rica and the place to arrive or leave the country. But it has a lot to offer. It’s famous for its neoclassical colonial buildings. At Christmas the city is decorated with beautiful lights, has festivals and cultural events that you cannot miss.
Three places to visit in San José:
- National Theater of Costa Rica.
- The Culture Square.
- Pre-Columbian Gold Museum.
Guanacaste has coasts on the Pacific side and is the favorite destination for surfers.
The beaches of Guanacaste have warm and crystal clear waters, with soft white sand and lush vegetation. You have over 124 miles of coastline to choose from.
Three beaches in Guanacaste that are a must:
- Tamarindo beach.
- Playa Grande.
- Sámara beach.
- Corcovado National Park
The Corcovado National Park is a biodiversity reserve located on the Osa Peninsula. This park protects different tropical ecosystems and is the most biodiverse place on the planet. Visiting this park in December is ideal because of the dry season in the rainy season as it’s impossible to stop by it. A great destination when you travel to Costa Rica during Christmas.
Change the typical Christmas postcard and spend your next holiday in Costa Rica. Book your Budget vehicle now and get a discount.