If you have been dreaming of paradise, there is no doubt that you have been saving money to reach your destination. You will want to make sure that everything is perfect. You have booked ahead an all inclusive package to Costa Rica. You will also want to know when the best time to visit is. If you've already booked you vacation, there is nothing to worry about. There is more to Costa Rica than the weather. The best time to visit will depend on what you plan to do in Costa Rica. If you are into staying at the hotel and spending the whole day at the beach, then, you don't have to worry about when to visit. However, if you plan to move around and do a lot of activities, you will want to make sure you visit during the summer months. There are only two seasons in Costa Rica, the rainy season and the dry season. The dry season starts between November and March. The rest of the year is called winter when you get a lot of rain.
Unlike most countries, Costa Rica has a unique weather. It tends to be sunny in the morning and rainy in the afternoon. For most people in Costa Rica, the day starts earlier and people try to get a lot done before the rain starts. If you are planning to visit in the winter which will corresponds to the summer months in most western countries, then you have to take things in your stride. Most tourists will visit the big tourists attractions on the coasts of Costa Rica. You will find most tourists in the North of the country in the region called Guanacaste. That is where the most beautiful beaches are located. There is also an airport in the northern part of the country that takes care of chartered flights. Tourists who visit the north of the Costa Rica tend to stay in the north and spend their time buying souvenirs, eating out and talking a walk on the beaches.
The good thing about visiting Costa Rica is that you are always sure to get sufficient sun. You can still get a tan even if you visit during the rainy season. You just need to get up early and lay in the sun before midday. That is the time the clouds come in and cool things a little bit. The advantage of this season is that you don't feel stifled by the constant heat. However, it can dampened your enthusiasm if you are there for the constant adventures.
In reality, there is no best time to visit Costa Rica. It will depend on a lot of factors. Every season has its advantages and disadvantages. For example, if you come during the dry season, which corresponds to winter in Europe, it will be less crowded. You will not have to fight for that little square feet of space at the beach. However, you will have to deal with the heat. It can get very hot in Costa Rica in the dry season. On the other hand, winter is hot but the heat is bearable. It is up to you to decide when you want to visit. No matter when you visit, you will still enjoy your stay in Costa Rica. Some have enjoyed it so much that they have decided to stay longer. They have rented accommodation and have extended their vacation. You might want to know how much it cost to living in Costa Rica. It is not expensive but you still need to make sure you have enough to make it successfully.