If you’re interested in taking an unforgettable forest getaway, you will find plenty of options around the world. Some of the most well-known forests in the world are the Black Forest in Germany and the rainforests of the Amazon. Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve in Costa Rica is also certainly worthy of consideration. Compared to the massive rainforests of the Amazon, the rainforest in Costa Rica is much gentler, yet will be a visit you will never forget. Spanning approximately 26,000 acres in northwest Costa Rica, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve has been protected since 1972. Here, you will find an incredible array of biodiversity. In fact, the forest has more than 2,500 types of plants, including a stunning wealth of orchids. More than 400 bird species also make their home in this forest. At the same time, this forest has obviously been developed with tourism specifically in mind, complete with zip-lines and suspension bridges to make touring the forest easy.
Whether you are simply planning a forest getaway or are considering a trip to Costa Rica in the near future, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve should certainly top your list of places to visit.