Costa Rica, located in Central America, boasts a rich and diverse cultural landscape shaped by its history, natural beauty, and ethnic diversity. It combines historical influences, vibrant traditions, environmental stewardship, and a love for life, making it a unique and fascinating destination.
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Archaeological Sites in Costa Rica
Guayabo National Monument, set on the jungle-rich slopes of the Turrialba Volcano, protects one of Costa Rica’s most important archaeological sites, Guayabo de Turrialba. The historic ruins make up the largest pre-Columbian city discovered in Costa Rica.
The stone spheres of the Diquís are an assortment of over three hundred petrospheres located on the Diquís Delta and Isla del Caño in Costa Rica. The spheres, located in four archaeological sites, comprise a UNESCO World Heritage Site and are a popular tourist destination.