Tropical rain forests are what most people envision when they hear the word jungle and the ecological region that most people want to visit when they plan travel to Costa Rica.  Over half of the National Parks in Costa Rica protect some tropical rain forest and the ones listed in this category (see menu to the left) are the best.

 

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Sirena Station backed by the tropical rain forest of Corcovado National Park (contributed by Tom Hall © 2005)