Costa Rica receives thousands of visitors every year. Allowing for the number of travelers coming from the United States, Panama, and Europe, the health private sector in the country has planned to create another system with a wider approach to assist tourists and local residents in general.
El turismo en Costa Rica está en auge desde hace años. Mientras tanto, cerca de 5 millones de personas viven en el país de “Pura Vida”. Y más de 2,5 millones de viajeros por año vienen aquí para una visita.
Tourism in Costa Rica is booming since years. Meanwhile about 5 million people are living in the country of “Pura Vida”. And more than another 2.5 million travelers per year are coming here for a visit.
The idea is to strengthen the image of Costa Rica as a sustainable tourism destination.
Tourism companies in Costa Rica committed to sustainable tourism management will receive the International TourCert Certification seal, officially recognized by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC).
On June 5, World Environment Day was celebrated, a special date commemorating the value of natural resources and a worldwide call for protection.