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It is home to 5% of our planet’s biodiversity, with over 25% of its land designated as protected areas. Costa Rica is a nature lover’s dream destination, with over 800 species of birds and 8,000 different types of orchid. The country has in many ways pioneered the concept of tourism as a sustainable and socially inclusive activity. Now Can Be Done have launched a 10-day escorted tour programme, which takes in the highlights of Costa Rica. The include the Caño Negro wildlife refuge, a boat trip along the Rio Frio (home of some of the country’s most spectacular wildlife), and the charming coastal resort of Guanacaste. See our Accessible Costa Rica page for more details.