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1 August, 2017by Billy Johnson

If you are planning a vacation to costa rica and have an interest in insects, we recommend visiting one or more of the sites mentioned in this post.

Tracie The Bug Lady’s Insect Night Tour

Location in Costa Rica: Drake Bay
Operating Hours: 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Brief Site Description: Come explore the fascinating world of tropical insects and arachnids with Tracie the Bug Lady on this one of a kind adventure trek through the rainforests of Drake Bay, Costa Rica.

The University of Costa Rica’s Museum of Insects

Location in Costa Rica: San Jose
Operating Hours: 1:00pm to 4:45pm (Monday – Friday)
Brief Site Description: The museum’s collection includes various species of cockroaches, ants, flies, mosquitoes, and spiders.

Selvatura’s Insect Museum

Location in Costa Rica: Monteverde (Santa Elena)
Operating Hours: 7:00am to 5:00pm
Brief Site Description: Enjoy the world’s third largest private insect collection. Take a close look at thousands of insects, butterflies and other wonderous species from all over the world.

Arenal Eco Zoo’s Insect Habitat

Location in Costa Rica: Arenal (El Castillo)
Operating Hours: 8:00am to 7:00pm
Brief Site Description: Offering visitors an exhibition area for groups of invertebrates such as tarantulas, goldon orb spiders, and scorpions.

Veragua Rainforest’s Insectarium

Location in Costa Rica: Limon
Operating Hours: 8:00am to 3:00pm
Brief Site Description: Learn about the fascinating world of arthropods in Veragua Rainforest’s controlled-environment Insectarium. Check out spiders, beetles, ants, centipedes and more; learn about their habitats and why the insects are important to the ecosystem.

Billy Johnson

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