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 Ladys 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 Ricas Museum of Insects
Location in Costa Rica: San Jose
Operating Hours: 1:00pm to 4:45pm (Monday Friday)
Brief Site Description: The museums collection includes various species of cockroaches, ants, flies, mosquitoes, and spiders.
Selvaturas Insect Museum
Location in Costa Rica: Monteverde (Santa Elena)
Operating Hours: 7:00am to 5:00pm
Brief Site Description: Enjoy the worlds 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 Zoos 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 Rainforests 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 Rainforests controlled-environment Insectarium. Check out spiders, beetles, ants, centipedes and more; learn about their habitats and why the insects are important to the ecosystem.