Lonely Planet Writer

European tourist dies in remote Costa Rican park

View from Los Patos station into Corcovado National Park.
View from Los Patos station into Corcovado National Park. Image by Miguel Vieira / CC BY 2.0

A European tourist has died while hiking in the remote wilderness of Costa Rica’s Corcovado National Park. The park is located on Costa Rica’s Península de Osa and is famed for its moniker as the most biodiverse area on the planet. The tourist, whose nationality has yet to be confirmed, was hiking with a guide from Los Patos station to La Sirena when he collapsed. Read more: ticotimes.net