Costa Rica

Republic of Costa Rica

Other countries in the neighborhood of Costa Rica are Nicaragua, Panama, Honduras, El Salvador and Belize


Travel advice

Exercise a high degree of caution

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exercise a high degree of caution (with regional advisories)

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Drinking water

Drinking tap water in Costa Rica is not safe

Timezone

America/Costa_Rica (GMT -06:00)

That makes the current date and time April 24, 2018, 10:54 pm

Visa requirements

Visa requirements for Costa Rica if you are coming from

Currency

The currency in Costa Rica is Costa Rican Colon (₡)

Costa Rican Colon

Language

The languages spoken in Costa Rica are Spanish and English*

* Not an official language / spoken in some parts of the country

Weather

Average temperature (°C) in Costa Rica per month



Average precipitation (mm) in Costa Rica per month

Vaccinations and health

Malaria

Malaria occurs in some areas. Protect yourself from mosquito bites. Precautions are personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine the right actions

Hepatitis A

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Hepatitis B

The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you

Tyfoid

The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you

DTP

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Telephone

Country code +506
112
112
112

Electricity

120 Volt 60 Herz
Plug type A
Plug type B