Requirements for the entrance of tourists to Costa Rica

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In accordance with the General Guidelines for the Entry of Passengers to Costa Rica N ° LS-VG-006, issued by the Ministry of Health of Costa Rica, dated September 18th 2020, in order for foreign tourists to enter the country, they must have the following requirements:

a) Present a document proving that an RT-PCR test for detection of SARS-CoV-2 was performed, with a negative result. The test must be taken at least 72 hours prior to the trip to Costa Rica. This document must be submitted in Spanish or English.

b) Have travel insurance that covers at least lodging and medical expenses generated by the COVID-19 disease, offered by any of the insurers authorized by the General Superintendency of Insurance in Costa Rica and duly endorsed by this Authority.

c)Fill out the Health Pass form, which is generated by the Ministry of Health and which can be obtained on the official website of the Ministry of Health.

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