UPDATE: September 8th, 2020
Costa Rica has expanded the list of countries allowed to visit and according to this week's review the list is the following:
- European Union
- United Kingdom
- South Korea
- New Zealand
Starting September 1st, residents of nine states of the United States of America will be able to visit Costa Rica:
- New York
- New Jersey
- New Hampshire
- Washington, DC.
Starting September 15th, residents of three states of the United States of America will be able to visit Costa Rica:
- Tourists must complete and present an epidemiological survey.
- Tourists must present proof of a negative PCR coronavirus test. The result must have been received within the 48 hours before their travel to Costa Rica.
- Tourists must acquire travel insurance that covers medical care or an unexpected extended hotel stay.Tourists must follow all airport and local health protocols. This includes wearing a mask or face shield in nearly all indoors circumstances
- Tourists from the United States of America must show proof of their residency in one of the authorized six states through their driver's license.