Health

Emergency telephone numbers
  • Medical emergency: 911
  • Police: 911
  • Fire dept: 911

Practical information

Capital
San Jose
Major towns and cities
Puerto Limon, Liberia, Alajuela, Cartago, Heredia
Official languages
Spanish
Population
42 million
Currency
Time zone
UTC -6
Country code
+506 +area code +number of the person you are calling

Tourism & local way of life

Climate
Tropical
Best time to visit
December to April

Partenaires

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