Costa Rica is a very clean and safe place to visit.
The people are friendly and there aren’t major weather events (like earthquakes or hurricanes) that happen here regularly.
Update: 3/6/2020 Currently COVID-19 Corona Virus is a concern for everyone deciding to travel.
Is it dangerous to visit Costa Rica?
Country Summary: While petty crime is the predominant threat for tourists in Costa Rica, violent crime, including armed robbery, homicide and sexual assault, occurs in Costa Rica. The Costa Rican government provides additional security resources in areas frequented by tourists.
Are there any travel advisories for Costa Rica?
January 9, 2020 – A new ‘Exercise Increased Caution’ Travel Advisory was issued for the Republic of Costa Rica due to ‘threats for tourists. ‘ This Level 2 Travel Advisory issued by the US Department of State on January 7, 2020, joins previous Advisories published by the Canadian and UK governments.
Is it safe to travel to Puerto Rico right now?
While recent government mandates may disrupt current tourism activity on the Island through May 25, 2020, keeping our visitors and residents safe is our number one priority right now. Additionally, the government of Puerto Rico issued an Island-wide curfew for everyone, including tourists, through May 25, 2020.
Is it safe to vacation in Costa Rica 2019?
Costa Rica is mostly safe, with 1.9 million visitors annually making it a popular travel destination. However, there are dangers that come with such destinations – mostly in the form of pickpockets and petty theft such as purse snatching, armed robberies, and carjacking, so tourists should exercise caution.