IMPORTANT: Unfortunately, at this time, VisaHQ does not provide full service for tourist visas to Costa Rica. All applicants must apply in person at the nearest Embassy of Costa Rica
. Information below is for reference purposes only. Please address all questions to the Embassy of Costa Rica directly.
Original, signed India passport with at least 6 months of remaining validity.
Passport-type photographs: 2
Visa application form. Visa application form filled out in detail(block letters) and signed by the applicant.
Itinerary. Copy of round trip tickets or confirmed itinerary.
Yellow Fever Vaccination. Copy of International Certificate of Vaccination for Yellow Fever.
Bank Statement. Copy of a recent bank statement showing proof of sufficient funds.
Hotel Reservations. Copy of confirmed hotel reservations.
Personal Invitation. If visiting friends or family, you must provide letter of invitation with the contact information of the host and visitor, purpose and duration of the visit, confirmation of accommodation including the address, signature and date. You will also need to provide proof of the host's status in Costa Rica ie. copy of their Costa Rica passport's information page, or, if they are not a citizen of Costa Rica, copies of their Costa Rica residence permit and their national passport's information pages.
Personal Letter. A personal letter from the applicant addressed to the Embassy of Costa Rica, explaining the purpose of the trip, dates of travel, cities to be visited, and place of accommodation.