need a valid passport for at least 6 months to enter
to Costa Rica. Some countries also required visa.
For more information you may contact the Costa Rican
Embassy or Consulate closer to your place.
is needed if you have to do any banking during your
stay, or if you decide to travel to another country
from Costa Rica.
along copies of your passport I.D. page and carry
them with you. Keep the original passport somewhere
sure, to advice your credit card company, that you
are coming down to Costa Rica. Sometimes as security,
after your first charge, they block your card.
businesses donít take credit cards, and you will
find ATM machines only at the major cities.
will find better prices if you pay cash, so you
better bring some extra. Many places donít take
bills bigger than $20.00.
you plan to drive, pick up a Spanish phrase book,
you going to need to ask for directions. Of course,
this will help everywhere.
you rent a car, leave it empty. Some folks also
leave the car doors unlocked to prevent broken windows.
Follow the instructions the rent a car is going
to advice you.
bring pre-paid calling cards with toll-free numbers.
They don't work in Costa Rica. Don't let anyone
convince you otherwise.
you bring electronics, Costa Rica uses 110 volts
of the tap water in Costa Rica is potable and there
is no problem in our area whit tap water.
Congo Lodge is a three stories open railed building
on the Tropical Forest; young children will required
close supervision. Children under 9 are free sharing
room with the parents. Maximum 2 children and 2 adults
per room. Some guests come to us to relax enjoying nature,
others to surf, and for those who like a balance of
adventure and hammock time, we can arrange just about
anything you're interested in. Take a look of our Activities
page for more info.
those who want to learn something about the locals;
there are dances almost every weekend around the area
and during the high season there is almost always a
local celebration in a town nearby. We recommend rent
a four wheel drive vehicle, it can definitely enhance
your time here, especially on rainy season. Two wheel
drive vehicle are recommendable for dry season only.
We are happy to help you to find out the best rates
and make the rental reservation for you. Mono Congo
Lodge is around 4.5 hours from San Jose by car. See
our maps page for directions to get here from different
tourist locations. Mono Congo Lodge can be your Costa
us help you to rent a car, book a domestic flight, make
hotel reservations or book your tours. Absolutely anything
you need, for us will be a pleasure! Please, visit
our page for information about group and corporate packages
or contact us direct by phone to (506) 2652 9261, fax
(506) 2652 9260 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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