Do you need a license to drive a boat in Costa Rica?
Yes, Costa Rican law requires a fishing license for each person on the boat. You may not fish without the license. Costa Rica is serious about protecting the environment, a policy that makes it possible for the big fish to thrive. If you do not have a license on board, you may receive a fine from the Coast Guard.
Can you live on a boat in Costa Rica?
Does anyone here have experience with in Costa Rica or living aboard a cruising sailboat in Costa Rica? You can live on a sailboat in CR just as you can anywhere there is water. CR has many beautiful anchorages, some better protected from the weather and surge than others, so living on the hook is a viable option.
Is there good sailing in Costa Rica?
Sailing is a great way to enjoy the spectacular scenery of Costa Rica, and the Gulf of Nicoya is one of the most breathtaking stretches of water in Central America.
Can I drive to Costa Rica?
Generally speaking, the drive to Costa Rica is safe, but there are tips to keep in mind. Try to avoid driving after dark and fill up your gas tank when possible as service stations are few and far between along certain sections of the Pan-American Highway.
Can you sail from the US to Costa Rica?
US dollars are readily accepted in Costa Rica and can be used in majority of touristic destinations, such as our Puntarenas and Puerto Limon cruise ports.
How do I get from Cancun to Costa Rica?
Air taxi, bus, ferry, taxi • 36h 45m
- Take the Air taxi from Cancún International Airport to Chetumal Airport.
- Take the bus from Sarteneja to Belize City.
- Take the ferry from Belize City to Puerto Cortés.
- Take a taxi from Puerto Cortés to San Pedro Sula.
- Take the bus from San Pedro Sula to Tegucigalpa.