Until at least June 15th, 2020, Costa Rica will deny entry to

tourist and non-resident foreigners the public security ministry

announced Thursday. The restriction applies to the countries ports

of entry via land, air, or sea.

In addition, citizens and residents entering Costa Rica will be

assigned a mandatory 14-day quarantine by Immigration police.

The Immigration administration has announced that tourists and

others who overstay their visas due to the coronavirus crisis will

not be fined when they next try to exit Costa Rica.

Foreigners who entered Costa Rica on a tourist visa after

December 17th, 2019 can legally remain in Costa Rica until July

17th, 2020 without lapsing into a regular immigration status.

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