TRAVEL during Covid-19 and some exciting news as well!

Travel to Costa Rica & Panama in 2022 (COVID-19)

TRAVEL TO COSTA RICA 

All international tourists are permitted to enter Costa Rica by air, land and sea. Tourists must meet the visa requirements, when applicable, as well as the requirements established in the framework of the pandemic. The Government of Costa Rica does not require tourists entering by air, land or sea to present a negative COVID-19 test, nor quarantine upon arrival.

Starting April 1, the temporary immigration measures for entering Costa Rica – put in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic – are repealed. This eliminates the requirement to complete the epidemiological form known as the Health Pass and the need for medical insurance for unvaccinated foreigners.

Here you find more information about the travel requirements for Costa Rica.

 

How to behave during Covid-19 in Costa Rica

There are clear guidelines about what is possible and what is not. All commercial establishments, activities, and events can operate at 100% capacity. Although the use of a mask is not mandatory, it is recommended to maintain the protocol of handwashing and temperature taking and compliance with health protocols in each tourist activity. On this website, you can find a lot of information about all the restrictions.

TRAVEL TO PANAMA

Travel requirements Panama

Travelers will not have to show a negative COVID-19 test for entry as long as they can provide physical or digital proof of at least two doses or a complete vaccination scheme approved by the WHO, EMA, and FDA, equal to or greater than 14 days after the last dose.

Non-vaccinated or partially vaccinated travelers will be required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test taken no more than 72 hours before their arrival in Panama. All travelers must submit their completed Electronic Health Affidavit (in physical or digital form) to their airline or carrier BEFORE boarding to Panama. Register and fill out your Health Affidavit

It is not required to wear masks outdoors or in outdoor activities. The use of a facemask is only mandatory indoors, regardless of vaccination status. The Panamanian government encourages all travelers to respect the social distance of 2 meters. Some touristic activities, cultural and creative attractions, libraries, movies and theaters, casinos, and others will be executing the safety protocols and may be working with lower capacity.

 

How to behave during Covid-19 in Panama

There are clear guidelines to safeguard your safety during your travel in Panama. The best source is this official website about Tourism in Panama.

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CURRENT RESERVATION POLICY

Reservations policy: you can make your reservation and receive a confirmation from us without any commitment; no payment is needed. You can pay when being in the country and start the course! This way, there is no risk of losing your money!

Break-off policy: in case of a break-off during a program that has already started, a Hope voucher will be issued for accommodations, Spanish classes, and other services like Dive- and Surf courses. This voucher will be valid for 24 months from starting the program and is also transferable to another person who had not yet made a reservation with us when you started your program. 

Payment methods: cash, PayPal, Tab.Travel or bank transfer.

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Now the exciting news!

Your travel in 2022 can be different than before, more meaningful, so to say. Meaningful for yourself cause it enriches your life, for example, through making your own life better by discovering and learning new things about the world and yourself. But also cause you to do something good for the world, for our planet, the only one we have.

By making a Booking for Spanish classes on our website, 2.5% of your tuition fee for the Spanish course will be destined for a promising project in Bocas del Toro. Here you can read everything about it. So do something good and feel good. Study for our Planet. By studying with us, you support this project.