Why Choose Our Destination?
Costa Rica has an excellent range of services and infrastructure, from five-star resorts to one-of-a-kind boutique hotels, creative travel operators (DMC’s) with extensive experience, luxury transportation, multilingual guides and gourmet cuisine. Whether a corporate meeting or association event, our expert DMC’s, hotels and attractions have more than a decade of experience in the execution of first-rate events. Most major cities have direct flights daily to our two international airports: Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) in San José and Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport (LIR) in Liberia. There are nonstop and direct flights from Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas-Fort Worth, Denver, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, Minneapolis, New York City, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, St. Louis and Washington, D.C. The diverse landscape of Costa Rica makes it the perfect destination to see once-in-a-lifetime natural beauty. Take a hike through national parks and volcanoes, float down the rapids of a river, or enjoy the therapeutic effects of hot springs. From surfing, to zip lining, to rafting, Costa Rica will get your adrenaline pumping. Although Costa Rica covers only 0.03% of the planet's surface, we are host to more than 5% of the world’s biodiversity. 26% of our land is protected by national parks and biological reserves that captivate nature lovers. We are a leader in sustainability efforts, which means you can stay environmentally conscious while staying in budget in one of the most unique and dynamic places on earth.
Distance from Airport
- Juan Santamaría Int’l Airport (SJO)
18 km from City Center
- Daniel Oduber International Airport (LIR)
278 km from City Center
Deductions for U.S. taxpayers Costa Rica holds a privileged status for meetings organized by U.S. companies. Under section 274(h) of the Internal Revenue Code of the United States and Internal Revenue Service decision 94-56, section 274 (h)(6), Costa Rica is considered to be part of the “North American Area” and individuals attending conventions, seminars or conferences and the like in Costa Rica can claim deductions for expenses incurred at those events. They receive the same consideration for deductions as if the event were held in the United States. For more information, consult your local Internal Revenue Service (IRS) or visit www.irs.gov/irb/2003-42_IRB/ar06.html#d0e152.com skype: costaricacvb Awarded as: Central & Latin America's Leading Tourist & Convention Bureau