Travel insurance from Canada to Costa Rica

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Safe Travels USA Comprehensive
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Patriot America Plus
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Diplomat America
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Sudden and Acute Onset of a Pre-Existing Condition Unexpected Recurrence of a Pre-Existing Medical Condition: up to $20K up to age 65 then up to $10K for over age 65 Acute onset of a pre-existing condition Up to maximum limit below age 70 Not Covered Acute onset of a pre-existing condition Up to maximum limit below age 70 24 months waiting period
Covers Acute onset of a pre-existing condition Up to maximum limit below age 70
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  • This includes coverage for medical accident and sickness, emergency medical and political evacuation, repatriation of remains, trip interruption, baggage, and accidental death & dismemberment.
  • Extendable with uninterrupted coverage for up to 24 consecutive months.
  • Athletic sports coverage available.
  • Safe Travels International is a primary travel medical insurance.
  • Extendable with uninterrupted coverage for up to 24 consecutive months.
  • Optional Upgrades include - trip delay maximum, increased AD&D and athletic sports.
  • This is a comprehensive short-term travel medical plan.
  • US citizens and Non US citizens living abroad can buy this plan for visiting the US for short while.
  • The plan offers a benefit of copays of $25 for urgent care centers and $15 for walk-in clinics which are paid INSTEAD of the deductible each time these facilities are used. (when the $0 deductible is selected)
  • Short-term travel medical coverage.
  • Coverage for travelers outside their residence country whose destination excludes the US and its territories.
  • Patriot international Lite insurance is very popular among travelers visiting European countries and applying for Schengen Visa.
  • This is a comprehensive visitor insurance plan for visitors coming to the US and is available for B1 Visa holders for their business trips to the US.
  • This plan can be renewed for up to 2 years.
  • Patriot America offers coverage for adventure sports and other sports activities.
The Diplomat America plan is designed to cover Non-U.S. residents traveling to the United States
  • Accident and sickness plan that covers you inside the United States (15 days up to 365 days)
  • The plan covers 80% of eligible expenses up to $5000 and then covers 100% after the deductible
  • The policy maximum options available $8M.
  • This plan is renewable up to 36 months.
  • Covers Emergency medical evacuation available for up to $1M.
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Travel to Costa Rica from Canada

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Costa Rica, the Central American country, attracts thousands of travelers with its stunning beaches, rainforests, immense biodiversity, and vast national parks. The country offers thrilling activities like river rafting, canyoning, diving, cave tubing and zip lining. It offers some of the most exciting experiences for animal lovers like macaws, sea turtles and sloths.There are about 10K Canadians living in Costa Rica and thousands of Canadians travel to Costa Rica every year for vacation. Canadian Passport holders can visit Costa Rica as tourists for up to 90 days. Canadians are on the top of the list amongst the tourists visiting Costa Rica.

Canadians choosing to escape to the exotic country of Costa Rica for a vacation is exciting; however one should also keep in mind that travel to a new place often brings in an element of increased probabilities for unexpected medical or travel emergencies. While travel insurance might seem as an additional expense, it is very important since travel insurance is designed for the specific needs of travelers in the event of an adverse unexpected event.Travel insurance will protect travelers from any financial loss in the event of a health emergency, any accidents, flight delays, lost or damaged baggage etc. American visitor insurance offers Canadian travelers some of the best US travel insurance options according to their specific travel needs

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San Jose


Central America

Costa Rican Colon

Around 5 million

Best time to visit
December and April

Vacation spots
Arenal Volcano, Manuel Antonio National Park, Riga, Tamarindo Beach, Monteverde, Tortuguero, Puerto Viejo, Culture Capital.

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San Jose

San Jose is the capital and largest city of Costa Rica, and the capital of the province of the same name.

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La Fortuna

La Fortuna is a small town in Costa Rica, northwest of the capital, San José. It’s known as a gateway to Arenal Volcano National Park, comprising 2 volcanoes.

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National Park

Manuel Antonio National Park, on Costa Rica’s central Pacific coast, encompasses rugged rainforest, white-sand beaches and coral reefs.

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TTortuguero is a village in Limón Province, on Costa Rica’s Caribbean coast. Part of Tortuguero National Park, it’s on a rainforest-covered sandbar whose beaches are a major nesting site for green turtles.

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Factors for cost of travel insurance from Canada to Costa Rica

Age of the traveler

The cost of travel insurance is directly proportional to the age of the traveler. The older the traveler and greater will be the cost of the visitors health insurance.

Type of travel insurance

Comprehensive travel insurance which provide exhaustive coverage are more expensive. Traveler can select between single trip or multi trip travel insurance.

Medical maximum coverage

The price of travel insurance is directly dependent on the maximum medical coverage and inversely proportional to the deductible of the plan chosen.

Region of coverage

Travel insurance depends on the coverage region. The cost for travel health insurance in some countries is more expensive than others.

Duration of travel insurance

The longer the duration of visitor medical insurance required, the higher will be the cost.

Any add on benefits

Additional add-on benefits like adventure sports coverage … will increase the cost of coverage.

Steps to buy
Travel insurance for Costa Rica from Canada

 1: Find International travel insurance Canada from

Complete the travel insurance quote request form by providing details of the traveller and insurance requirements.

 2: Compare the different travel insurance options

Compare the price and the benefits of the different travel insurance options to identify what fits your needs best.

 3: Buy the travel insurance that you like best

Purchase the plan that fits your needs and budget best by using a credit card and completing the online application.

 4: Review insurance plan documents received by email

Review the travel insurance documents received by email closely for coverage details and relevant contact numbers

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Travel insurance to Costa Rica - FAQ's

1. Do I need travel health insurance to travel to Costa Rica?

Purchasing travel insurance is not mandatory in most cities, while some countries do require buying travel insurance. Travel insurance to Costa Rica can provide travelers coverage for unexpected medical and travel emergencies along with insuring the trip costs and health of the traveler. Travel insurance is very important for safe travel, especially during the coronavirus pandemic.

2. How much does it cost for travel insurance cover for Costa Rica?

The cost of travel insurance varies from policy to policy to Costa Rica .The cost of travel insurance to Costa Rica depends on various factors like the traveler’s age, duration of medical insurance coverage required, type of travel insurance, the need for pre-existing conditions coverage or any add-on riders included. Travelers can compare different travel insurance plans available and purchase an insurance plan that suits their travel requirement best.

3. What does travel insurance cover in Costa Rica?

Travel insurance plan offers coverage for Health care expenses, Doctor Visit, Pharmacy drugs, acute onset of Pre-existing conditions, Medical evacuation and repatriation of remains.

4. Is quarantine expenses included in the travel insurance to Costa Rica?

Most travel insurance plans that cover Coronavirus now treat COVID-19 like any other illness that is contracted while traveling to Costa Rica. Within this insurance benefit with the Covid -19 coverage, quarantine expenses are included in most plans. American visitor insurance offers a wide range of specially designed travel insurance products underwritten by reputed US insurance providers. These travel insurance products include coverage for Covid19 with guaranteed best prices

5. Can I travel to Costa Rica from Canada for a vacation?

Yes, Canadian tourists can travel to Costa Rica without a visa for up to 90 days and need to fulfill the entry requirements like a valid Canadian passport, proof of financial security of at least US$100 per month in Canada, a proof of return ticket to exit Costa Rica within the authorized period of 90 days and should not have criminal convictions as per specifications of Costa Rica laws.

Snowbird travel insurance for Canadians

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During winter, many Canadians, particularly senior citizens travel to southern countries where the weather is warmer and more pleasant. These Canadian travelers are commonly known as Snowbirds.During winter, many Canadians, particularly senior citizens travel to southern countries where the weather is warmer and more pleasant. These Canadian travelers are commonly known as Snowbirds.

Since domestic health insurance in Canada does not offer coverage outside Canada’s border, buying proper overseas travel insurance from Canada is recommended by the Canadian government authorities. Healthcare expenses in the US and Europe is very high and it is risky to be uninsured while traveling in those countries. Know more »

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Provides coverage for multiple trips within a specified period, typically one year.

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Travel insurance designed for older individuals, often referred to as "snowbirds".

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Snowbird pre-existing conditions travel insurance

Provides coverage for individuals with pre-existing medical conditions, particularly for "snowbirds".

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