Costa Rica

The idyllic nation of Costa Rica is considered one of the jewels of Central America and for good reason. Boasting spectacular beaches, sensuous rain forest and a variety of vibrant wildlife found only in Costa Rica, this is a perfect holiday destination. Renowned for its quality of life it was named the happiest nation in the world in 2009 and 2012, providing a haven for those who adore nature to those enthralled by extreme sports.

What plug sockets are used in Costa Rica?

In Costa Rica the plug sockets used are type A / B, the following pictures show the outlets and plugs needed. When traveling from the UK you will need an adapter for types A / B.

If you’re after an adapter we would suggest looking into this multi-purpose adapter. Please do double check that it meets your needs.

What voltage & frequency is used in Costa Rica?