Dangers & Annoyances

Keep a sharp eye on your bag on buses between Monteverde and La Fortuna, as you would on any public bus. Avoid placing it in the space above the seats, if possible.


Line up to get some colones (or dollars) at banks all around town.

BAC San José

Banco de Costa Rica

Banco Nacional

Banco Popular


Correos de Costa Rica Northeast of the Parque Central.