The drinking age in Costa Rica is 18 years old. This means that it is legal for people 18 years of age and older to purchase and consume alcoholic beverages. It is important to note that it is illegal for anyone to provide alcohol to minors, and it is also illegal for minors to purchase or consume alcohol.
It is also important to be aware that it is illegal to drink and drive in Costa Rica. If you are caught driving under the influence of alcohol, you could face serious penalties, including fines, jail time, and the suspension of your driver’s license. It is always a good idea to drink responsibly and to have a designated driver or to use public transportation if you have been drinking.