Santa Cruz Tourism

Visit Santa Cruz - Best of Santa Cruz

Explore popular vacation packages for Santa Cruz, Costa Rica and kick-start your vacation planning for free. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Jaco, Costa Rica. Take a short trip from Santa Cruz and set some time aside to explore the Jaco. Dotted with places like Costa Rica Waterfall Tours, Jaco Beach, Atv Adventure Tours Costa Rica; it will definitely be a good idea. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Santa Cruz.

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Travel to Santa Cruz

- Know before you go to Santa Cruz

Facts and Stats for Santa Cruz*

  • Pollution Statistics in Santa Cruz

    Know the pollution level of Santa Cruz before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 39.81 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 47.62 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 57.5 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 70.24 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 21.43 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 67.86 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 46.05 (Moderate)
  • Santa Cruz: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Santa Cruz for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Santa Cruz.

    • Burglary and Theft 53.19 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 63.3 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 61.96 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 70 (High)
    • Car Stealing 47.87 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 62.23 (High)
    • Attacks 38.3 (Low)
    • Drug offense 61.17 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.83 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 23.96 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 21.67 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.7 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 59.24 (Moderate)
  • Living in Santa Cruz - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Santa Cruz is 118.19 (High)

    • Safety Index 46.93 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 99.48 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 51.73 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 68.5 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 60.33 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 62.11 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.13 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 49.06 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Santa Cruz

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Santa Cruz

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 56.21 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 107.34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 72.15 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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