The WMO Series of International Workshops on
Tropical Cyclones (IWTC)
IWTC-VI, San Jose, Costa Rica, 21-30 November 2006
Traveller Information
Hotel reservation form and useful information will be distributed to participants when available.

Flight Information

Costa Rica, a country in Central America, is easily reached by regular flights from American cities such as Miami, Dallas, Atlanta, Houston, Los Angeles, as well as European cities including Madrid, Barcelona and Frankfort. More information is available at the web site of Costa Rica Tourism Board (

Meeting Venue

The meeting will be held at Hotel Herradura Golf Resort & Conference Center which is located at 5 km from the international airport of San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica. The web site of the hotel is at


A block of rooms at the Hotel Herradura Golf Resort & Conference Center has been reserved on behalf of the IWTC-VI participants. Room rates for single and double occupancy are $85 and $90 per night respectively. Government tax of about 17% will be levied. The Local Organizing Committee (LOC) will distribute details and the hotel reservation form to participants later.

Other useful information

Entry requirements:
Weather and Climate:
Costa Rica Tourism Board: