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La Fortuna Destination Guide

Explore La Fortuna in Costa Rica.

La Fortuna in the region of Alajuela with it's 3,010 inhabitants is a town in Costa Rica - some 53 mi (or 86 km) North-West of San José, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of La Fortuna in Costa Rica

Current time in La Fortuna is now 09:48 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named "America / Costa Rica" with an UTC offset of -6 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tegucigalpa, Managua, León, Vieja, Tonjibe or David. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Tanque, Santa Eulalia, San Francisco, Palma, Monterrey and National Park Arenal. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

26°C / 78 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 82%
Air Pressure 946.8 hPa
Wind Speed with 0 km/h (0 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 19th of June 2018
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 24°C (74 °F)
Night: 22°C (71 °F)
Wednesday, 20th of June 2018
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 25°C (76 °F)
Night: 20°C (68 °F)
Thursday, 21st of June 2018
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 20°C (67 °F)

Videos

La Fortuna Costa Rica Independence Day

04:57 min ( September 16, 2009 by Michael Alan D'Angelo)
Views: 3,196 - Rating: 5/5

TravelCostaRicaNOW.com Hey Everyone. September 15th is a BIG day for La Fortuna, Costa Rica. Actually, not only La Fortuna, but it's a BIG day for Costa Rica in general. It's on this day when Costa Ri...

Canyoning Rappelling in La Fortuna Costa...

03:13 min ( November 11, 2011 by Michael Alan D'Angelo)
Views: 3,806 - Rating: 5/5

TONS of Costa Rica Travel INFO & VIDEOS at TravelCostaRicaNow.com HeY Everyone! Do you know what canyoneering IS? It's kinda new, but it's rappelling, hiking, trekking and even a little zip line actio...


DIRECTIONS from San Jose to La Fortuna/A...

09:27 min ( December 13, 2009 by Michael Alan D'Angelo)
Views: 3,463 - Rating: 5/5

Hey guys, Im DAngelo from TravelCostaRicaNow.com and today I have another travel tip for you todays travels tip is going to be about transportation. More specifically driving transportation driving fr...

Arenal Volcano Inn La Fortuna Costa Ri...

02:24 min ( October 14, 2008 by greenstoneadventures)
Views: 5,016 - Rating: 5/5

Arenal Volcano Inn is a hotel located 6.5 kilometers north of the Catholic Church of La Fortuna Town. It has 15 rooms with excellent view on the Arenal Volcano. Green Stone Adventures is a company ded...


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Interesting facts about this location

Central America Volcanic Arc

The Central America Volcanic Arc (often abbreviated to CAVA) is a chain of volcanoes which extends parallel to the Pacific coast line of the Central American Isthmus, from Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica and down to northern Panama. This volcanic arc, which has a length of 1500 km, is formed by an active subduction zone along the western boundary of the Caribbean Plate.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.47, -84.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Central America Volcanic Arc, Regions of Central America, Volcanic arcs, Volcanic belts, Volcanoes of Costa Rica, Volcanoes of El Salvador, Volcanoes of Guatemala, Volcanoes of Honduras, Volcanoes of Nicaragua, Volcanoes of Panama

Lake Arenal

Lake Arenal is an artificial lake in Costa Rica, located in the northern highlands of the country. It was enlarged to its present size as a part of a 1979 hydroelectric project by the Costa Rican government to provide electricity to the country.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.47, -84.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Lake Arenal, Lakes of Costa Rica, Reservoirs in Costa Rica

San Carlos (canton)

San Carlos is the name of the 10th canton in the province of Alajuela in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 3,347.98 square kilometres, making it the largest canton in the country. It has a population of 137,499 (estimate as of 2003), ranking it fifth. The capital city of the canton is Ciudad Quesada, which is also known as San Carlos.

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Located at 10.47, -84.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Alajuela Province, Cantons of Costa Rica

Estadio Carlos Ugalde Álvarez

Estadio Carlos Ugalde Álvarez is a multi-use stadium in Ciudad Quesada, Costa Rica. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Asociacion Deportiva San Carlos. The stadium holds 5,600 people.

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Located at 10.47, -84.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Costa Rica

Guatuso (canton)

Guatuso is the name of the 15th canton in the province of Alajuela in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 758.32 square kilometres, and has a population of 13,984 (estimate as of 2003). The capital city of the canton is San Rafael de Guatuso.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.47, -84.65 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 18 mi away.
Tags:Alajuela Province, Cantons of Costa Rica