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Montecristo Destination Guide

Explore Montecristo in Costa Rica.

Montecristo in the region of Alajuela is a place in Costa Rica - some 91 mi (or 146 km) North-West of San José, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Montecristo

Current time in Montecristo is now 01:50 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "America / Costa Rica" with an UTC offset of -6 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tegucigalpa, Masaya, Managua, León, Chinandega or David. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Upala, San Judas, San Isidro, San Antonio, San Antonio and Casa Quemada. We saw 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

32°C / 90 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 43%
Air Pressure 1010.5 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 21st of March 2019
Few clouds, gentle breeze.
Few clouds Day: 32°C (89 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)
Friday, 22nd of March 2019
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Saturday, 23rd of March 2019
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 29°C (83 °F)
Night: 25°C (76 °F)


Traveling to Rio Celeste Costa Rica

05:01 min ( January 09, 2009 by Michael Alan D'Angelo)
Views: 10,592 - Rating: 4.92308/5 http Rio Celeste is located in Tenorio Volcano National Park in northwestern Costa Rica. Rio Celeste makes a great day trip from La Fortuna, Costa Rica. It is known for its ...

Parachute play near Upala Costa Rica

01:01 min ( August 08, 2010 by jbsvillesc)
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Bible school with local children near Upala Costa Rica


00:19 min ( September 03, 2008 by waschy)
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Diesen Vogel habe ich im August 2008 am Cano Negro in Costa Rica gefilmt. Schwer zu finden, das Tierchen! Auf Deutsch heisst der Vogel "Tagbaumschläfer" oder "Riesentagschläfer"

Rio Papaturro Nicaragua

00:31 min ( March 27, 2010 by dhollatz)
Views: 300 - Rating: 0/5

A short section of the Rio Papaturro in Nicaragua

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Interesting facts about this location

Upala (canton)

Upala is the name of the 13th canton in the province of Alajuela in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 1,580.67 square kilometres, and has a population of 40,767 (estimate as of 2003). The capital city of the canton is also called Upala. Upala Canton is bordered by Nicaragua on the north, the Río Las Haciendas on the northwest, Río Rito on the southeast, and the Cordillera de Guanacaste on the south.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.91, -84.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Alajuela Province, Cantons of Costa Rica


Upala is the capital city of the canton of Upala in the province of Alajuela in Costa Rica. It is also the name of the distrito (district) that includes the city. The district of Upala covers an area of 245.62 km² (1), and has a population of 13,518 (2).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.91, -84.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Costa Rica

Lacustrino de Tamborcito Wetlands

Lacustrino de Tamborcito Wetlands is a Nature Reserve, part of the Arenal Huetar Norte Conservation Area, in the northern part of Costa Rica about 80 miles north of San José, to the east of Boca Tapada. It protects wetland forest areas near the border with Nicaragua, and is part of the proposed Maquenque National Park.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10.91, -84.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Nature reserves in Costa Rica, Wetlands of Costa Rica

Quote of the moment

Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.

Anatole France