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Cartago Destination Guide

Discover Cartago in Costa Rica!

Cartago in the region of Cartago with it's 26,594 habitants is a town located in Costa Rica - some 12 mi (or 20 km) East of San José, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Cartago in Costa Rica

Local time in Cartago is now 11:38 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "America / Costa Rica" with an UTC offset of -6 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Masaya, Managua, León, Chinandega, San Rafael Arriba or David. When in this area, you might want to check out Tres Rios, Tobosi, Tierra Blanca, Retes, Quircot and Cartago as well. We found some clips posted online. 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

21°C / 70 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 67 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 14%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 899.8 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (0 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Saturday, 25th of November 2017
Heavy intensity rain, calm, broken clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 20°C (68 °F)
Sunday, 26th of November 2017
Heavy intensity rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 20°C (67 °F)
Monday, 27th of November 2017
Heavy intensity rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 22°C (71 °F)
Night: 20°C (67 °F)

Videos

Irazu Volcano Cartago and Orosi Valley...

02:25 min ( April 18, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
Views: 237 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Calivoodoo's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vi...

Grupo Musical Glare de la Ciudad de Cart...

01:01 min ( August 04, 2012 by Francisco de Asis Cartago Costa Rica)
Views: 45 - Rating: 5/5


Montana Linda Youth Hostel & Spanish Sch...

01:17 min ( October 29, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWh)
Views: 56 - Rating: 0/5

Tripwow.tripadvisor.com - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Hotels (a TripAdvisor company) Traveler Photos Of Montana Linda Youth Hostel & Spanish School, Cartago Check Rates at: www.travelpod.com Phot...

Our Lady of the Angels in Taras de Carta...

00:16 min ( August 10, 2009 by mrmiketico)
Views: 483 - Rating: 0/5

August 3 of 2009.La image of Our Lady of the Angels traveled around Carthage instead of the traditional "passing" because of the flu by avoiding agglomerations AH1N1. This video is when the image is r...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Cartago during the next days.

17
Dec
2017

Festival Navideño Santa Lucía 2017

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles (Basílica)

The Basílica de Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles (Our Lady of the Angels Basilica) is a Roman Catholic basilica in Costa Rica, located in the city of Cartago and dedicated to the Virgen de los Pardos, officially known as Virgen de los Ángeles (the Lady of the Angels). The basilica was built in 1639 and was partially destroyed by an earthquake. The basilica has since been restored and constitutes a unique mix of colonial architecture as well as 19th century Byzantine style.

More reading: Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles (Basílica) homepage
Located at 9.87, -83.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Basilica churches in North America, Cartago, Costa Rica, Churches in Costa Rica, Roman Catholic churches in Costa Rica

Cartago (canton)

Cartago is the name of the first canton in the province of Cartago in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 287.77 square kilometres, and has a population of 140,686 (estimate as of 2003). The city of Cartago is the capital city of the canton, and although, the provincial capital of province of Cartago.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.87, -83.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Cantons of Costa Rica, Cartago Province

Estadio José Rafael Fello Meza Ivankovich

Estadio Jose Rafael "Fello" Meza Ivankovich is a multi-use stadium in Cartago, Costa Rica. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of C.S. Cartaginés. The stadium holds 13,500 people and was built in 1949.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.87, -83.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Costa Rica

Tierra Blanca, Cartago

Tierra Blanca is a populated place in Tierra Blanca District, Cartago Canton, Costa Rica, about 3 miles due north of the city of Cartago, Costa Rica; resting on the slopes of the mountain whose summit is the Irazú Volcano Volcan Irazu. Tierra Blanca is at an elevation of about 2000 m above sea level.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.87, -83.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Costa Rica

Orosí

Orosi is a town in the Cartago Province in Costa Rica, about 35 kilometers south of the capital San José. Orosi is situated on the Reventazón River in the Orosi Valley. The cultivation of coffee is the leading industry in the area. Orosi has a population of approximately 4,600 and has the oldest Catholic church still in use in Costa Rica. The church, Iglesia de San Jose de Orosi, was built in 1743 during the Colony.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.87, -83.92 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Costa Rica