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San Rafael Destination Guide

Discover San Rafael in Costa Rica!

San Rafael in the region of Cartago is a town located in Costa Rica - some 7 mi (or 12 km) East of San José, the country's capital.

Interactive map of San Rafael

Local time in San Rafael is now 05:41 AM (Monday). 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: Rivas, Matagalpa, Masaya, Managua, León or David. When in this area, you might want to check out 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

22°C / 71 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 9%
Air Humidity 98%
Air Pressure 899.7 hPa
Wind Speed with 0 km/h (0 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Tuesday, 20th of November 2018
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 19°C (65 °F)
Night: 18°C (65 °F)
Wednesday, 21st of November 2018
Heavy intensity rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 20°C (68 °F)
Thursday, 22nd of November 2018
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 22°C (72 °F)
Night: 20°C (67 °F)

Videos

Cartago Costa Rica #3 Cartago

01:55 min ( November 01, 2009 by Davidsbeenhere)
Views: 5,852 - Rating: 5/5

Here David takes us on a drive thru of the city of Cartago. This Latin American city served as the capital of Costa Rica from 1563 until 1823 and it is Costa Rica's oldest Spanish settlement. On this ...

Costa Rica Cinco Sentidos

06:20 min ( September 24, 2010 by VisitCostaRicaVideos)
Views: 9,402 - Rating: 4.87097/5

Póngase en contacto con sus cinco sentidos y descubra el país, la gente, la cultura y la naturaleza de Costa Rica. ¡Costa Rica, un lugar como ningún otro!


Costa Rica Outward Bound

02:10 min ( January 29, 2008 by CROutwardBound)
Views: 2,629 - Rating: 3.75/5

Www.crrobs.org Come surf the gorgeous waves here in Costa Rica!

LAS FINCAS

03:07 min ( December 24, 2007 by johnlsullivanjr)
Views: 900 - Rating: 0/5

My land in Costa Rica with incredible views of the central valley Costa Rica Central Valley Views


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Upcomming Local Events

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

19
Nov
2018

La Maravilla Vegan Family Thankfulness Vacation In Costa Rica!

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
More on eventful.com.

20
Nov
2018

100 Ideas Para VENDER Más

Beginning: 07:30 am (07:30).
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Introducción A DevOps, Apps Multi-plataforma (Xamarin) Y Blockchain (DApps)

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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San Jose Startup Ideas Bootcamp: Tienes Una Idea Para Una Startup?

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
More on eventful.com.

21
Nov
2018

Talentum Fest - Workshop Diversidad E Inclusión

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
More on eventful.com.

23
Nov
2018

Prueba Thanksgiving

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
More on eventful.com.

24
Nov
2018

This Is Wuatuzo 4th! Thanks To Exitoso Ivan From CR-Gurus, You Can Learn A Few Secrets To Invest In The Best Ecoturism In Costa Rica

Beginning: 07:30 am (07:30).
More on eventful.com.

Storytime And Activities Featuring Mickey Mouse Goes Christmas Shopping

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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Taller De Motivación; Emprendedores Por Fe

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
More on eventful.com.

27
Nov
2018

Taller De Git, GitHub, Azure Y Apps Móviles

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
More on eventful.com.


Interesting facts about this location

Curridabat

Curridabat is a city of the San José Province in Costa Rica. It is situated on the eastern border of the city, San José, above the Desamparados Canton, and below the Montes de Oca Canton. Curridabat has a population of around 34,000 people. This city is part of the canton of Curridabat which has four districts: Curridabat, Granadilla, Sanchez, and Tirrases.

More reading: Curridabat homepage
Located at 9.91, -83.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Populated places 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 9.91, -83.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Costa Rica

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 9.91, -83.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Basilica churches in North America, Cartago, Costa Rica, Churches in Costa Rica, Roman Catholic churches in Costa Rica

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 9.91, -83.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Costa Rica

Calle de la Amargura

The Calle de la Amargura ("Bitterness Street") is a four-block-long street located in San Pedro de Montes de Oca and is one of the best-known zones in San José, Costa Rica. La Calle, as it is often called, is very close to the University of Costa Rica (UCR) and other important higher education centers.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 9.91, -83.98 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:San José, Costa Rica

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