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Heredia Destination Guide

Explore Heredia in Costa Rica.

Heredia in the region of Heredia with it's 21,947 inhabitants is a town in Costa Rica - some 5 mi (or 8 km) North-West of San José, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Heredia in Costa Rica

Current time in Heredia is now 03:13 AM (Saturday). 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: San Francisco, Rivas, Matagalpa, Masaya, Managua or David. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . 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

25°C / 77 °F Heavy intensity rain
Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 69 °F
Chance of rainfall 17%
Air Humidity 85%
Air Pressure 924.2 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 32% of sky
General Conditions Heavy intensity rain

Sunday, 24th of September 2017
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 23°C (74 °F)
Night: 19°C (67 °F)
Monday, 25th of September 2017
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 24°C (74 °F)
Night: 21°C (69 °F)
Tuesday, 26th of September 2017
Moderate rain, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 24°C (76 °F)
Night: 21°C (69 °F)

Videos

Heredia desde una grua - Sony HC9 HD Tes...

00:52 min ( April 07, 2010 by renevsantos)
Views: 254 - Rating: 5/5

Toma panoramica de la ciudad de Heredia, Costa Rica Hora: 7:00am Cámara: Sony HDR-HC9 Edición: Sony Vegas

Heredia life Angelalivengood's photos ar...

01:37 min ( April 27, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
Views: 269 - Rating: 0/5

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Fried Pig Face Yucca and Wonderful Tico...

02:35 min ( February 14, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW3)
Views: 190 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Wanderingwacko'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 thes...

Longboard en Heredia

02:21 min ( June 05, 2011 by Roger Chacon)
Views: 152 - Rating: 0/5


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Upcomming Local Events

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

23
Sep
2017

Big Words For Little Geniuses Storytime

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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San Jose Academy Bookfair

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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B-Fest

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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25
Sep
2017

Yoga Básico - Infinit8.life G1

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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Expovino Y Más Costa Rica

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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27
Sep
2017

Weekly Wednesday Storytime

Beginning: 10:30 am (10:30).
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30
Sep
2017

Talent Competition

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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Runny Babbit Returns Storytime

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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01
Oct
2017

Taller Cerveza Artesanal 01 De Octubre 2017

Beginning: 02:00 pm (14:00).
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06
Oct
2017

Costa Rica Vs Honduras - FIFA World Cup 2018 Qualifying

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Interesting facts about this location

National University of Costa Rica

National University of Costa Rica in Heredia is one of five public universities in the country. In Spanish, it is called Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica. Over 12,000 students study at its main campus. In addition to undergraduate programs, it offers 16 Masters of Art degrees and is strong in ecology and education related coursework.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10, -84.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Universities in Costa Rica

Barva

Barva is a small city and canton in Costa Rica, located 3 km north of Heredia. It was named in honor of Barvak, an indigenous chief who ruled the area before the arrival of the Spanish. It is divided into six political districts: Barva, Santa Lucía, San José de la Montaña, San Pedro, San Roque, and Puente Salas. The city is known for having a nice mix of rural and metropolitan landscape. The patron saint of the town is Saint Bartholomew.

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Located at 10, -84.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Costa Rica

Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Aymá

Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Aymá is one of the main sports stadiums in Costa Rica. It is located in San Juan de Tibás, San José. With a capacity of 24,000, it has one of the highest capacity stadiums in the country. The stadium is the home of Deportivo Saprissa, and was named in honour of the team's founder, Ricardo Saprissa. The stadium is nicknamed the Monster's Cave, due to the team's nickname The Monster.

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Located at 10, -84.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Deportivo Saprissa S.A.D., Football venues in Costa Rica

San José (canton)

San José is the name of the first canton in the province of San José in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 44.62 km² and has a population of 288,054 (6,455.71 inhabitants per km²). It includes the national capital city of San José. The canton lies on a fertile plain at the southern end of the Central Valley (Meseta Central). The "Río Virilla" and "Río Torres" form the border on the north, while the Río Tiribí marks the southern boundary.

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Located at 10, -84.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Cantons of Costa Rica, San José Canton

National Theatre of Costa Rica

The National Theatre of Costa Rica (Spanish: Teatro Nacional de Costa Rica) is the national theatre of Costa Rica. It is located in the central section of San José, Costa Rica. Construction began in 1891, and it opened to the public on 21 October 1897 with a performance of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's Faust. The National Theatre stood as a cultural asset of the country during a time when coffee exports were a source of its success.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 10, -84.12 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1897 establishments in Costa Rica, National theatres, Opera houses in Costa Rica, Theatres in Costa Rica, Visitor attractions in Costa Rica