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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 05:56 AM (Sunday). 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

21°C / 70 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 929.5 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Monday, 26th of February 2018
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 22°C (71 °F)
Night: 17°C (63 °F)
Tuesday, 27th of February 2018
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 19°C (67 °F)
Wednesday, 28th of February 2018
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °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

Preview of Angelalivengood'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 the...


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.

25
Feb
2018

Taller Cerveza Artesanal 25 De Febrero 2018

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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28
Feb
2018

Ada Twist Scientist Storytime

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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02
Mar
2018

Laparoscopia Ginecológica Nivel-1 (Marzo 2018)

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebration

Beginning: 06:30 pm (18:30).
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03
Mar
2018

Veggielution's 1st Saturday - March

Beginning: 08:30 am (08:30).
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Sendero Urbano Por Barrio Amón Y Barrio Otoya: Safari De Árboles Y Naturaleza Urbana

Beginning: 09:30 am (09:30).
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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Storytime

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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10
Mar
2018

The Magician's Hat Storytime

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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17
Mar
2018

Joseph Capriati

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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The Gingerbread Man And The Leprechaun Loose At School Storytime

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
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

Quote of the moment

People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home.

Dagobert D. Runes