in San Carlos of Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
10.420 and -84.383 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 10° 25' 10" and W -84° 22' 57"
Currency and Currency Code:
Colon - CRC
Spoken languages:
Spanish, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:24 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: America/Costa_Rica
UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:18 am and 6:02 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bantam Village
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Discover Palmera

Palmera in San Carlos (Provincia de Alajuela) is a town in Costa Rica about 39 mi (or 63 km) north-west of San Jose, the country's capital city.

Current time in Palmera is now 01:24 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named America / Costa Rica with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 8 airports near Palmera. The closest airport in Costa Rica is Arenal Airport in a distance of 18 mi (or 28 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Area de Conservación Guanacaste in a distance of 30 mi (or 48 km), North. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: La Virgen, Sarchi, Sabanilla, Alajuela and Barrio Jesus. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 7%
Air Humidity 77%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 80% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 26th of June 2019

27°C (81 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Thursday, 27th of June 2019

29°C (84 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, overcast clouds.

Friday, 28th of June 2019

29°C (84 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Tilajari Hotel Resort

6,8 mi
28 Km East Of La Fortuna
4400 San Carlos
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Hotel La Villa

5,4 mi
Entrada a Cedral, 300 mts Norte
1440 Quesada
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:30
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

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Termales del Bosque, Costa Rica

Published: March 30, 2010
Length: 50:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: vladamikulec

Termales del Bosque, Hot springs, Costa Rica (2009). MY TRAVEL CHANNEL 1: vladamikulec MY TRAVEL CHANNEL 2: placesofinterest.

Prestamos Hipotecarios Rapidos para Pymes y de Vivienda en Costa Rica. 2 Parte Preguntas Frecuentes

Published: November 22, 2013
Length: 10:28 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: César Mora Navarro Conozca a continuación la segunda parte de las respuestas a las preguntas más frecuentes de los créditos hipotecarios para Pymes y de Vivienda en Costa...

Escuela de las Artes Musicales de San Carlos

Published: May 15, 2009
Length: 24:44 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Nortenlinea

Inauguración de la Escuela de las Artes Musicales de San Carlos, del Sistema Nacional de Educación Musical. 15/05/2009 Aguas Zarcas, San Carlos, Costa Rica. Cortesía de TVN Noticias (canal 14)


Published: February 02, 2011
Length: 16:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: magcrVideos

Cooperativa de autogestión dedicada a piña y turismo en Aguas Zarcas, San Carlos, Alajuela. Dirección Regional Huetar Norte.

Comercial de Parrillas J A

Published: January 10, 2014
Length: 51:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: david maite

Parrillas de azar carne hechas de acero inoxidable.Al estilo argentino.

Gol de Costa Rica a Italia, celebracion en Parque Juan

Published: June 24, 2014
Length: 36:13 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Oslin Acuña

Celebración del Gol de Ruiz a Italia en el Parque Juan Santamaria, Costa Rica 1 vs Italia 0.

Colinas del Poas, Alajuela, Costa Rica Abril 05, 2015 Zipline

Published: April 08, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: gordosanchez77

Hotel las Colinas

Published: May 17, 2008
Length: 56:09 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: colinasdefortuna

This is the estudiantina show in the Terrace of Hotel las Colinas, the show was very nice and also the hotel is great, offers excellent Arenal Volcano views from the rooms and a 100% from the...

Colinas del Poas, Alajuela, Costa Rica Abril 05, 2015 Zipline

Published: April 08, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: gordosanchez77

Colinas del Poas, Alajuela, Costa Rica Abril 05, 2015 Zipline

Published: April 08, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: gordosanchez77

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Maquenque National Park

Maquenque National Park is a proposed National Park, which would form part of the Arenal Huetar Norte Conservation Area, in the northern part of Costa Rica. It would bring together a number of existing Nature Reserves, Wildlife refuges and Forest Reserves to form a new National Park. The park would cover areas between the San Carlos River and the Sarapiquí River and other areas near the Nicaraguan border.

Located at 10.4486, -84.2764 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National parks of Costa Rica

Estadio Carlos Ugalde Álvarez

Estadio Carlos Ugalde Álvarez is a multi-use stadium in Ciudad Quesada, Costa Rica. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Asociacion Deportiva San Carlos. The stadium holds 5,600 people.

Located at 10.3342, -84.4344 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Costa Rica

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Palmera.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
San Francisco de Palmera, Palmera