in San Carlos of Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica
- Area de Conservación Guanacaste (Unesco heritage, 30 mi)
- 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: 01:47 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: America/Costa_Rica
- UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:37 am and 5:48 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Bantam Village
- This place on Geonames.org
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 01:47 PM (Tuesday). 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.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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Termales del Bosque, Costa Rica
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Prestamos Hipotecarios Rapidos para Pymes y de Vivienda en Costa Rica. 2 Parte Preguntas Frecuentes
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Escuela de las Artes Musicales de San Carlos
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)
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Gol de Costa Rica a Italia, celebracion en Parque Juan
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Hotel las Colinas
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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.
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.
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