Santa Clara
in San Carlos of Provincia de Alajuela, Costa Rica

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
10.358 and -84.515 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 10° 21' 30" and W -84° 30' 53"
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: 09:07 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: America/Costa_Rica
UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:41 am and 5:48 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bantam Village
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Santa Clara

Santa Clara in San Carlos (Provincia de Alajuela) is located in Costa Rica about 42 mi (or 67 km) north-west of San Jose, the country's capital town.

Current time in Santa Clara is now 09:07 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Costa Rica with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Santa Clara. The closest airport in Costa Rica is Arenal Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km), North-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 35 mi (or 57 km), North. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

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

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Hotels and Places to Stay

Lands in Love Hotel

Address
5,9 mi
Route 702, road San Ramón to La Fortuna
42-50 San Lorenzo
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Valle Azul

Address
4,2 mi
2 km oeste de Valle Azul
20208 Valle Azul
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Hotel Villa Tina Eco-Lodge

Address
4,9 mi
San Carlos
21001 Quesada
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Villas San Rafael Natural Paradise Resort

Address
5,0 mi
La Tigra, San Carlos
La Tigra
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Hotel La Villa

Address
5,1 mi
Entrada a Cedral, 300 mts Norte
1440 Quesada
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Jungle survival ,natural tinder . Ultra fast burning.

Published: April 27, 2010
Length: 55:22 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Solem Aris

In the jungle of Costa Rica you can find the seed of a tree, which falls on the ground and is easy to recognize and gather, it looks like a dandelion seed but is bigger. It is highly flammable,...


Superman canopy zip line in San Luis Canopy in Costa Rica.550 meters!

Published: January 25, 2015
Length: 41:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scott Bradley

via YouTube Capture.


Accident in the jungle (almost a fatal fall) , no security ropes....

Published: May 17, 2010
Length: 41:24 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Solem Aris

See what happens when things go wrong in the woods... I just saved my ass for a few meters....and my hand, which was trying to hold on something...


sclara jam

Published: October 20, 2009
Length: 36:41 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ricardo Jose Dorado

antes de compe eliminatorias bmx santa clara.


Salvando a la tortuga

Published: November 22, 2013
Length: 17:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Pao Chinchilla

Familia Chinchilla Fonseca de Santa clara, San Carlos, encuentra una enorme y preciosa tortuga a la cual pensamos que se encontraba sin vida ya que estaba re...


Probando GoPro

Published: January 24, 2010
Length: 32:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mauricio Castrillo

Probando la cámara GoPro HERO Motorsports 5MP (Lente Normal) en modo de foto cada 2 segundos, durante un viaje por distintos lugares de San Carlos, Alajuela, Costa Rica. 1966 fotos con...


La Fortuna Airport & Arenal Volcano - Costa Rica -

Published: January 07, 2012
Length: 14:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Matthew Mercier

La Fortuna Airport in Costa Rica. Arenal Volcano can be seen in the background. The air carrier pictures is Nature Air. Nature Air receives 5 stars in my book. It was one of the best air...


Carlos Matías y Buddy 15-01-14

Published: January 15, 2014
Length: 44:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Huevos Felices Gallinas Camperas


Vulcano Arenal

Published: September 03, 2008
Length: 04:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: travel-to-nature - Costa Rica, Kuba und ganz

short video of the volcanoe arenal in la fortuna, costa rica.


Costa Rica Arenal Volcano

Published: February 04, 2009
Length: 18:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Peter Komarov

he Arenal Volcano, in Spanish Volcán Arenal, is an active andesitic stratovolcano in north-western Costa Rica (10.5N, 84.7W), around 90 km north-west of San José, in the province of Alajuela,...


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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.

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 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Costa Rica

Alfaro Ruiz (canton)

Zarcero is the name of the 11th canton in the province of Alajuela in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 155.13 square kilometres, and has a population of 11,556 (estimate as of 2003). The capital city of the canton is Zarcero. It is a diamond-shaped canton, with the Río Espina (Thornbush River) as the border on the northwest and the southwest sides. The Río Toro (Bull River) forms the southeastern border, and the Río La Vieja (Old Woman River) borders the northeast.

Located at 10.2167, -84.4 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica, Alajuela Province

San Ramón (canton)

San Ramón is the name of the second canton in the province of Alajuela in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 1,018.64 square kilometres, and has a population of 72,568 (estimate as of 2003). The capital city of the canton is also called San Ramón. An oddly-shaped canton, San Ramon stretches north through the eastern heights of the Cordillera de Tilarán, looking down on the Central Valley (Valle Central) to its east. The canton forms the border with the province of Guanacaste to the west.

Located at 10.2203, -84.5889 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica, Alajuela Province

La Fortuna Waterfall, Costa Rica

La Fortuna Waterfall (Spanish for "the fortune") is located in central Costa Rica, in the Alajuela Province. In Spanish, it is known as Catarata Fortuna. The waterfall drops about 70-75 meters and is located at the base of the dormant Chato volcano, about 5.5 km outside of the town of La Fortuna, near the Arenal Volcano. It is fed by the Tenorio River, which travels through the rain forest in the Arenal Mountain range until it plunges over the cliff, forming this waterfall.

Located at 10.4409, -84.6764 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Waterfalls of Costa Rica

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