Tres Ríos
in La Unión of Provincia de Cartago, Costa Rica

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.906 and -83.988 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 54' 23" and W -83° 59' 15"
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: 07:28 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Costa_Rica
UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:36 am and 5:46 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bantam Village
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Discover Tres Ríos

Tres Ríos in La Unión (Provincia de Cartago) with it's 10,430 citizens is a place in Costa Rica a little east of San Jose, the country's capital city.

Current time in Tres Ríos is now 07:28 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Costa Rica with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 8 airports near Tres Ríos. The closest airport in Costa Rica is Tobias Bolanos International Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Costa Rica is Area de Conservación Guanacaste in a distance of 71 mi (or 113 km), North-West. We encountered 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. 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: San Pedro, Cartago, San Jose, Heredia and Monterrey. 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

CASA CONDE HOTEL AND SUITES

Address
5,7 mi
SUR PARQUE DE LA PAZ
68 2400 San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Boutique Hotel Jade

Address
5,2 mi
Barrio Dent
San Pedro
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Hotel Rincon de San Jose

Address
6,1 mi
Ave 9, Calle 15
San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


The Palm House Inn

Address
6,1 mi
Calle 13 Ave 2 y 6
San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Casa Voltaire

Address
5,4 mi
Calle 31 – Avenida 8
1000 San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 13:00
Weekend: 9:00 - 13:00


Vesuvio

Address
6,1 mi
Av,Costa Rica 11
10101 San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Boutique Hotel Casa Orquídeas

Address
5,4 mi
Avenida Central Calles 35 y 37
1101-205 San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Hotel Casa Blanca 506

Address
5,2 mi
Calle 41, Urbanizacion Lo Yoses
11111 San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Casa Cambranes

Address
5,0 mi
Los Yoses, San Pedro
San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel y Restaurante El Guarco

Address
4,9 mi
1.5 sur del Parque Industrial
Cartago
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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

Payasos en Tres Rios

Published: October 21, 2012
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mauricio Calvo

Vídeo creado con la aplicación Socialcam para iPhone: http://socialcam.com.


Viaje por Tres Rios

Published: January 11, 2011
Length: 22:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: LaUnionTresRios

Para llegar al Botatour en La Carpintera pasamos en bus el centro de Tres Rios y otros lugares 3-10-2010_8-25-25.


Alfonso Pocho Vega: El mascararero de Tres Rios

Published: November 23, 2014
Length: 04:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Ángela Arias Molina

En El Alto de Carmen, Tres Ríos, un hombre mantiene viva la tradición de la mascarada costarricense. Pocho pone su corazón en todo lo que hace: su familia, su comunidad y su arte. (Leer...


Tres Ríos-San José en Tren (Trayecto Completo)

Published: November 13, 2011
Length: 58:33 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Joel Andrés

Desde el punto más lejano actualmente donde la cuadrilla del Incofer ha llegado en su misión de rescatar la vía a Cartago, hasta San José, estación al Atlántico, nos vinimos en el tren...


15 septiembre de 2011 en Tres Ríos, Costa Rica

Published: September 16, 2011
Length: 23:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: LaUnionTresRios

El 15 de setiembre de 2011 volvió la Bandera a manos de "Los Tinaja" a La Carpintera. Ese día la gente compartía el Acto Cívico en la Concha Acústica, niños jugaban, y jovenes se preparaban...


Café Tres Puentes de Costa Rica. 100%Café de Tres Ríos

Published: January 10, 2013
Length: 45:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: cafetrespuentes


Concepción de tres ríos.

Published: October 15, 2011
Length: 11:32 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jaikel Beckford

This video was uploaded from an Android phone.


Condominio La Floresta

Published: January 12, 2012
Length: 00:47 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: 2012myj

Condominio La Floresta, Concepción de Tres Ríos.


Buscando cuestas para patinar - Costa Rica

Published: September 10, 2013
Length: 44:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Rodolfo Lopez Cabrera

Rodo buscando cuestas para patinar - Costa Rica.


Residencial de Anturios

Published: July 08, 2010
Length: 50:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Federico Yepes

Residencial con una sola via de acceso, en el Este, Entre el Hipermas y Terramall.


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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.

Calle de la Amargura

The Calle de la Amargura ("Bitterness Street") is a four-block-long street located in San Pedro de Montes de Oca and is one of the best-known zones in San José, Costa Rica. La Calle, as it is often called, is very close to the University of Costa Rica (UCR) and other important higher education centers.

Located at 9.93333, -84.0508 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
San José, Costa Rica

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.

Located at 9.93313, -84.077 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1897 establishments in Costa Rica, National theatres, Opera houses in Costa Rica, Theatres in Costa Rica, Visitor attractions in Costa Rica

Estadio José Rafael Fello Meza Ivankovich

Estadio Jose Rafael "Fello" Meza Ivankovich is a multi-use stadium in Cartago, Costa Rica. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of C.S. Cartaginés. The stadium holds 13,500 people and was built in 1949.

Located at 9.85847, -83.9187 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Costa Rica

Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles (Basílica)

The Basílica de Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles (Our Lady of the Angels Basilica) is a Roman Catholic basilica in Costa Rica, located in the city of Cartago and dedicated to the Virgen de los Pardos, officially known as Virgen de los Ángeles (the Lady of the Angels). The basilica was built in 1639 and was partially destroyed by an earthquake. The basilica has since been restored and constitutes a unique mix of colonial architecture as well as 19th century Byzantine style.

Located at 9.86389, -83.9128 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Basilica churches in North America, Churches in Costa Rica, Roman Catholic churches in Costa Rica, Cartago, Costa Rica

Curridabat

Curridabat is a city of the San José Province in Costa Rica. It is situated on the eastern border of the city, San José, above the Desamparados Canton, and below the Montes de Oca Canton. Curridabat has a population of around 34,000 people. This city is part of the canton of Curridabat which has four districts: Curridabat, Granadilla, Sanchez, and Tirrases.

Located at 9.91361, -84.0389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Populated places in Costa Rica

Tierra Blanca, Cartago

Tierra Blanca is a populated place in Tierra Blanca District, Cartago Canton, Costa Rica, about 3 miles due north of the city of Cartago, Costa Rica; resting on the slopes of the mountain whose summit is the Irazú Volcano Volcan Irazu. Tierra Blanca is at an elevation of about 2000 m above sea level.

Located at 9.91667, -83.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Costa Rica

Cartago (canton)

Cartago is the name of the first canton in the province of Cartago in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 287.77 square kilometres, and has a population of 140,686 (estimate as of 2003). The city of Cartago is the capital city of the canton, and although, the provincial capital of province of Cartago.

Located at 9.85251, -83.9239 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica, Cartago Province

Oreamuno (canton)

Oreamuno is the name of the seventh canton in the province of Cartago in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 202.31 km², and has a population of 41,584. The capital city of the canton is San Rafael. The canton extends from its suburban capital city of San Rafael northward into the Cordillera Central (Central Mountain Range). Irazú Volcano looms large in the northern reaches of the canton. The canton of Oreamuno is subdivided into 5 distritos (districts).

Located at 9.86917, -83.9033 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica

El Guarco (canton)

El Guarco is the name of the eighth canton in the province of Cartago in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 167.69 square kilometres, and has a population of 36,291 (estimate as of 2003). The capital city of the canton is El Tejar. El Guarco is an elongated canton that stretches southeast from its capital city to encompass a swatch of the Cordillera de Talamanca (Talamanca Mountain Range). The Carretera Interamericana delineates the canton's lengthy southwestern border.

Located at 9.85, -83.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica, Cartago Province

Goicoechea (canton)

Goicoechea is the name of the eighth canton in the province of San José in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 31.5 km, and has a population of 124,704. The capital city of the canton is Guadalupe. The elongated canton snakes its way through the suburban areas just north of San José Centro, climbing steadily into the Cordillera Central (Central Mountain Range) until it reaches it eastern limit between the Río Durazno (on its northern boundary) and the Río Tiribí (on the south).

Located at 9.94229, -84.0531 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica, San José Province, 1891 establishments in Costa Rica, Populated places established in 1891

Gravilias de Desamparados

Gravilias de Desamparados is one of the twelve districts of the Canton of Desamparados, San Jose, Costa Rica. The district's name comes from one species of tree widely used to provide shadow to coffee plantations.

Located at 9.9, -84.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Costa Rica

El Tejar del Guarco

The correct name is Tejar de El Guarco. Tejar is the capital city of the El Guarco Canton, in the province of Cartago in Costa Rica. Read news about Tejar, El Guarco and Cartago at

Located at 9.85, -83.9333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Costa Rica

Merced District

Merced District, the second "distrito" of San José Canton, in Costa Rica, is one of the four administrative units that form San José downtown properly. This division is merely commercial, but covers an important part of "josefino" life and activities.

Located at 9.91667, -84.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of San José Canton

Catedral District

Catedral District, the fourth "distrito" of San José Canton, Costa Rica, is one of the four administrative units that form San José downtown properly. The district receives its name because of the Cathedral and the catholic Archdiocese of San José, the only archdiocese in the country which lies between its boundaries, along with several other government buildings. The population density is the highest of the four downtown districts.

Located at 9.93333, -84.0667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of San José Canton

Zapote District, San José

Zapote District, the fifth "distrito" of San José Canton, Costa Rica, is one of the administrative units surrounding San José downtown. The district is primarily residential, although there are some government buildings, standing out the Presidential House, seat of the government.

Located at 9.91667, -84.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of San José Canton

San Francisco de Dos Ríos District

San Francisco de Dos Ríos District, the sixth "distrito" of San José Canton, Costa Rica, is one of the administrative units surrounding San José downtown. The district is primarily residential and industrial. It's also famous for the numerous motels between its boundaries.

Located at 9.91667, -84.05 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of San José Canton

Museo Nacional de Costa Rica

The Museo Nacional de Costa Rica is the national museum of Costa Rica, located in the capital of San José. It is located at Calle 17, between Central and Second Avenue, Cuesta de Moras, in the Bellavista Fortress, a crenallated, ochre colored building opposite the Legislative Assembly of Costa Rica. The fortress was built in 1917 and was originally a military barracks: the exterior walls still have many bullets lodged in them from the country's 1948 civil war.

Located at 9.93278, -84.0714 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica, National museums, Museums established in 1887

Hospital Calderón Guardia

Hospital Calderón Guardia is a hospital in San José, Costa Rica. It is a 622-bed hospital, which is managed by the Costa Rican Social Security System. It has surgical theaters, cardiac and intensive care units and a urology department.

Located at 9.93694, -84.0694 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hospitals in Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica

Parroquia San Antonio de Padua

The Parroquia San Antonio de Padua, commonly known as the Iglesia de Curridabat is a church located in Curridabat, Costa Rica.

Located at 9.91417, -84.0372 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic churches in Costa Rica, 1638 establishments, Buildings and structures completed in 1933

Tobosi

Tobosi is a town in the province of Cartago, Costa Rica, located about 12 miles southwest of the city of Cartago. It is also known as San Juan de Tobosi, because St. John the Evangelist is the patron guardian. Tobosi is one of the oldest towns in the country. The illegal sharing of Indians made in 1569 by Governor But Afan de Ribera and Gomez Tobosi dwellers were given in encomienda of Juan de Cardenas, Sheriff and Sheriff council of Cartago in the Afan de Ribera expedition to Tierra Adentro.

Located at 9.84363, -83.9859 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Costa Rica

Parmenio Medina

Parmenio Medina Pérez (January 2, 1939 - July 7, 2001) was a Colombian radio broadcaster and journalist. He was a naturalized citizen of Costa Rica. Medina was a known as a critical journalist widely viewed as inconvenient for organizations accused of abuse or corruption such as the case of the 1979 Vuelta Ciclista a Costa Rica or a 1993 scandal about sport footwear imports. His journalistic work was focused on radio, mostly in journalistic investigations.

Located at 9.90362, -84.0705 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1939 births, 2001 deaths, Colombian journalists, People murdered in Costa Rica, Assassinated Colombian people, Assassinated journalists, Costa Rican journalists, Costa Rican people of Colombian descent, People from Medellín, Deaths by firearm in Costa Rica

Estadio Jorge "Cuty" Monge

Estadio Jorge "Cuty" Monge is a multi-use stadium in Desamparados, Costa Rica. It is currently used mostly for football matches, on club level by Brujas F.C. of the Primera División de Costa Rica. The stadium has a capacity of 5,500 spectators.

Located at 9.88963, -84.0493 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Costa Rica

Ipís de Goicoechea

Ipís is the fifth district of the Goicoechea county, which is in turn the eighth (08) county of the first province of Costa Rica, San José (1). Its postal code is 10805.

Located at 9.96667, -84.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Costa Rica

Tres Ríos, Cartago

Tres Ríos (Three Rivers) is the first district capital city and the canton of La Union in the province of Cartago in Costa Rica. It is located approximately 12 miles east of San Jose and 11 miles west of Carthage. Is sitting at an elevation of 1345 m and its length is 2.39 km ². The district's estimated population is 9,300 people (2010).

Located at 9.9, -83.9897 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cartago, Costa Rica

Chinatown, San José

Not to be confused with the defunct Chinatown of San Jose, California Chinatown in San José, is an urban area located in the capital of Costa Rica. It is the first of its kind in a Central American city. The area began to develop as a commercial center during the last decades of the twentieth century, basically with the advent of supermarkets, shops and some restaurants whose owners are Chinese. The neighborhood was officially opened on Wednesday 5 December 2012.

Located at 9.93167, -84.0744 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ethnic enclaves in South America, Chinatowns in Latin America, San José, Costa Rica

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01 May
2019

May Day San José
Starting at: 09:00 am (09:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

01 Nov
2019

SanPedroED
Starting at: 06:00 pm (18:00).
More Information: eventful.com.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
La Unión, Tres Ríos