Paraíso
in Paraíso of Provincia de Cartago, Costa Rica

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.838 and -83.866 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 50' 17" and W -83° 51' 56"
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: 06:29 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: America/Costa_Rica
UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:13 am and 5:51 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bantam Village
References
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Delve into Paraíso

Paraíso in Paraíso (Provincia de Cartago) with it's 39,702 habitants is a city located in Costa Rica about 16 mi (or 26 km) south-east of San Jose, the country's capital town.

Current time in Paraíso is now 06:29 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named America / Costa Rica with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Paraíso. The closest airport in Costa Rica is Tobias Bolanos International Airport in a distance of 20 mi (or 33 km), North-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 78 mi (or 126 km), North-West. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Cartago, San Pedro, San Pablo, San Marcos and San Jose. 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

Hotel Paraiso Orocay Lodge Hotel

Address
1,0 mi
500mts sureste del Picacho, Paraiso
30201 Paraíso
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 22:00 - Checkin: 13:30
Reception
Weekday: 5:00 - 21:30 (lunchbreak: 11:30 - 13:30)
Weekend: 7:00 - 20:00 (lunchbreak: 11:30 - 13:30)


La Casona del Cafetal

Address
3,8 mi
1.5 km al Sur de la Represa de Cachi
Cachi
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel y Restaurante El Guarco

Address
5,8 mi
1.5 sur del Parque Industrial
Cartago
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Rinconcito Verde

Address
2,0 mi
Cartago.Paraiso, 600m este deldel Mirador de Ujarras
4684070 Paraiso
Costa Rica

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 08:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 8:00
Weekend: closed


CHALET OROSI

Address
4,1 mi
Calle Juco
7100 Orosi
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Savegre Hotel

Address
3,8 mi
San Gerardo de Dota, 1km south form La Lidia School
482 7050 Cartago
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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

Inaguración del parque de Paraiso en HD

Published: August 20, 2012
Length: 57:53 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: Ignacio Solano Picado

Inaguración del Parque de Paraíso. 18 de Agosto de 2012.


Baile Tipico Ticas Lindas UCR Paraiso 2009

Published: October 08, 2009
Length: 19:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: cabrera161288

Presentacion de la cancion tipica costarricense ticas lindas, en la universidad de Costa Rica, recinto de Paraiso, para el curso Seminario de Realidad Nacional II, Patrimonio Cultural (fecha:...


Frantic Noise @ Paraiso, Costa Rica

Published: May 25, 2012
Length: 00:04 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Matias Frantic Noise

Frantic Noise Live March 31 2012 Mountain Club Paraiso, Costa Rica. Track blasting: Megalopsy - When You Let the Sound (Unreleased)


PARQUE de PARAISO Anteproyecto Enero 2012.wmv

Published: September 05, 2012
Length: 24:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: HERNAN CORTES

En enero del 2012 se presenta esta propuesta para concurso sobre un Diseño para el kiosko del nuevo Parque de Paraíso junto a otros siete mas. Este en particular esta constituido de un nivel...


Tornado Paraiso 4 7 11

Published: April 15, 2014
Length: 28:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Viviana Ct

Tornado 4-7-2011.


Paraíso cuarta etapa de la XLVIII Vuelta Ciclista Internacional a Costa Rica en HD

Published: December 21, 2012
Length: 08:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ignacio Solano Picado

Paraíso cuarta etapa de la XLVIII Vuelta Ciclista Internacional a Costa Rica 2012.


grupo yapiri fiesta

Published: September 05, 2012
Length: 24:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Bernal Zeledon

grupo floklorico yapiri del liceo de paraiso.


Residencial Los Laureles

Published: April 30, 2012
Length: 47:20 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Desarrollos Técnicos

Paraiso, Cartago, Costa Rica Dirección Del Campo Ayala 900 metros Sur y 500 metros Este Teléfonos: (506) 2575-0060 / 8712-0264 Sala de Ventas (506) 2234-0065 Oficinas Centrales www.desarrol.


II Visita Llanos de Santa Lucia

Published: November 03, 2011
Length: 42:52 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Henry Rojas Badilla

Escuela Rescate de Ujarras Paraiso de Cartago 15 Oct 2011.


Coro de Jasec

Published: December 06, 2008
Length: 49:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Luis Orozco

Inaguracion del arbol en Paraiso.


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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 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 4 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 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Basilica churches in North America, Churches in Costa Rica, Roman Catholic churches in Costa Rica, Cartago, Costa Rica

Orosí

Orosi is a town in the Cartago Province in Costa Rica, about 35 kilometers south of the capital San José. Orosi is situated on the Reventazón River in the Orosi Valley. The cultivation of coffee is the leading industry in the area. Orosi has a population of approximately 4,600 and has the oldest Catholic church still in use in Costa Rica. The church, Iglesia de San Jose de Orosi, was built in 1743 during the Colony.

Located at 9.8, -83.85 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Costa Rica

San Marcos, Costa Rica

San Marcos or San Marcos de Tarrazú is the capital city of the canton of Tarrazú in the province of San José in Costa Rica. It is also the name of the distrito (district) that includes the city. The district of San Marcos covers an area of 42.07 km², and has a population of 8,817. The city lies at an elevation of 1,429 meters above sea level in a mountainous area known as Los Santos, 70 kilometers south of the national capital city of San José.

Located at 9.66667, -84.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 16 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
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 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica, Cartago Province

Paraíso (canton)

Paraíso is the name of the second canton in the province of Cartago in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 411.91 square kilometres, and has a population of 55,923 (estimate as of 2003). The capital city of the canton is also called Paraíso. Paraíso is an elongated canton that stretches southeast from its capital city to encompass a swatch of the Cordillera de Talamanca (Talamanca Mountain Range).

Located at 9.83333, -83.8667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica, Cartago Province

Jiménez (canton)

Jiménez is the name of the fourth canton in the province of Cartago in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 286.43 square kilometres, and has a population of 14,934 (estimate as of 2003). The capital city of the canton is Juan Viñas. The Turrialba River forms the northern boundary of the canton of Jiménez, with the Reventazón River and Atirro River establishing the eastern border and the Pejibaye River delineating a major portion of the canton's border on the west.

Located at 9.89389, -83.7461 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 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 3 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

Alvarado (canton)

Alvarado is the name of the sixth canton in the province of Cartago in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 81.06 km², and has a population of 13,078. The capital city of the canton is Pacayas. The defunct Caribbean railway line delineates a portion of the southern boundary of the oval-shaped canton, along with the Río Reventazón.

Located at 9.91667, -83.8 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons 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

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 13 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 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Costa Rica

Santa Lucía de Paraíso

Santa Lucía is the youngest of the districts of Paraíso, Costa Rica. It started as a "precario" in the mid eighties, that is a piece of land that was invaded by homeless people who built makeshift houses until the land was granted to them by the government so that they became the owners of the properties. The population grew so rapidly that in less than 20 years, and even if its size is just a couple of miles long, it was declared a new district.

Located at 9.83333, -83.8833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places 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 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Costa Rica

Lake Cachí

Lake Cachi (Spanish: Lago de Cachí) is an artificial lake in central Costa Rica created by the Cachí Dam (Represa de Cach), an arch dam which is located in Tapantí National Park, to the southeast of Cartago in Cartago Province. The main town is Cachí, located away from the east bank of the lake. Built in the 1970s, it was one of the first hydroelectric projects in Costa Rica. It has an installed capacity of 102 MW with three units of 34 MW capacity each (Vertical Francis turbines).

Located at 9.82722, -83.8167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Reservoirs in Costa Rica, Cartago Province, Dams in Costa Rica

Santiago District, Paraíso

Santiago District is one of the districts of Paraíso Canton, Cartago Province, Costa Rica.

Located at 9.86667, -83.8 (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 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cartago, Costa Rica

Pejibaye District, Jiménez

Pejibaye District is a district in Jiménez Canton, Costa Rica.

Located at 9.81667, -83.7 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Costa Rica


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Paraíso