San José
in San José of Provincia de San José, Costa Rica

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.933 and -84.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 55' 59" and W -84° 4' 59"
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: 04:51 PM (Friday)
Timezone: America/Costa_Rica
UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:44 am and 5:17 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.116 and 96.895 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bantam Village
References
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Touring San José

San José in San José (Provincia de San José) with it's 335,007 residents is a town located in Costa Rica. It's the capital of this country.

Time in San José is now 04:51 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named America / Costa Rica with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 8 airports nearby San José. The closest airport in Costa Rica is Tobias Bolanos International Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 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 67 mi (or 107 km), North. We collected 1 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: San Pedro, Heredia, Alajuela, Cartago and Monterrey. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 80 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 53%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 51% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 13th of December 2019

23°C (74 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 14th of December 2019

22°C (72 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 15th of December 2019

23°C (74 °F)
13°C (56 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Rosa del Paseo

Address
0,6 mi
Paseo Colón s/n
San José
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


EXE SAN JOSE CENTER

Address
0,4 mi
Edificio Cristal, Av. 1, Calles 1 y 3
10101 San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Hotel Grano de Oro

Address
0,6 mi
Calle 30
10101 San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Santo Tomas

Address
0,5 mi
Av. 7 Calles 3 y 7
San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Sleep Inn Hotel Paseo Las Damas

Address
0,6 mi
Avenida 3 entre calles 9 y, 11 Frente al Parque Morazan
786 1002 SAN JOSE
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Country Inn and Suites by Radisson San Jose Aero

Address
0,6 mi
CUIDAD CARIARI
357-2120 San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Hotel Novo

Address
0,2 mi
100m N. del Hospital San Juan de Dios
San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


BRITANNIA HOTEL

Address
0,5 mi
CALLE 3 AND AVENIDA 11
3742-100 San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Prado Inn & Suites

Address
0,6 mi
3 blocks North, 1 block West,
10102 San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Hotel Fleur De Lys

Address
0,6 mi
13th street between 2nd and 6th avenue
10736 San Jose
Costa Rica

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

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Semana Santa en San José, Costa Rica, 2012. Viernes Santo, Procesión del Santo Encuentro.

Published: April 10, 2012
Length: 22:51 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Televisión Churuca

Transmisión que realizo Televisora de Costa Rica en el Centro de la Capital de Costa Rica, San José.


Mascaradas - San José Costa Rica - Navidad 2014

Published: December 19, 2014
Length: 27:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Costa Rica Sound

It is San José, capitol of my beautiful Costa Rica. It was recorded on december 16° of 2014. You can watch many mask that represent some people. The group of masks are called "Mascaradas"...


Avenida Central, San José, Costa Rica

Published: September 22, 2012
Length: 09:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Costa Rica Sound

Es la Avenida Central, en San José de Costa Rica. Costa Rica es un país maravilloso, bendecido por Dios.


San Jose City Tour

Published: September 24, 2012
Length: 28:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: crguides

This tour immerses you in the rich Costa Rican culture and history by experiencing the beautiful museums and historical sites of San José. It begins with an orientation and drive through the...


Coasta Rica - Rain rich country Roamingjodi's photos around San Jose, Costa Rica (coastarica)

Published: December 20, 2010
Length: 14:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu

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Seven Seas Navigator, Mexico & California Cruise, May 2010

Published: June 13, 2012
Length: 08:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: GetCruising.com

Join Ann, Ruby and Joseph for a 10-day Mexican Riviera luxury cruise aboard the all-suite m/s Seven Seas Navigator with Regent Seven Seas Cruises sailing May 15, 2010 from Costa Rica ...


סיכום טיול סן חוזה קוסטה ריקה

Published: June 19, 2012
Length: 21:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: costa rica adviser לטייל בזול בקוסטה ריקה

סיכום טיול סן חוזה קוסטה ריקה - אז מה קנינו שם , החל מקפה טרי למזכרות בשוק המרכזי SAN JOSE MERCADO CENTRAL.


Metropolitan Cathedral Square

Published: April 14, 2012
Length: 24:43 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Dave Crowder

Standing in the center of the square you can observe the various stores, San Jose's Metropolitan cathedral, and maybe catch a glimpse of a performing clown, for la ninas.


Plastic Surgery in Costa Rica - Information about Cosmetic Plastic Surgery in Costa Rica

Published: April 09, 2012
Length: 51:47 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Elisabeth Carrio

Plastic Surgery in Costa Rica - but not only for Costa Rica. http://www.costa-rica-forum-cosmetic-plastic-surgery.com Cosmetic & Aesthetic - Costa Rica Plastic Surgery Forum. Support network,...


San Jose Costa Rica

Published: August 17, 2008
Length: 40:41 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Windnl

Start of our vacation in Costa Rica. A stroll through the City Centre, the Market and a couple of Museums, before we left the next day for the splendid Costa Rican nature.


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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.

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 0 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

San José (canton)

San José is the name of the first canton in the province of San José in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 44.62 km² and has a population of 288,054 (6,455.71 inhabitants per km²). It includes the national capital city of San José. The canton lies on a fertile plain at the southern end of the Central Valley (Meseta Central). The "Río Virilla" and "Río Torres" form the border on the north, while the Río Tiribí marks the southern boundary.

Located at 9.93333, -84.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
San José Canton, Cantons of 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 1 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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of San José Canton

Hatillo District

Hatillo is the tenth district in San José Canton, the second highest of 470 districts in population density in Costa Rica, after Tibás's León XIII District.

Located at 9.91667, -84.1 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of San José Canton

San Sebastián District

San Sebastian District is one of eight districts of the province Cusco in Peru.

Located at 9.91667, -84.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica, National museums, Museums established in 1887

San José Central Market

San José Central Market is the largest market of the city of San José, Costa Rica. Established in 1880, it occupies an entire block on Avenida Central, 250m northwest of the Parque Central. The market contains a complex of narrow alleys with over 200 shops, stalls, and cheap restaurants called sodas.

Located at 9.9347, -84.082 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Retail markets in Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica, 1880 establishments

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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hospitals in Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica

Civil Aviation Direction General (Costa Rica)

The Civil Aviation Direction General (Spanish: Dirección General de Aviación Civil, DGAC) is the civil aviation authority of Costa Rica. It oversees all aspects of civil aviation operations and infrastructure within the country. The body was created by law on 26 October 1949. Its headquarters is in San José.

Located at 9.93333, -84.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aviation in Costa Rica, Civil aviation authorities, Organizations investigating aviation accidents and incidents

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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ethnic enclaves in South America, Chinatowns in Latin America, San José, Costa Rica

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