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

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
9.660 and -84.020 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 9° 39' 36" and W -84° 1' 12"
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: 09:22 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: America/Costa_Rica
UTC/GMT offset: -6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:27 am and 5:50 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 San Marcos

San Marcos in Tarrazú (Provincia de San José) with it's 4,255 citizens is a city in Costa Rica about 19 mi (or 31 km) south of San Jose, the country's capital city.

Local time in San Marcos is now 09:22 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Costa Rica with an UTC offset of -6 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of San Marcos. The closest airport in Costa Rica is Quepos Managua Airport in a distance of 17 mi (or 27 km), South-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 86 mi (or 138 km), North.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: San Pablo, Monterrey, Cartago, Quepos and San Pedro. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 74 °F

Morning Temperature 15°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 15°C / 58 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 66%
Air Pressure 1011.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 35% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 23rd of August 2019

24°C (76 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Saturday, 24th of August 2019

23°C (73 °F)
16°C (60 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, few clouds.

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

22°C (71 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Videos from this area

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

Hugo Lobo & Capone - San Marcos Medley

Published: November 19, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tranquilando Brooks

Desde Los Olivias, San Marcos del Terrazu, Costa Rica..... Parte de la Gira Int'l con Capone(CR) & Hugo Lobo(Argentina, Fabulosos Cadillacs, Dancing Mood)..... M&A Management, Costa Rica.


Capone Featuring Hugo Lobo- Simmer Down

Published: November 11, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tranquilando Brooks

Desde Patio Los Olivas, San Marcos de Terrazu, Costa Rica...... parte de nuestro Gira Centroamericana..... M&A Management, Costa Rica. Richard Ruiz Sequeira matando los vocales..... Bless!!


Capone w/ Hugo Lobo - Gangster

Published: November 17, 2014
Length: 19:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tranquilando Brooks

Desde Los Olivias, San Marcos de Terrazu, CR.... parte de la Gira Int'l con Hugo Lobo y Capone..... M&A Management, Costa Rica.


Apícola La Reina, Tarrazú, San José.

Published: January 03, 2011
Length: 35:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: magcrVideos

Se presenta como ejemplo el caso de la empresa Apícola La Reina, localizada en Tarrazú, provincia de San José.


A day with Eduin Naranjo at El Vapor de Tarrazu coffee estates

Published: February 22, 2013
Length: 51:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Jose Manuel Ureña

A short film produced by YouTradeCoffee, ilustrating the hard working and pitoresque harvest day at el Vapor de Tarrazu coffee estates. Eduin kindly and humbly shares his views about the current...


huelga tarrazu.mkv

Published: August 24, 2010
Length: 30:12 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: José Fco. Calvo Alvarado

huelga de cafetaleros en tarrazu costa rica.


Escuela León Cortes Castro año 2009 alumnos

Published: February 24, 2015
Length: 49:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jose Francisco Calvo Alvarado

Escuela León Cortes Castro año 2009 alumnos.


EMETERIO Y SUS CHISTES EN TARRAZÚ

Published: February 28, 2015
Length: 12:28 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Jose Francisco Calvo Alvarado

EMETERIO Y SUS CHISTES EN TARRAZÚ.


The Cosmopolitan Charlestonian Visits Costa Rica 2006

Published: September 02, 2007
Length: 41:25 min
Rating: 2 of 5
Author: StaceyChas2007

September, 2006 we traveled to Costa Rica. These are just a few of our experiences.


tarrazu guitarras

Published: April 27, 2009
Length: 20:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jonapo2009


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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.

Desamparados (canton)

Desamparados is the name of the 3rd canton in the province of San José in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 118.26 km², and has a population of 206,708, making it the third most populated among the 81 cantons of Costa Rica. The capital city of the canton is also called Desamparados. The canton begins in the southern suburbs of the national capital city of San José, with the Río Tiribí marking its northern boundary.

Located at 9.81333, -84.0489 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica, San José Province

Frailes, Desamparados, Costa Rica

This is a small town around 1 hour south from Desamparados in Costa Rica. Website:

Located at 9.75, -84.0667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in 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 15 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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Costa Rica

Dota (canton)

Dota is the name of the 17th canton in the province of San José in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 400.22 square kilometres, and has a population of 6,940 (estimate as of 2003). The capital city of the canton is Santa María. The canton is delineated by the Río Savegre on the south and southeast, the Río Naranjo on the west and the Cordillera de Talamanca on the north and northeast.

Located at 9.58611, -83.9072 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica, San José Province

Aserrí (canton)

Aserrí is the name of the 6th canton in the province of San José in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 167.10 km², and has a population of 52,808. The capital city of the canton is also called Aserrí. The mountainous canton is delineated on the north by the Río Poás. It encompasses a narrow strip of land that traverses the Coastal Mountain Range before reaching the lowlands of Puntarenas Province, bordering the canton of Parrita.

Located at 9.74722, -84.1453 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica, San José Province

Tarrazu (canton)

Tarrazú is the name of the 5th canton in the province of San José in Costa Rica. The canton covers an area of 297.50 km², and has a population of 15,142. The capital city of the canton is San Marcos. The Río Pirrís (also known as Río Parrita) establishes much of the northern boundary of the three-pronged canton, which reaches south across the Coastal Mountain Range to its border with the canton of Aguirre in Puntarenas Province.

Located at 9.60389, -84.0667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cantons of Costa Rica, San José Province

Uruca District, San José

Uruca District, the seventh "district" of San José Canton, Costa Rica, comprises an important industrial and commercial area of San José. Commonly known as La Uruca, it's the second biggest district by area, and recognized as a heavily congested transportation hub.

Located at 9.76667, -84.1333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of San José Canton

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of San Marcos.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Marcos, San Marcos de Dota, San Marcos de Tarrazú, San Marcos