A cultural and relaxing tour, in which you will learn about our history and traditions. We will visit important historical and cultural places in our country and also will have the opportunity to see beautiful plants.
Duration: 7 hours
Location: Cartago Central Valley
Estimated Departure from San José: Between 09:30 A.M. – 010:30 A.M.
We will stop at the Virgin of the Angels Basilica – a famous peregrination site for many believers, some of which travel for days or even weeks on foot, in a pilgrimage of faith, to the site. The Basilica has large vaulted ceilings and exquisite examples of stained glass windows, a rich displays of carvings, statues and other pieces of art.
Next, after we visit the Basilica we will stop at the Lankester Gardens, a University of Costa Rica Center for investigation that protects more than 800 species of orchids, bromeliads and countless species of other plants.
Then, we will continue to the Valley of Orosi, an area that overflows with unparalleled beauty. We will be able to visit one of the few remaining colonial churches and we will stop to enjoy a tasty typical lunch at one of the local restaurants.
*Children (3 – 10 years old): 25% off discount
Children 0-3 years old pay US$14.00 car seat charge fee
*This tour will not operate on Mondays or Tuesdays
What to bring
- LIGHT JACKET OR SEWATSHIRT
- COMFORTABLE WALKING SHOES