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Cartago Map, Costa Rica

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Cartago Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Cartago with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Cartago useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Cartago!

Cartago Travel Guide

 Compared to its neighboring towns, Cartago’s weather is observed to be cooler and drier making it a wonderful place for tourists to visit. The city is estimated to have around 160,000 inhabitants.   read more

Cartago History

In 1824, under the rule of Juan Mora Fernandez, the capital was moved to San Jose and Cartago lost many residents and future investments. Nowadays, Cartago is full of farmland and is much safer then the capital. If you ask a resident of Cartago about the loss of the civil war, they are grateful because today Cartago does not suffer from the same type of pollution as San Jose and it is much more quiet and tranquil. read more

Cartago Sightseeing

Moving on to Cartago’s natural beauty, one sight to see is the Irazu Volcano (Volcan Irazu). It is the highest volcano in Costa Rica reaching an altitude of 11,260 feet above sea level. There is a road that will take you all the way to the volcano where you will be able to see the Pacific and Caribbean coasts as well as various mountain ranges. You can also stop along various vantage points where you can look onto... read more

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