Orosi River Valley

San José

Copyright: Dudarev Mikhail / Shutterstock.com
DESTINATIONS costa rica sanjosecostarica Do & See Orosi River Valley

Orosi River Valley

Located about 35 km southeast of San José, this tropical lush paradise hidden in the nature is perfect for a scenic day-hike. Besides the unparalleled natural beauty, explore one of the few remaining colonial churches and stop for a tasty typical lunch at one of the local restaurants. Keep in mind that humidity is very high here — don't forget to bring a raincoat.

Do & See

San José is home to great world-class museums, lush parks, hip hostels with pools and some seriously amazing restaurants. The most exciting neighbourhood of the city is Escalante — the hippest people are hanging out there. Besides having a vibrant urban life, San José is also the perfect starting point for day trips to many major destinations spread throughout the country. Hop on a bus and explore the local forest regions or a hike in the nearby mountains. The city's energetic and vibrant life and unique nature will make for unforgettable experiences.