HEREDIA
POPULATION123,000
RAINY SEASONMAY-OCTOBER
ELEVATION3,800 FEET
With a name that means City of Flowers, Heredia is one the country’s most historic cities. The architecture instills a sense of tradition and its colonial past. While the gardens and lush greenery give off a tropical paradise kind of vibe.
Stand on the Monte de la Cruz and get a bird’s eye view of not only the city, but the many coffee plantations surrounding. It is also home to one of the largest colleges in the country, thereby giving the city something of a younger flair.
  • PARQUE CENTRAL

    The central park within the city is where a great deal of happenings and events take place. From live musical concerts, to street vendors, there is plenty to see and do. The park is also heralded for its many mango trees as well as some amazing architecture.

  • BARVA

    A small town just outside of Heredia proper, Barva transports visitors back to the 18th century. Adobe structures and historical monuments really lend the village a sense of quaintness. And a traditional coffee plantation offers tours here giving visitors a look inside of how it all works.

  • INBIOPARQUE

    Take a guided tour through this 100,000+ acre park to see some of the country’s most exotic wildlife. From iguanas to sloths, you can check out a wide array of animals as the mountainous, forested trails provide days’ worth of exploration.

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