Orosi River Valley ( El Valle del Rio Orosi ), Province of Cartago

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Discover Orosi River Valley ( El Valle del Rio Orosi ), a historic part of Costa Rica known for its coffee production. The lush river valley and its small towns are rich in history, culture, and natural beauty. Explore the colonial village of Orosi, visit the numerous coffee plantations, or have a picnic on the shore of picturesque Lake Cachi. Visit the ruins of the oldest church in Costa Rica (dating back to 1693), hike along the verdant rainforest trails, and observe the whole valley from the lookout point above the village. Use our Grecia online trip itinerary builder to add Orosi River Valley ( El Valle del Rio Orosi ) and other attractions to your Grecia vacation plans.
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  • The church is from the 1600s. It is simply beautiful as is the area in general. Few tourist, but worth the trip.  more »
  • (+) A beautiful valley. From the viewpoint there is a postcard, with its river, green mountains and placid trees landscape. Haven of peace and nature. When one falls, you can eat superbly at one of the typical restaurants in the village, relax and simply breathe the pure air in the area. (-) You can be a well kept secret for foreign tourists, but Costa Rica known since many years this beautiful place, so holidays and weekends can abound visitors. It is, Furthermore, a somewhat remote from the capital area, so it is advisable to leave early. Conclusion: undoubtedly one of the best views of the Central Valley, is an ideal place for a walk one day with the family. The viewpoint of the area is particularly well care and the views from there are very beautiful. For all lovers of peace and nature, this valley is a slice of heaven.
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  • This is a beautiful valley to spend some time. Orosi town itself is a cute little town with a nice small church/museum to visit.  more »
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