Cartago Highlights: Irazu Volcano, Orosi, Lake & Ujarras Ruins. Private Tour

3 Ratings
  • Live Guide
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Day Trip
  • Pickup Service
  • Private Tour
  • E-Ticket
  • 9 hr

Enjoy the beautiful Cartago Province with this private tour. Visit the Summit of the Irazu Volcano, the second highest summit of Costa Rica. Learn about its history and past intense volcanic activity. After it, enjoy the beautiful countryside and the Orosi Valley with it emblematic Iglesia de San Jose de Orosi, which was built in 1743 and is the oldest church in the country still in use today. The church's whitewashed walls and classic Spanish-colonial architecture are a testament to the long hours and artistic dedication that went into this church's design. Continuing the journey, you will visit Las Ruinas de Ujarras. The Spanish colonial church was built between 1575 and 1580. Today, the ruins are surrounded by a beautiful garden and it is a perfect place for learning about the spanish settlements. Cachi Lake and them La Basilica de Los Angeles are part of this cultural tour.

Itinerary Details

Operated by: Greenway Nature Day Tours

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Santuario Nacional Nuestra Senora de Los Angeles

the Basilica de los Angeles is the most important temple of Costa Rica and home of the Virgen de los Angeles

Stop At: Irazu Volcano National Park

The second highest pick in Costa Rica is the Irazu Volcano. A very impressive crater can be seen from the edge

Duration: 2 hour

Pass By: Ruinas de Ujarras

The first church build in Costa Rica. See the ruins and learn a little bit about our history

Stop At: Orosi River Valley ( El Valle del Rio Orosi )

a beautiful valley and river, where the Orosi Town is located and the old church is a must to see

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Iglesia de San Jose de Orosi and the Museum

One of the oldest churches build in Costa Rica are located in this picturesque town

Duration: 1 hour
This site uses cookies to improve your experience. By continuing to browse you agree to the use of cookies. Learn more in our Privacy Policy.