Visit the tallest volcano in Costa Rica, tour the old
city of Orosi and explore the colorful Lankester Botanical Gardens.
Travel by air-conditioned coach and visit the city of
Cartago at the foot of the Irazu Volcano. Home to the Basilica of Los Angeles
(Basilica de Nuestra Señora de Los Angeles), this area is the focal point for
pilgrims throughout Central America. Inside, find an exquisite collection of
small gold and silver images of human body parts, a holy offering in hope of
Next, discover the Irazu Volcano. Rising 11,000 feet (3.4 km) above
sea level, Irazu is the highest volcano in Costa Rica! You will be amazed at
the impressive grey earth surrounding the crater, stretching half a mile wide
and resembling the moon’s surface.
Descend the mountain and arrive at the
historic and colorful Orosi Valley.
Here, visit one of the oldest churches in
Costa Rica, the colonial church of Orosi, and discover its rich history.
head to Lankester and explore the botanical gardens before enjoying a relaxing
drive back to Hotel Aeropuerto.
Rate $81 per person
Departure time: 8:30 a.m.
Includes: Guided tour, transportation, lunch and entrance fees.
Duration: 8 hours
Recommended Clothing: Light Jacket or sweater, camera, sunglasses, sneakers or walking shoes, we highly recommend rain gear in the rainy season.