Getting around in Cartago is pretty easy. The perfect place from where you can explore and discover the stunning Central Valley, Cartago
lies just a short drive away east of San Jose. With a pleasant wonderful climate and tranquil atmosphere, this province is the ideal place to rest and relax amid some of the most stunning backdrops in the country. Full of interesting places to tour and visit, Cartago is a wonderful region to enjoy a slower pace of life. This province has a wonderful climate and lush surroundings and compared to the neighboring San Jose
, Cartago offers a more laidback feel and gives you the chance to savor a more tranquil natural environment.
For a safe, comfortable and economical trip, a good travel option is to sightsee via a tourist bus. Taking you to all the main tourist attractions and destinations in the province of Cartago, tourist bus companies
offer a secure and convenient way to journey—these air-conditioned buses also look after your luggage, making sure that you have a peaceful and hassle free trip. With children and senior citizens getting a discount on their fares, these buses have a fixed routine departure and arrival schedule ensuring that you get everywhere on time. And with free hotel and airport pick and drop services, they are a real benefit for those who want a tranquil escape.
Though there are no car rental agencies in Cartago, you can easily rent a car from San Jose
and drive out here yourself. The roads leading to Cartago are in good condition and make driving here a fantastic experience with so much to see along the way. The ideal region for a day trip, there are a number of interesting and fascinating places to see in Cartago such as the Volcanoes Irazu
, the Lankaster Gardens, the lush Orosi
Valley, the Monumento Nacional Guayabo and the Rios Reventazón and Pacuare.
An easy and hassle free way to get around, renting a car gives you the opportunity to not only travel at your own pace, but also lets you enjoy a more authentic Costa Rica experience. Many car rental agencies also deliver your car to your hotel, which means that you do not have to pick it up yourself. And while some rental agencies do have a ‘drop off’ fee, many companies also you deliver your car fee of cost.