Orosi Valley Location

Taking as starting point the City of San José is possible to drive through the Florencio del Castillo highway to Cartago where the Basilica of Our Lady of the Angels, patroness of Costa Rica is located.
Leaving the City of Cartago southeast course you can visit one of the most prominent corners of the province, Paraiso. From the Cordillera de Talamanca, where wonderful panoramic views can be observed. In this district are located Lankester Gardens, which have a collection of more than 800 species of orchids both domestic and foreign. It has an area of 10.7 hectares of lush forests.
Arriving in Paraiso de cartago take the road to Orosi Valley where Reventazón River basin is located, which collects water from many tributaries that flow down from the nearby mountains. The Orosi Valley has one of the oldest populations in the country. This district is located the Rio Macho Forest Reserve, whose total area is 99,105 hectares thus becoming the largest reserve of Costa Rica.


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