Cartago, today the third largest urban area of Costa Rica was founded in 1563 and was the Capital of Costa Rica until the year 1823. It is at a distance of 23km from San José. An eruption of the Irazú Volcano in 1723 and two mayor earthquakes in 1841 and 1910 destroyed almost all of the old buildings. Cartago lays at an altitude of 1435m between the Central Cordillera and the Cordillera of Talamanca next to the Volcano Irazú. For tourists the main attractions are the Irazú Volcano and the many possibilities of White Water Rafting starting near the city of Turrialba.
As you can see on this page, there is not many hotels to choose from in Cartago. If you rented a car, your best option is to use a Hotel in nearby San José. You'll find it on our hotel pages. Also find the nearest rental car company, learn Spanish in Costa Rica, using one of the many Language Schools. Eco tourism is becoming popular in Costa Rica, so you can also find Campgrounds and Private Camping Places, Backpacker Hostels and Hotels and much more.
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