Orosi, Costa Rica: Travel Guide for First Time Visitors

Is this Central Valley village worth visiting?

Orosi is a peaceful and beautiful area. We love that it isn’t filled with people like some other areas of the country. There is a big emphasis on farming and nature.

Orosi at a Glance

Orosi is located in the Central Valley area of the country near the city of Cartago.  Despite being so close to some of the biggest cities in the country this area feels remote.  

Where is Orosi?

There are plenty of fun things to do in this area. Our favorite activities are...

The Best Things to Do in Orosi

Lankester Gardens is run by the University of Costa Rica. It is a 27 acre property with a wide variety of flowers including tons of orchids.

Visit Lankster Gardens

Here you can see a variety of wildlife and enjoy three hiking trails

Hike at Parque Nacional Tapantí Macizo de la Muerte

Irazu is located not too far from Orosi. It is the highest volcano in the country and you can visit the crater up close.

Take a Day Trip to Irazu Volcano

This is the picturesque church located in the center of Orosi.u This church was built in the late 1700’s.

Visit Iglesia de San Jose de Orosi

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