How to arrive to Turu Ba Ri Park from San Jose:
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Turu Ba Ri Tropical Park is located in the province of San Jose, just 30 miles (48 km) from the metropolitan area. If you take the new highway to Orotina, you will enjoy a gorgeous ride. If you’re coming from the Central Pacific area, we’re located just 6 miles from Orotina, 22 miles from Caldera, 28 miles from Puntarenas and 31 miles from Jaco. Access routes
From San Jose (40 minutes):
There are 3 ways to get to Turu Ba Ri Park from San Jose:
- Using the old road that goes via Ciudad Colon, Puriscal and then Turrubares where the Park is located.
- The Secong way from San Jose is using the road to the airport. You pass the Airport, then take the road to La Garita, Atenas, San Mateo, and once you arrive to Orotina you drive strait to Turrubares, look for the signs to Turu Ba Ri.
- A the best and final way is by the NEW HIGHWAY: Take the new highway called Ciudad Colon – Caldera and get off once you arrive to at Orotina. You will see this sing:
You get off on this exit and then make a left where it says TIGRE, like this picture shows:
|Then you make a left to “TIGRE” this is the road also to Turrubares, where Turu Ba Ri is locted|
|Once you have made a left to “Tigre” you will pass a tunnel down the highway. Keep going straight since this is the road that takes to Turrubares and also to Turu Ba Ri Park|
|From this point you are about 10 minutes to the park, just keep on the road. Is all paved, no 4×4 is needed.|
San Jose Costa Rica Facts:
San Jose is the capital and largest city of Costa Rica. Located in the Central Valley, San Jose is the seat of national government, the focal point of political and economic activity, and the major transportation hub of this Central American nation.
Founded in 1738 San Jose is one of the youngest capital cities in Latin America by year of conception, though it was not named capital until 1823.Today San Jose it is a modern city with bustling commerce, brisk expressions of art and architecture, and spurred by the country’s improved tourism industry, it is a significant destination and stopover for foreign visitors.
The population of Downtown San Jose is 346,799, though the metropolitan area stretches beyond the town limits and comprises a third of the country’s population. San Jose put forth a strong influence on a wider range because of its proximity to minor cities (Alajuela, Heredia and Cartago) and the country’s demographic assemblage in the Central Valley.
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