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It is no wonder so much of the Costa Rican population lives in its lovely Central Valley. It holds the country’s mildest climate, with temperatures that range from 64 F to 85 F, and average around an ideal 73 F. The rainy season lasts from May until November, but the weather reaches near perfection between December and April.

Region: Costa Rica

Featured Central Valley Hotel

Pacuare Lodge

Pacuare Lodge

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This exquiiste eco lodge is nestled in a primordial rainforest overlooking the scenic Pacuare River

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Fast Facts

San José and the Central Valley sit around 3,809 feet above sea level. Orosi Valley’s marvelous Bride’s Veil Waterfall is one of the tallest in Costa Rica. Escazú, located just a few miles west of San José, is known as the “Beverly Hills of Costa Rica,” due to its abundance of sophisticated shops.


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