Irazu Volcano -Half day tour from San Jose is a good option to visit one of the most majestic volcanoes in Costa Rica. The Irazú Volcano is an active stratovolcano, it has an altitude of 3,432 above sea level. On the way to the volcano you will see spectacular landscapes which adds value to this tour, may also observe plantations in the area such as carrots, onions, lettuce, potatoes and more.
The Irazú Volcano is located in the Cordillera Central, a few miles from Cartago, a relatively short trip from the capital City of San José.
Once we reach the volcano you will see the enormous crater surrounded by rock. Worth mentioning that on a clear day you can see both oceans the Atlantic and the Pacific!
After the tour of the volcano, we will visit the historical city of Cartago. Here we visit the mysterious ruins of the old parish church and enjoy the beautiful Basilica of the Virgin of Los Angeles with its rich samples sculptures, statues and other works of art.