The classic little Costa Rican village of Turrubares is located in the 11th district of Alajuela, just 15 minutes away from the Juan Santamaria international airport, close to the new motorway on the road to the pacific coast. It offers a variety of services, like a choice of supermarkets, shops, schools and a bank.
With an altitude of 638 meters, it enjoys an wonderful climate all year round, said to be one of the best of the world, Atenas, a little town that is just a few minutes away, is actually famous for having the best climate of the world! This makes it an excellent location, close to the city, airport and less than an hour away from the Pacific Coast, while offering prices that are more than affordable, compared with those find closer to the capital.
The Río Grande has an electricity generating damn near the little town of La Garita. The region produces coffee, sugar cane, corn, vegetables and beef .
Turrubares is an excellent choice for those who favor a quiet country life style, a clean and healthy life style, the most awesome views and a multitude of hiking trails to explore! It has all you need for simple and natural life within a beautiful countryside.