San Isidro El General Vacations
While it can be tempting to just kick back and relax when visiting San Isidro El General, remember, Central Pacific Coast's treasure-trove of natural sights, cities and towns are never more than a day trip away. Places within a relatively short distance of San Isidro El General are Ojochal, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north, and Coronado, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the north.
Approximately 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the north of San Isidro El General is Cartago, a regional city where you can visit Turrialba Volcano National Park, Parque Nacional Volcan Irazu and Our Lady of the Angels Basilica. Cartago has lots to offer travelers willing to explore a little deeper. Parque Nacional Tapanti and Monumento Nacional Guayabo are some of the other sights guaranteed to delight.
Watersports are a popular pastime here. Take the opportunity to go boating or surfing; Central Pacific Coast has some perfect spots for it.
Get a feel for the tastes in Central Pacific Coast by sampling a few local dishes. Pargo (red snapper) and ceviche (marinated raw fish) are some popular dishes for you to try.
At the end of your adventure in San Isidro El General, use the last of your colones on last minute keepsakes and bid a fond Adiós (farewell).