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I wouldn't take a whole day to go here. However, I would definitely make it part of a trip. If you're going to see the Irazu volcano or maybe go hiking in Prusia, then you definitely have to make a stop and visit this Sanatorio...More
When our children found out that we would be going to Cartago and staying overnight, they insisted on visiting the sanatorio. They were sure there would be ghosts and spirits around as their classmates had told them about. While we didn't experience and ghosts or...More
You can add this destination if you go to the Irazu Volcano and surrounded attractions. It could take you about 2 hours but of course it depends how fast you want to see it. It is to believe one of the most haunted places in...More
El Sanatorio used to be an old hospital for Tuberculosis patients. This place is amazing, but spooky at the same time, there are old legends that say you can see noons walking around taking care of children in this place. This is near Irazu Volcano,...More
is basically a mandatory stop if you visit Volcan Irazu. spooky bulding, and you can take amazing pictures there. weekends is overcrowled. it needs better services. maybe guides that can tell the story.
Amazing! Arrived early in the morning and able to be the only group on the grounds. The building are all kept very clean and there is a lot to see and places to walk through. Interesting history and very beautiful & peaceful fields/landscape. Wishing we...More
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You need to know the historical background to appreciate this place, otherwise, it's an old/abandoned building. The place is huge and you can walk around and even bring your own meal but unless you know what happened there... More
You need to know the historical background to appreciate this place, otherwise, it's an old/abandoned building. The place is huge and you can walk around and even bring your own meal but unless you know what happened there, you might or might not enjoy the walk.