|• Total||10.08 km2 (3.89 sq mi)|
|Elevation||1,279 m (4,196 ft)|
|• Density||5,000/km2 (13,000/sq mi)|
Paraíso (Spanish pronunciation: [paɾaˈiso]) is a small city in Costa Rica, located 8 km southeast of Cartago. It is a tourist attraction due to its exceptionally beautiful surrounding locales. It was founded in 1823.
References[change | change source]
- "Paraiso, Cartago". Retrieved 2007-06-20.
- Columbia-Lippincott Gazetteer, 1952 Edition, p. 1428