Top things to do

Waterfall in Grecia

Las Cataratas de Los Chorros

About 7km southeast of Grecia, north of Tacares and Flores, are two gorgeous waterfalls and a swimming hole surrounded by shaded areas and picnic tables. It’s a popular spot for weekending couples. Look for the sign…
Church in Grecia

Catedral de la Mercedes

At the heart of town you’ll find the incredibly quaint Catedral de la Mercedes, a red metal structure that was prefabricated in Belgium and shipped to Costa Rica in 1897 – and resembles a gingerbread church. It has …
Cafe in Grecia

Café Delicias

For rich coffee drinks, cinnamon rolls, sandwiches and light meals – as well as free wi-fi – hit this enjoyable spot near the southwestern corner of Parque Central.
Bridge in Grecia

Rock Bridge

About 5km south of Grecia, a bend in the road leads to an 18th-century rock bridge connecting the hamlets of Puente de Piedra and Rincón de Salas. Locals say that the only other rock bridge like this is in China, an…
Supermarket in Grecia

Supermercado Palí

Decent grocery store.