For the town of Grecia, the reason, which is located at an altitude of one kilometer and 45 km from the capital of Costa Rica, San Jose, ca.
In fact, reputed as the cleanest city in the country but in the whole of Latin America! The city was named by the first inhabitants of the in honor of the ancient Greek civilization, which until today is a point of reference.
The natural scenery is exquisite with lush green hills and fields of coffee surrounding it. Highlight of the small town of 16.000 inhabitants, but is visited by several tourists is the impressive church, Iglesia de la Nuestra SeÃ±ora de las Mercedes.