You can drive along the southern Interamericana highway junction, which is next to a gas station almost 30 Km from Cartago, then follow the tarmac road that turns off to the west heading towards Santa María de Dota for 10 Km, from here travel a further 7 km to San Marcos and then to San Pablo a further 4 Km. From here you can take several asphalt routes to return along the Interamericana highway via San Cristóbal, or you can drive along the north via San Gabriel, Frailes, Acosta, Aserri, Desamparados and then San José. This entire road is asphalt with very picturesque views and villages, very typical of our country.
Transportes Los Santos buses Ph (506) 2223-1002, arrive at Santa Maria de Dota, they depart from 16th Avenue, between 19th and 21st Street in San José, some pass by San Marcos de Tarrazú.
Soda El Junco. Elsa María Romero Leiva. In Jaboncillo. It is a family business; the building is rustic and picturesque, built with logs of oak and cedar wood. It was designed and built by the owners. The typical homemade menu, prepared with a log fired stove. La soda is ideal to have breakfast or lunch on the way to San Gerardo. How to arrive: Take the south Interamericana highway at the 80 kilometer point, take a right turn and travel along it for 1 Km. The soda is located on the left hand side.