The sprawl of San Jose poses a challenge for visitors who want to explore the capital but don?t have much time in Costa Rica. This private guided tour of San Jose provides an easy answer for time-strapped travelers by taking you to San Jose?s top sites in just a day. From the National Theatre of Costa Rica to a popular artisan market, you?ll get a sense of this city?s rich history and culture.
- Private San Jose city tour
- Visit a museum, theater, and market
- Tour is just with your guide and private group
- All transportation included for easy transit
What You Can Expect
Private full day City Tour San Jose visit most interesting and cultural places with a guide, we pick you up at your hotel in San Jose, Alajuela or Heredia.
We start the tour with your pick up at the hotel, to get into the San Jose City. First, we will visit some museum with art and cultural information about Costa Rica. First we will visit the La Salle Museum,?it??has more than 70,000 pieces on display, with paleontology sections, magnificent replicas of large dinosaurs and specimens of fossils of primitive animals, geology, fossil specimens, rocks and minerals malacology, collection of shells and mollusks, has more than 14,000 specimens of some 5,000 species, invertebrates. Gather diverse material such as sponges, corals, scorpions, spiders, insects etc. Ornithology, the most varied birds in a collection of more than 1,400 specimens. Entomology, the best collection of butterflies and the largest in the country with 9,000 specimens, about 1,200 species, marine, and freshwater fish, reptiles (crocodiles, iguanas, turtles, snakes), mammals (more than 400 specimens) and different species preserved.
Then we will visit National Theater of Costa Rica: The National Theater is a building of historicist architecture completed in the year of 1897. It is considered one of the most important buildings in national history, and the main architectural jewel of the city of San Jos?. Its construction holds a profound significance given that it represents the decision of the Costa Rican at the time of taking action and economic stability (brought by the coffee harvest) and politics of the time in which it was built.
We will have a typical Costa Rica lunch at one of the more recognized and popular restaurants in San Jose, to go after this at the most?colorful place, the market of souvenir.?It is a market with the history that was founded in 1994 and has become one of the tourist attractions of the city of San Jos?, a place where numerous artisans who offer their unique handicrafts, such as ceramic pieces, meet. , jewelry, articles made of leather, paintings, traditional clothing, wood carvings, glass among many other items that can be seen and bought to take a good memory.
Then we will visit some Costa Rica’s monuments very representatives for its culture.
- Entrance fees
- Local taxes
- National Park fees
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Walking tour
- DVD (available to purchase)
- Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
- Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
- A moderate amount of walking is involved
- Wheelchair accessible
You can present either a paper or mobile ticket for this activity.
Local operator information
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We will pick you up at Hotel in San Jose, Heredia, Alajuela or Cartago
7 hours (approx.)