A tour in San Jose is not complete without a visit to the National Theatre.

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San Jose Food Tour: Farm to Table

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4 hour food tour in San Jose. Read More
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San Jose Welcome Package 3D/2N

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3 day cultural, religious and historic sites trip visiting San Jose in Costa Rica. Read More
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Costa Rica Adventure

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16 day wildlife tour through San Jose, Quepos, Monteverde and 4 other destinations in Costa Rica. Read More
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Cartago Bike & Train Tour

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6 hour bicycle trip through San Jose and Cartago. Read More
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The Art of Craft Beer in San Jose

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Highly recommended. A great way to experience the city.
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Full day in Manuel Antonio from San Jose

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On this day trip you will visit Manuel Antonio National Park, Punta Arenas and San Jose. Read More
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San Jose By Night: Food and Culture

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This tour exceeded our expectations and was made most memorable by our guide Jurgen, and our driver, ...
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Tortuguero One Day Tour

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12 hour wildlife tour through San Jose and Tortuguero National Park. Read More
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  • Age Range5 to 79 years old
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Poas Volcano - La Paz Waterfalls Private Tour

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On this day trip you will visit San Jose, La Paz Waterfall and Poas Volcano. Read More
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Tropical Rainforest and Chocolate Adventure

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Excellente tour to Tirimbina -yummy chocolate tour to see and taste the production of chocolate from ...
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San Jose Bites and Sights Tour

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This was an excellent tour. We got our exercise plus a lot of good information on local San Jose sit ...
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Arenal Volcano & Monteverde Cloud Forest

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Rafting from San Jose to Arenal

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10 hour adventure trip in San Jose. Read More
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Eco Adventure Trip in Costa Rica (Best seller!)

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San Jose Tour Reviews

5 - Excellent
Based on 226 customer reviews
Picking up highlights of rainforest Reviewed Tour: Best of Costa Rica
5 - Excellent
  • Anonymous
  • From Japan
  • At 06 Jan 2020
“All programs are set properly and each part of program is very punctual.
We enjoyed to see many wildlife and plants throughout the tour.
Tortuguero, Arenal, and Monteverde, each place varies of their weather, landscape, animals, and plants. So it is interesting to see these diferences.”
Average Reviewed Tour: Naturally Costa Rica
3 - Average
  • Alberto Matos
  • From Portugal
  • At 28 Dec 2019
“Average”
Excellent Reviewed Tour: Private Arenal Volcano Hanging Bridges & Hot Springs
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  • Georgios Fotopoulos
  • From Greece
  • At 24 Dec 2019
“Excellent”

San Jose - Tour Highlights and Travel Tips

Tour Highlights

  • Teatro Nacional, or the National Theater, is an opulent building located at the central square called Plaza del Cultura. It hosts a variety of theater performances, concerts and other cultural events.
  • Jade Museum, located in a modern, architecturally distinct building, holds an impressive collection of pre-Columbian artefacts made using this semi-precious stone.
  • Situated in downtown San Jose, the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum treasures over a thousand gold, ceramic and stone artefacts made by various groups who have inhabited present-day Costa Rica.
  • La Sabana Metropolitan Park is a breathtaking urban green space that sprawls for 72 acres. It is the perfect place to unwind away from the capital’s hectic traffic.
  • San Jose is also a great starting destination for day trips in the wider region. Coffee plantations, historical cities and volcanos can be visited within an hour's drive from the main city center. 

Travel Tips

  • If you truly want to soak up the vibrant ambient of the Costa Rican capital, head over to the Barrio Amon, an area nestled north of Plaza Espana. In this historic neighborhood, you will have an opportunity to see picturesque mansions in various architectural styles, some of which in recent years have been converted into boutique shops, restaurants and hotels.
  • Even though downtown San Jose is best explored on foot, the chaotic traffic makes it hard for tourists to get around. Pedestrians generally do not have the right of way, so you should be careful when crossing the street and always watch out for reckless cars and scooters.
  • The Costa Rican capital enjoys warm temperatures year-round, however, if you want to experience the city without worrying about rain, plan your visit during the dry season, which lasts from mid-December to April.