San José is a beautiful city full of contrasts. Although small in extension, it offers plenty of museums, parks and interesting areas where you can witness some of the legacy left by early 20th Century architecture. During this visit to the country’s capital city, you will be able to observe the lifestyle of its people, important activity zones like the Court District and the Congress, important residential areas like Rohrmoser, the beautiful Metropolitan Park at La Sabana. You will visit some of San Jose’s most important landmarks like Costa Rica’s National Theatre, a real jewel that holds one of the 10 most beautiful ceilings around the world.
Your San Jose tour continues along local roads towards the Mercado Central (Central Market). Seeing the diverse sites of these markets will help you get to know the country and its rich history and on this tour. There’s no better place to experience local cuisine than the Central Market, a 120-year old building full to the brim with typical Costa Rican food and drinks. The Mercado Central is an experience that no visitor should miss, and with a local guide by your side you’ll learn about all the secrets behind this San Jose treasure. The Central Market will be the last stop on this San Jose tour, and by the end you’ll taste a great Costa Rican coffee.
Available on this voyage in 2017/18:
Exploring the Land of the Inca
Available on the following voyages in 2018/19: