3 days in San Jose & Escazu Itinerary

3 days in San Jose & Escazu Itinerary

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3 days in San Jose & Escazu Itinerary

Escazu
Drive:  30​min
San Jose
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
Escazu
— Few hours
Escazu

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San Jose

San Jose ©
A trip to San Jose, the capital, commercial center, and cultural hub of Costa Rica, gives you a chance to experience the lively atmosphere and rich cultural past of this vibrant country.
On the 12th (Thu), let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, get engrossed in the history at National Museum (Museo Nacional), and then make a trip to Mercado Nacional de Artesanias. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Precolumbian Gold Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Jade Museum, and then stroll through Parque La Sabana.

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Escazu to San Jose is an approximately half hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 79°F in October, and nighttime lows around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Escazu.

Things to do in San Jose

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National Museum (Museo Nacional) ©
National Museum (Museo Nacional)
River Rafting & Tubing
Precolumbian Gold Museum ©
Precolumbian Gold Museum

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Escazu

Escazu ©
Escazú, officially San Miguel de Escazú, is the capital city of the canton of Escazú in the province of San José in Costa Rica. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): look for gifts at J.LANG Atelier & Showroom, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Refugio Herpetologico de Costa Rica, then take a stroll through Multiplaza, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

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Escazu is just a short distance from San Jose. In October in Escazu, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Escazu

#Shopping, #Neighborhoods, #Parks

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Refugio Herpetologico de Costa Rica
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J.LANG Atelier & Showroom ©
J.LANG Atelier & Showroom
Refugio Herpetologico de Costa Rica ©