8 days in San Jose Itinerary

8 days in San Jose Itinerary

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San Jose
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San Jose

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Catarata Del Toro Adventures and Center for Tropical Agricultural Research and Education (CATIE). Step off the beaten path and head to Toucan Rescue Ranch and Monte de la Cruz. Change things up with these side-trips from San Jose: El Toledo Coffee Tour (in Atenas), La Paz Waterfall Gardens (in Vara Blanca) and Poas Volcano (in Poas Volcano National Park). Pack the 15th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Rainforest Adventures. The adventure continues: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, relax in the rural setting at Villa Vanilla / Rainforest Spices, identify plant and animal life at Bosque de la Hoja, and explore the world behind art at Precolumbian Gold Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the San Jose holiday planner .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Tobias Bolanos International Airport, Juan Santamaria International Airport and Limon International Airport. In February, daytime highs in San Jose are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Jose

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Heredia, Poas Volcano, El Toledo Coffee Tour, Toucan Rescue Ranch, La Paz Waterfall Gardens
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