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Half-Day San Jose Evening Bus Tour with Dinner and Pickup

Experience the sights, sounds, and flavors of San Jose on a 5-hour evening bus tour. Starting from your hotel, a comfortable double decker bus with onboard WiFi serves as your transportation for the evening. See over 25 of the city’s landmarks and stop for a bilingual guided tour at key locations, including the Metropolitan Cathedral. Enjoy an included dinner of local cuisine, before drop-off at your hotel.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Volunteer Program and Tour at Wildlife Rescue Center in Costa Rica

Spend a half day learning about local wildlife and conservation during this once-in-a-lifetime Costa Rican volunteer opportunity. Enjoy the lush landscapes just outside La Fortuna and have the chance to  observe some of the country's most exotic species. Prepare food, and help maintain the grounds as you learn about local wildlife from area experts. This 3.5-hour tour of the property is sure to be a memorable part of any Costa Rican adventure!
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Walking Tour of San Jose

Hang out with locals and enjoy the walking tour in San José. A great way to get immersed and learn more about Costa Rica’s capital, its history, iconic places and the “ticos” culture. Small groups.M-Sa 9:30AM and 3:00PMMeet at The National Theater of Costa RicaOur guides will be wearing a Yellow T-shirt
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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San Jose by Night with 3-course Dinner and Wine at a favorite local restaurant

Discover San Jose’s hidden delights with this unique evening tour of the Costa Rican capital. Wander through a maze of vendor stalls and to learn about staples of local cooking at the Central Market, and see the opulent National Theater and other architectural highlights on a twilight walking tour. Drive to the ritzy Paseo de la Luz the east side of San Jose well known for its gastronomy. Finish the night with a 3-course meal and wine pairings at a gourmet Costa Rican restaurant.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
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San Jose Walking Tour: Food, History and Architecture

Get a taste of San Jose’s culture and cuisine on this 3-hour walking tour. Explore Costa Rica’s capital accompanied by an expert guide and learn about the city’s history, architecture and flavor. Explore the produce stalls of two traditional markets and discover what makes Costa Rican coffee so delicious as you sample some local brews. The tour is capped at 12 people for a personalized small-group experience.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Rainforest Chocolate Tour from La Fortuna

Chocolate lovers flock to this incredible tour from La Fortuna that includes the sweetest rainforest experience and unearths the hidden secretes of local chocolate production. Visit a farm where cocoa is grown, processed and produced. This hands-on experience lets travelers eat as much chocolate as they want while learning about history, culture and traditions of this popular Costa Rican sweet.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Costa Rica Campesino Farm Tour

Experience the ‘pura vida’ of Costa Rica’s traditional farming lifestyle with this half-day nature and agriculture tour. Look for native wildlife like morpho butterflies and anteaters on a trek through a private rain forest reserve, and then tour fields of banana, yucca, vanilla, and other crops at a family-run farm. Taste the bounty of the land with a farm-fresh lunch of local, organic products prepared on a wood-burning stove.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sloth Watching Trail

You don’t need to venture deep into the rain forest to see Costa Rica’s spectacular wildlife on this guided nature walk in a La Fortuna nature center. On this tour, a guide accompanies you on an easy, kid-friendly walk through the forest, pointing out wildlife like sloths, birds, and tree frogs along the way.
  • Duration: 90 to 120 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 90 to 120 minutes
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Wildlife Safari Float Trip and Natural History Tour

A safari rafting tour on the Penas Blancas River provides ample opportunities to see Costa Rica’s wildlife like sloths, monkeys, and toucans in a super relaxing and accessible way. As you float down a calm portion of the river, your guide helps you notice animals and answers all your questions—a small-group tour means you have time and attention to chat.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Cultural San Jose City Sightseeing Guided Tour

While many visitors rush through San Jose, there's so much to explore in Costa Rica's capital. See the city’s best on a guided tour that introduces you to local history and culture, from ancient artifacts at the Precolumbian Gold Museum to modern paintings at the Costa Rican Art Museum and the splendor of the National Theater. Pick up some handmade souvenirs at a craft market, and get an overview of authentic Costa Rican cuisine with lunch at a restaurant.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Cinco Ceibas Combo Tour 3 in 1

Cinco Ceibas Combo Tour 3 in 1Includes 3 activities.Round Trip Transportation from Centrally hotels in San JoseGuide: A trained guide will take you on a trip of a life timeElevated Trail: Enjoy an easy one mile stroll among Costa Rica largest trees in a private reserve through primary rainforestKayak: Leisurely paddle down the Rio Cuarto . Enjoy the splendor of birds and trees.Horseback Riding: Spectacular views of distant mountains and volcanosLunch is optional.We recommend : light clothing , closed toes shoes.Departure time: 6:30 am at centrally San Jose Hotels.Drop off: same pick up placeDuration: 12.00 hrs.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
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Full day Kayaking and animals, birds watching tour at Arenal lake from San Jose

Full day Kayaking and animals, birds watching tour at Arenal lake with lunch included, we pick you up at your hotel in San Jose, Heredia or Alajuela
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Full Day Combo Kay Rica

Enjoy the adventure of the sarapiqui river, doing the rafting class II-III and uncover the little-known treasures of a rural community on a 3-hour insider walking and interactive tour with a our guide. - The tour starts at 9.30 am at our operation center in Chilamate, Sarapiquí.  - The best adventure on the river: Rafting class II-III in the morning. - Enjoy a delicious typical costarrican lunch with a refreshing natural drink.  - In the afternoon, explore a rural community and its people. Choosing 2 cultural options of 3.          * Leaf-Cutter Ants Tour / Eco-Organic & Sustainable Farm / Artisan shop tutorial.  - Small-group format ensures a personalized experience
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Bike near of San Jose at Mountain or city or combination of both

Bike near of San Jose at Mountain or city or combination of both you choose the location, we pick at hotels in San Jose, Alajuela, Heredia or Cartago
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Tour to the Curricancha Reserve in Monteverde, a paradise for birdwatchers from San José

Curi-Cancha is a paradise for birdwatchers. The resplendent Quetzal, the three-horned bellbird, the Motmot crowned with blue, the orange-bellied Trogon and many others are frequently seen. In fact, more than 200 species of birds that have their home in Curi-Cancha have been observed. The mammals most frequently seen include armadillo, coati, agouti, kinkajou, ocelot, two-toed sloth and three species of monkeys: the howler with the cape, the white-faced capuchin and the spider monkey.You will be picked up in the lobby of your Hotel in San Jose to drive about 3 hours to the Monteverde Reserve and enjoy of a delicious typical lunch for then starting your dream journey of approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes. What to bring: walk shoes, binoculars, waterproof coat and camera.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Tour to the Monteverde Reserve rainforest wildlife observation from San Jose

Enjoy an amazing walk through  Cloud Forest Monteverde trails Reserve, the largest Costa Rica protected areas, which is more than 10,415 hectares. As a tourist adventurer you can discover more than 500 mind-blowing species of orchids in the limbs of the large trees, while lianas, ferns, mosses and lichens fill the rest of the space.You will be picked up at the lobby of your Hotel in San Jose to drive about 3 hours to the Monteverde Reserve and enjoy of a delicious typical lunch for then starting your dream journey of approximately 3 hours and 30 minutes. What to bring: walk shoes, binoculars, waterproof coat and camera.Includes: Lunch
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Night walk wildlife observation and Reptile watching in Monteverde from San José

Night walk wildlife observation and Reptile watching in Santa Elena Monteverde from San JoséThis is one of the best tours in Santa Elena Monteverde to see wildlife; This tour begins at sunset time; This is when all the wildlife is very active, because all the diurnal animals are looking for for some place to sleep; and the nocturnal animals are beginning your activities. This is also a great experience because you will have the opportunity to listen and see very different animals that in the day The most common animals you will see are slot machines, coatis, agoutis, porcupines, gray fox, Tarantulas, frogs, some species of insects and many sleeping birds.
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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San Gerardo de Dota and Savegre river bird watching and nature guided cloud forest tour at Talamanca

The mountain town of San Gerardo de Dota sits in the Savegre River Valley, just south of San Jose. A popular bird watching destination, this area of virgin cloud forest is home to more than 170 native and migratory bird species. With this half-day tour, explore miles of forest trails and catch sight of many species of birds, including some rare and endangered species. Convenient hotel pickup and drop-off is included.
  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Private full day City Tour San Jose visit most interesting and cultural places

The sprawl of San Jose poses 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.
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Irazu, Orosi, Lankaster Gardens Tour

Enjoy from the Irazu Volcano an extraordinary panoramic view through the church Virgin of the Angels Basilica and Lankester Gardens that protects more than 800 species of orchids.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
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Rainforest Wildlife and Beach Combo

Your journey starts through the beautiful coastal highway to see gorgeous landscapes and stop in a bridge where you can see American Crocodiles swimming of taking a sunbath, all of it with an experienced and certified naturalist tour guide.Then go into the gorgeous Manuel Antonio National Park in where you will learn about the fantastic flora and fauna of the area while watching the wildlife that inhabits the park. If we are on a lucky day, you can see the white-faced monkeys and maybe some sighting of two-toed sloths.Then, enjoy a wonderful lunch in a beautiful restaurant and end with living the relaxation of a white sanded beach surrounded by rainforest.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
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Full-Day Monteverde Tour with Hanging Bridges and Reptiles

Experience Monteverde's famous biodiversity and cloud forest, even if you don't have time for an overnight stay. On this day trip from San Jose, get a close wildlife encounter without much effort on a ‘Skywalk’ along hanging bridges that criss-cross different levels of the rain forest, plus a reptile and amphibian viewing trail. The gentle pace is ideal for families with children and those who prefer a low-impact way to explore Costa Rica’s amazing bioreserve.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
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TOUR METROPOLITANO TOO MUCH MORE THAN A CITY TOUR SAN JOSÉ, HEREDIA

Duration: 7 hoursWe leave all the hotels in the metropolitan area, GAMIncludes: Guide, transport, lunch, entrance fees to museums and the national stadium.NEW TOUR IN COSTA RICA!!!
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Hot springs and Maleku Indigenous Reserve in Arenal la Fortuna from San José

Discover the culture of the Maleku Indigenous people and more on a 12-hour tour from San Jose. Observe the local language, medicine, daily life, and traditional dance in a respectful environment. After your visit, head to volcano heated hot springs where you can enjoy the benefits of the thermal waters. All-inclusive transportation from your hotel plus a provided lunch ensure that your enriching cultural experience is also stress-free
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
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