Whichever way you see it, San Jose offers plenty of excitement for the first time and returning visitor alike.
Spend day one orienting yourself to the city. Sign up for a city tour to get an overview of the city’s top sightseeing spots and attractions. Grab lunch at one of the many quaint Tico eateries that dot the city and then head over to the private adventure park to ride the Aerial Tram Atlantic.
San Jose is the gateway to Costa Rica’s many beaches, rainforests, national parks and volcanoes. Embark on a sailing expedition passing the dense jungles of the Tortuguero National Park and witness what is one of the few remaining nesting sites of the gigantic green turtle.
Visit some of San Jose’s cultural heritage as captured in its museums and galleries. If you’re there for the night, be sure to join the party for the city has a very vibrant nightlife.