Things to see and do - San José
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San José :
Unmissable tourist sites
San José Travel guide
San José : Michelin's recommendations
San José has all the trappings of a capital: skyscrapers, shopping, museums (Museo Nacional, Museo del Oro, Museo del Jade), and fine residences dating from the coffee boom of the 19C. Its two emblematic monuments are the magnificent post office and the sumptuous Teatro Nacional.
Hotels San José
Avenida Central Calles 7 y 9 CRI - San José
Located in the centre of San José, Hotel Balmoral offers modern rooms with air conditioning. It features a 24-hour reception, free Wi-Fi, a gym and a restaurant. Each bright, modern room at Hotel Balmoral has simple, attractive décor. There is cable..
Avenida Segunda Calle 3 CRI - San José
Prix Prices from : 85 $
Set in San José’s historic centre, Gran Hotel Costa Rica is housed in an impressive building dating from the 1930s. It offers classically decorated rooms, a spa and an à la carte restaurant. Each spacious room at Gran Hotel Costa Rica has attractive..
Calle 8 y Avenida 1 CRI - San José
Prix Prices from : 16 $
Hostel Gran Imperial is located in San José, just a 2-minute walk from the city’s Central Park. It has a shared terrace and kitchen, and free Wi-Fi is available throughout. The rooms here feature functional décor and come with a shared or private ba..
Leisure activities San José
Spend a day exploring one of Costa Rica's most beautiful attractions - Manuel Antonio National Park, on a guided full day tour from San Jose. With a stunning combination of beach, tropical forest and an abundance of flora and fauna, there is plenty t..
Enjoy scenic views as you travel to Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui for a riverboat trip and canopy adventure. Swinging through the treetops of the Central American rainforest gives you a unique perspective of Costa Rica! Your naturalist guide will pick..
If you don't have a great deal of time in Costa Rica, but want to see it all, this full day guided tour including breakfast and lunch is perfect. Some of the highlights include a visit to Poas Volcano, viewing the amazing waterfalls at La Paz Waterfa..