Immerse yourself in the culture and history of the city. Starting in the Central Market, which is the only way to learn about the city’s food. Stroll the market with your local guide and get to know about uses of the roots, herbs, and fruit common in local cuisines, including ingredients that will play a role in your authentic Costa Rican dinner. After the market, we’ll make our way learning about the city’s history and anecdotes, as well as visiting one of the most architecturally beautiful buildings, the National Theatre, then with a walk through Morazán Park and we will visit Mr Sloth Coffee Shop to make el Morenito, one delicious coffee cocktail and try Golden Rush cocktail. We’ll continue to charm Barrio Amon, one the oldest neighborhoods. We'll be spending the rest of the evening at a favorite restaurant that specializes in wine and gourmet food. This cozy establishment offer the best in Costa Rican cuisine, a unique space that offers art, culture, history as well as fine dining.
You can choose in between two glasses of wine or one sangria or two beers
In the middle of the tour walk we will have a shopping break
Participate in making Tarrazu and Ochuwa Coffee Cocktails Classes and Tasting
Special Dinner 3 course meal at Silvestre Restaurant on Barrio Amon
Visit Central Market /Cathedral of San Jose/National Museum/Graffiti Way
Walking like a local around the Historical Center and beautiful neighborhoods like Otoya and Amon
What's Not Included
Also not included are additional food and drink beyond what is specified.
Transportation to and from the meeting point.
ADULT: Age: 12 - 76
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
Suitable for all physical fitness levels
Dress code: casual, close shoes.
Public transportation options are available nearby
I wish it could be 6 stars!
Outstanding guides, places and food. This tour of San Jose was so fun. I have done many, many tours around the world and this was one of the best. Dinner at the end was stellar!!
Would Do Again!
Ángel was an awesome tour guide. Funny, relatable, very personable and extremely knowledgeable. Loved the cocktails and the food!! Great experience! The rain sucked, but would do again!
A look at San Jose
This was the perfect way to get to know San Jose and it's culture. Daniel was the best. Its definitely worth your money! We did alot in 4 hours time and got to see the city in a way we would never have without a guide. Definitely 5 stars. Bring a sweater as it does get chilly.
An awesome bite of Costa Rica
The central market!! We loved the whole tour, from the history to the food. The Central Market was the best because we truly felt immersed being surrounded by true Costa Rica.
Angel was excellent! We learned a lot about Costa Rica, it’s history and culture! The drinks we tried were fun and the dinner meal was lovely!
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