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Britt Coffee Tour from San Jose with lunch. Private Tour

Britt Coffee Tour from San Jose with lunch. Private Tour

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Coffee lovers, get your fix on a tour of the Café Britt plantation including private transfers from your San Jose hotel. Learn the history of this famous Costa Rican export, and see firsthand how coffee beans are cultivated, roasted, and transformed into fragrant elixir with a behind-the-scenes look at the farm and processing facilities. Browse products at the Britt factory store, order a freshly brewed drink from the coffee bar, and enjoy a buffet lunch from the plantation’s own restaurant.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD150.00
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USD150.00
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Day Trip from San Jose to Sloths & other wildlife Rescue Center
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Day Trip from San Jose to Sloths & other wildlife Rescue Center

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Get out of the city and experience Costa Rica’s rich wildlife heritage with this half day private tour to the Toucan Rescue Ranch. What started out as a rescue facility for toucans has expanded to include other charismatic species such as sloths, monkeys, parrots, and owls. Learn all about them from the dedicated staff committed to their care.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD150.00
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USD150.00
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Poas Volcano & La Paz Waterfalls Gardens Private Tour

Poas Volcano & La Paz Waterfalls Gardens Private Tour

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This tour start from your hotel in San Jose. You will transferred to Poas Volcano, about 75 minutes from San Jose. Once at the park, you will be able to admire the crater from a beautiful lookout point not too far from the main park’s entrance. At this point you will be allow to stay for about 30 minutes due the volcanic activity. Following the visit to the volcano you will continue to La Paz Waterfalls Gardens. On arrival, enjoy the park attractions with our naturalist tour guide. La Paz Waterfall Gardens is the #1 Most Visited Privately Owned Ecological Attraction in Costa Rica featuring the best hiking near San José, the most famous waterfalls in Costa Rica, animal sanctuary with over 100 species of animals, and an environmental education program, five waterfalls, cloud forest and rain forest. A great buffet lunch is included in this tour before the return to your hotel.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD245.00
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USD245.00
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Arrival Private Transfer: San Jose Airport SJO to Puntarenas by Minivan

Arrival Private Transfer: San Jose Airport SJO to Puntarenas by Minivan

Why spend your precious time waiting in long shuttle or taxi lines. Avoid the language barrier and currency exchange. Travel in style from  San Jose Juan Santarmaría SJO  International Airport to your hotel in Puntarenas by private vehicle, and reach your final destination relaxed and refreshed.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD106.21
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USD106.21
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Crocodile Safari Expedition & Carara National Park. Private Tour

Crocodile Safari Expedition & Carara National Park. Private Tour

Your breath-taking, adventure begins with a pickup from your hotel and a relaxing private drive through the wonderful Costa Rican countryside. After 90 minutes’ drive from San Jose, you will arrive to Tarcoles River. The Tarcoles River is home to one of the world’s largest crocodile populations in the wild and they are very easy to admire during our 90 minutes boat tour. Get up-close with American crocodiles of all sizes, and observe an abundance of beautiful exotic birds! Enjoy spectacular rainforest scenery and cruise through dense mangrove forest canals. Spot jungle wildlife such as iguanas, lizards, and monkeys. After the tour, enjoy a delicious typical lunch and explore the souvenir store. Continuing our tour, a short drive to Carara National Park will allow us to get deep inside the rainforest in this unique ecosystem, where many beautiful wildlife species are common to see such as the Scarlet macaw, monkeys, snakes, armadillos and more.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD199.00
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USD199.00
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San Jose City Tour with lunch. Private Tour

San Jose City Tour with lunch. Private Tour

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San Jose is the cultural capital of Costa Rica and boasts a rich and varied history. Get acquainted with the city’s charms on a private tour, featuring a customizable itinerary of must-see attractions and private transportation through the city’s maze of trafficked avenues.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD135.00
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USD135.00
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San Jose Bike & Bites Ride

San Jose Bike & Bites Ride

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San José is characterized by its Spanish colonial buildings, Victorian mansions, and rich historical sites. This zero-emission bike tour allows you to see the city up close, avoid car traffic, and cruise through San José’s vibrant neighborhoods—past notable buildings, parks, and squares. Your guide navigates through the city and provides useful background information as you stop to appreciate local highlights.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD41.56
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USD41.56

Private day tour to Rio Celeste all inclusive.
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Private day tour to Rio Celeste all inclusive.

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Enjoy some of the most beautiful attractions in Costa Rica on this private full-day excursion to the Tenorio Volcano National Park. Visit the highlights of the Rio Celeste area, including the Rio Celeste waterfall and the Blue Lagoon. If you wish, you will have the opportunity to swim in the Rio Celeste. Receive personalized attention from your guide and enjoy tons of wonderful sights in just one day.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD197.00
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USD197.00

Doka Café, Poas Volcano and La Paz Waterfall Garden

Doka Café, Poas Volcano and La Paz Waterfall Garden

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NOTE The total stay within the Poás Volcano National Park will be 40 minutes: 10 minutes on the walk to the viewpoint of the crater, 20 minutes on the lookout point and 10 minutes on the exit walk. There is no access to the Botos Lagoon and in case of fog, there is no extra waiting time as in the past.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD150.00
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USD150.00

La Paz Waterfalls

La Paz Waterfalls

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This day we will leave your Hotel for the Poás de Alajuela area, we will make a stop for a brief explanation about our golden grain, the coffee where we will stop to see the coffee bushes, also having the opportunity to take a photograph of the Ventral Valley and from the coffee plantation. We will continue the tour through fern, flower and strawberry crops. .
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD98.00
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USD98.00

Dinner + Typical Show in the best viewpoint of the City

Dinner + Typical Show in the best viewpoint of the City

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Spend an evening enjoying a delicious dinner while taking in panoramic views of San José. As you dine, enjoy typical Costa Rican entertainment, including a folkloric dance and comedy show, and learn about the country's history and culture. The buffet-style dinner includes two alcoholic beverages, such as wine or beer.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD88.32
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USD88.32

Arrival Private Transfer San Jose Airport SJO to San Jose City by Minivan

Arrival Private Transfer San Jose Airport SJO to San Jose City by Minivan

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Why spend your precious time waiting in long shuttle or taxi lines. Avoid the language barrier and currency exchange. Travel in style from  San Jose Juan Santarmaría SJO  International Airport to your hotel in San Jose City Center by private vehicle, and reach your final destination relaxed and refreshed.
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  • 27 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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USD31.24
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USD31.24
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San Jose Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

San Jose Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

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Get to know the city through the eyes of a passionate local. With no set itinerary, you can customize the tour or leave it up to the local for an insightful introduction to the city. Make travel about the people you meet not just the places you see. With our walking tours, you’ll skip the mundane historical tours and discover the city through a local’s eyes. Experience a tour that will transform the way you travel to make it as much about the people you meet, as it is the places you see. Our local guides (Lokafyers) are passionate about their city and eager to share their knowledge and perspective. Since Lokafyers are not professional guides and tour occasionally, they provide an experience that’s authentic and personal, like a friend showing you around their city. By the end of the tour, you'll feel comfortable navigating the city and confident that you have all the information you need to make the most of your stay.
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  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD30.00
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USD30.00
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San Jose City Tour

San Jose City Tour

Make your stay in San Jose more than just a jumping-off point with this half-day city tour showcasing the history and culture of the Costa Rican capital. Skip the stress of public transit and let a driver and guide zip you around town to major landmarks like the ornate National Theatre, Gold Museum, Metropolitan Cathedral, and more.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD101.82
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USD101.82

14-hour Trip getting off the beaten path anywhere in Costa Rica on 4x4 car

14-hour Trip getting off the beaten path anywhere in Costa Rica on 4x4 car

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Go off the beaten path on this all-day 4x4 adventure from San Jose. This excursion, designed for up to 4 passengers, can be customized to your preferences, including traveling to Guanacaste to visit the beaches or heading to Ballena Park to spot whales and dolphins and to snorkel. The drivers can suggest places to see and where to eat.
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  • 13 to 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD420.00
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USD420.00
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Arenal Volcano and Baldi Hot Spring

Arenal Volcano and Baldi Hot Spring

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This tours is super beautiful, you know a lot about nature, its people, its Volcano, which is a wonder and from afar you can see its hot springs and its nature is impressive The views of the Arenal volcano and the lava drains that I leave in its last expolition and then the hot springs for your rest and your good meals is a tours of great peace and tranquility
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD150.00
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USD150.00

Chocolate Tour in the Rainforest & Hanging Bridge. Private Tour

Chocolate Tour in the Rainforest & Hanging Bridge. Private Tour

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Learn about the chocolate industry in Costa Rica on this private 7-hour tour from San Jose. You'll visit Tirimbina, a private biological reserve in the rain forest and take a guided hike across a suspension bridge to a cacao plantation. Get an intimate look at the chocolate-making process, from fruit to chocolate bar. Lunch is included.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD199.00
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USD199.00
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3-Days Tortuguero National Park Walking & Canoe Tour Eco Adventure
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3-Days Tortuguero National Park Walking & Canoe Tour Eco Adventure

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Explore Tortuguero National Park in depth during a 3-day tour from San Jose that includes accommodation and transportation to this remote wilderness destination on Costa Rica’s Caribbean coast. Travel by car and boat with a guide who shows you through the canals and rivers of Toruguero, and where you might spot Atlantic green turtles, monkeys, and other wildlife. This all-inclusive tour takes care of the logisitcs so you can have fun.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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USD415.00
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USD415.00

Flight Over Poas & Irazu Volcanoes. 1 hour flight. Private Tour

Flight Over Poas & Irazu Volcanoes. 1 hour flight. Private Tour

Hop aboard a Cesna 206 for a private flight over San Jose, Poas Volcano National Park, and the Irazu Volcano. You and your group of up to four passengers will get the chance to take fantastic photos as you fly high over the volcanoes while your pilot provides live commentary.
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  • 2 hours
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USD475.00
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USD475.00
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Private ATV Tour from San Jose Enjoy jungle, Beach, River Paths and Ocean Views

Private ATV Tour from San Jose Enjoy jungle, Beach, River Paths and Ocean Views

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With its sandy shores, lush rainforest, and mountain backdrop, Jaco Beach is a scenic destination for a road trip. On this tour, travel from San Jose in a comfortable air-conditioned minivan, look out for crocodiles along the Tarcoles River, then set out to explore on a 4x4 quad bike (ATV). Drive along forest trails, hop off to visit a natural waterfall and ocean viewpoints, and stroll along the beach.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD175.00
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USD175.00

3-Days Tortuguero-Tabacon Resort Arenal Volcano-Manuel Antonio

3-Days Tortuguero-Tabacon Resort Arenal Volcano-Manuel Antonio

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Explore three of Costa Rica's most incredible national parks in just three days with this tour. You'll spend time hiking in Arenal Volcano National Park, traversing the canals and rivers at Tortuguero National Park, and hanging out at the beaches in Manuel Antonio National Park. For added convenience and comfort, all accommodation, transportation, and meals are included.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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USD645.00
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USD645.00

Beach Break Day in Pacific Ocean. Private Tour from San Jose

Beach Break Day in Pacific Ocean. Private Tour from San Jose

This is a great tour that you can take from our capital City San Jose Costa Rica. This great Beach Day is the perfect option if you don´t have so much time in San Jose, Costa Rica After a 90 minutes drive from San Jose, get to famous Jaco Beach. This is one of the most popular destinations for high-end residents in the Central Valley, looking on weekends, for Sun and Sea. Boasting spectacular beachfront views and a relaxing tropical atmosphere, Jaco Beach offers many options for all. Once at Jaco Beach enjoy a City Tour by the main avenue and visit some of the souvenir stores if you are looking for that special gift before to get into a small and cozy hotel, located right in front of the beach and with nice facilities including swimming pool, lobby bar, restaurant & beach club. Our Beach Break at Jaco Beach includes 5 hours at the hotel, use of the swimming pool, beach club, towels, lunch and afternoon coffee.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD199.00
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USD199.00
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Private Tapas, Traditional Masks and Escazu Visit from San Jose

Private Tapas, Traditional Masks and Escazu Visit from San Jose

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Enjoy an insider’s perspective of San Jose on this half-day city walking tour. Accompanied by an expert guide, you’ll get a sense of daily life in the Costa Rican capital as you ride public transportation, stop by a beautiful local park and visit the artisan workshop of a third-generation craftsman. Taste local flavors while you browse stalls at the historic Central Market, savor a traditional lunch at an 80-year-old inn and learn to make tortillas.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD90.00
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USD90.00
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Costa Rica Highlights 8D/7N Vacation Package

Costa Rica Highlights 8D/7N Vacation Package

Enjoy with us some of the best Costa Rica destinations, tours and experiences with this unique vacation package specially designed for nature lovers and adventurous people looking for an unforgettable experience in Costa Rica This vacation package includes 8 days and 7 nights in high quality hotels, exclusive tours, meals listed in itinerary, professional naturalist tour guides, all entrance fees, deluxe transportation service and the visit the beautiful following Costa Rican destinations: San Jose, Tortuguero National Park, Arenal Volcano, Tortuga Island & La Paz Waterfall Gardens.
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  • 8 days
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USD1,899.00
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