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San Jose City Tour

 San Jose

This San Jose city tour immerses you in the rich Costa Rican culture and history. Find joy in experiencing the beautiful museums and historical sites of San José.

 

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Don Juan Coffee Tour

 Monteverde

Learn all about the process of growing, picking, preparing and roasting coffee at a farm in one of the world's best coffee growing areas.

 

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El Trapiche Coffee Tour

 Monteverde

On the tour see the farm and learn about tilapia pond cultivation, plantations of bananas, plantains, arracache, macadamia, oranges, sugar cane and coffee.

 

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The Birds Nest Walking Tour

 San Jose

The Bird’s Nest Walking Tour is an entertaining and informative introductory tour with more than 40 stops. You’ll visit a variety of San Jose’s special galleries, historic sites, parks, buildings and public art fixtures.

 

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Irazu Volcano, Orosi Valley and Lankester Gardens

 San Jose

A trip to the spectacular Irazu volcano is combined with the lush scenery of the Orosi Valley and the gorgeous Lankester Gardens.

 

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Rainforest and Chocolate Adventure

 San Jose

Visit Tirimbina Rainforest Center and embark on the rainforest and Tirimbina Chocolate Adventure! Discover the wonders behind one of the world’s most tantalizing foods — chocolate! The cacao tree originated in Mesoamerica and has a rich and extraordinary history. En route to this amazing place, we will make a stop at La Virgen del Socorro (a private reserve). We’ll also lunch at the local restaurant owned by Doña Marielos.

 

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Animal Rescue Centre, Chocolate Lady and Waterfall

 Puerto Viejo or Cahuita

What could be better than a day playing with monkeys, learning how cacao become chocolate and hiking to a pristine waterfall? Three of our favorite local activities combined to make a truly memorable day on your vacation. No tour on Sundays.

 

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Uatsi Waterfall and Indigenous Reservation

 Puerto Viejo or Cahuita

Visit a beautiful waterfall, the indigenous cultural center and witness the chocolate making process.

 

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CariBeans Chocolate Forest Experience

 Puerto Viejo

One of our favorite tours in the Caribbean, the CariBeans Chocolate Forest Experience will leave your sweet tooth satisfied and your heart full.

 

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Nighttime Turtle Watching

 Puerto Viejo or Cahuita

Take the opportunity to travel through time and go back to the beginning of evolution, represented by the nesting of these live fossils. This is an unforgettable night walk along the Gandoca Beach

 

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Tortuguero Canal Wildlife Watching

 Puerto Viejo or Cahuita

See the Tortuguero Canal by boat on this day trip from Puerto Viejo or Cahuita! Your bilingual guide will pick you up at the reception of your hotel. This tour is also available in Spanish, German and French. In a comfortable mini-van we will first do a small city tour through Limon to learn about the Caribbean port city. We will then continue north of Limon city to the Tortuguero Canals.

 

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The Art of Craft Beer in San Jose

 San Jose

As it is in many places around the world, craft beer in San Jose is an ART! The interest of craft or homemade beer in Costa Rica has grown over the years thanks to the influence of the international beer market. With so many types of beer - from light beers and Lagers to Pilsners and dark beers - this tour is ideal for those who want to get a taste of a variety of different kinds

 

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Doka, Grecia and Sarchi

 San Jose

This relaxing and enjoyable tour takes you through coffee and sugar cane plantations to Grecia where you can see the famous metal church, and on to the arts & crafts factories of Sarchi.

 

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Santa Rosa National Park and Liberia City Tour

 Tamarindo

The Santa Rosa National Park is the most important monument in the dry forest of freedom after independence. “La Casona” is where in 1856 the Costa Rican army beat a group of filibusters that tried to conquer the whole central American territory.

 

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