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"Poas Volcano
"Poas Volcano Doka Coffee Estate and Sarchi Arts and Craft""Situated in the middle of Poas Volcano National Park (Parque Nacional Volcán Poás) is the still-smoking and gurgling Poas Volcano. This majestic and imposing crater which stands at an elevation of 8900 feet (2713 meters) allows you to enjoy a magnificent view of the park’s 16
From $90.00
 
Combo Tour - Best of Costa Rica from San Jose
"Enjoy a drive by luxury air-conditioned coach from San Jose to begin your exciting Costa Rica adventure. Start your full-day trip with a complimentary breakfast and cup of authentic delicious Costa Rican coffee. Embark on an exhilarating mountain hike with your local guide and enjoy the gorgeous scenery before making your way to Doka Estate a 350-acre (141-hectare) coffee plantation. Tour the impressive estate and admire the surrounding rolling hills.Next venture to Poás Volcano National Park and marvel at the active volcano crater towering 8884 feet (2708 meters) above sea level. Escape into a world of tropical wildlife and scenery at La Paz Waterfall Gardens. Journey through the Hummingbird Garden and admire colorful butterflies at the Butterfly Observatory – one of the largest in the world sit back and relax on a scenic drive back to San Jose."""
From $129.00
 
"Doka Coffee Tour
"Immerse yourself in authentic Costa Rican culture on a guided tour through Doka coffee plantation. Witness the professionals at work as they cultivate harvest and roast coffee beans to perfection before enjoying your aromatic coffee and buffet lunch.After lunch admire the tropical landscape and sugar cane plantations as you arrive in the town of Grecia. Renowned for its famous steel church of the Lady of Mercy Grecia is rich in architectural beauty. The church is made entirely of pre-fabricated metal plates which have been painted red. A rare sight and a must-see while in Costa Rica. The magic of this tour continues with a visit to the country's artisan town of Sarchi
From $57.00

More Transportation in San José

Flying Busses Pt. 2

If you’re looking for a quick and easy way to get from place to place while in Costa Rica check out the internal flights. Air travel, on prop planes, is almost equivalent to bus travel in the country....
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Etoile2B
Mar 20, 2008

Flying Busses

If you’re looking for a quick and easy way to get from place to place while in Costa Rica check out the internal flights. Air travel, on prop planes, is almost equivalent to bus travel in the country....
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Etoile2B
Mar 19, 2008

Pavas International Airport

Pavas International Airport is the smaller of the two airports that serve the capitol city of San Jose. Pavas is definitely the smaller of the two. It’s major carrier is Nature Air, which flies,...
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Etoile2B
Mar 19, 2008

SJO International Airport

If you’re flying to Costa Rica, chances are you’ll be arriving into the capital city of San Jose. The majority of international flights depart and arrive from Juan Santamaria International Airport...
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Etoile2B
Mar 19, 2008

Visiting places

If you plan on vistiting the Irazu Volcano or anywhere outside San Jose rent a car to get there. The hotels in town charge $70-90 dollars per person for a tour but by all means don't do this. If you...
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VolsUT
Sep 07, 2007

Taxis

The city is very busy, but I would recommend taking a taxi. The prices were fair, but you must remember to ask the driver before he takes you anywhere how much it will cost. Otherwise, you may have to...
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hollycamille
Apr 21, 2005
 
 
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Things to Do Near San José

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Museo de los Niños

They drove us past the Children's Museum on the city tour. It wasn't one of the places that we went into. It looks a little like a castle and apparently it was originally a jail. Now the are 40 rooms...
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National Theater

This beautiful building (1500 capacity) is their pride and joy. It was built by the government in 1897 with money from coffee taxes, and no expense was spared. There is marble and gold plate...
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Top 5 San José Writers

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hollycamille

"San Jose"
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Assenczo

"Costa Rica's unconvincing gateway"
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VolsUT

"Nicer Than Most Centeral American Citites"
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chasdwes

"Costa Rica es muy bien!"
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zimmy69

"San Jose Costa Rica"
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