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San Jose Urban Adventures: Tours & Tickets

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San Jose Urban Adventures offers day walking tours with a local expert guide in San Jose. In only a few hours, you’ll uncover back streets and hidden gems as you step into the lives of locals, find out what makes the city tick, and get acquainted...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
San Jose 612-1250, Costa Rica
+506 4000 5730
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This tour was great! Gladys was my guide and she was full of interesting information and insights about the market and city. She was really awesome! And the dinner and wine at the end was lovely! I would definitely recommend it!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank breemac
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was an amazing experience and a must for experiencing San Jose. It includes the Central Market, the Culture Plaza, the National Theatre, main post office, and largest church in San Jose And more. We are staying with local family and this experience was still...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Kate M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Angel was an exceptional guide, he answered all the questions we had and gave us a full tico experience. He even recommended a few things for us after so we could continue our experience beyond the tour. He was easy going, friendly and genuinely seemed...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend! Lots of fun, very informative. Many tourists go through San Jose on the way to forest or coast-but do this first to experience real Costa Rican city life.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Explorer427122
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ernesto was a great tour guide. I would recommend taking this tour. As I said, Ernesto was great, and I'd recommend the tour.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Traveler484762638499
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Vinico a lovely, informative local guy picked us up on foot at our hotel out of the city centre. We caught a local bus into town and met up outside the central market with another couple also taking the tour. Vinnie was an enthusiastic host...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with my family in May. It was an enjoyable experience. I especially loved the sangria at the last restaurant. Would highly recommend. Remember to wear comfortable shoes as you are walking a lot.

Thank gmena
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was a great tour, i could know the real life in Costa Rica, taste all the fruits, watch the colors..... i went with my family and was a very good experience. Prepare your camera there are many things to photograph, at the end you could...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Flor T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My dad (retired) and I found ourselves an additional day in San Jose and did this trip to fill the day, neither of us are big museum fans so this was the alternative to go to the jade / gold museum. We were here in...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank gidarossouw
Rock U, Manager at San Jose Urban Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello this is a tour where the walking is minimum but at the end all what you see is just incredible, churches four in total all of them different, market, travel on bus to the mountains, great mountain restaurant and mask maker work shop and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was a solo traveler that took this tour on 9/19 at 11:30a. It was an amazing experience! I was the only person on the tour so it felt more personal. Not only was this my first time in Costa Rica it was my first...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from crga_13 | Property representative |
Hello Kasandra. We have different tour options. Most of our tours are half day, for example, our sights and bites tour stars around 8 AM and ends before 11 AM. If you need a specific quotation or want more information... More