Museo Juan Santamaría
Situated in a century-old structure that has served as both a jail and an armory, this museum chronicles Costa Rican history from early...
To the east of Parque Central is this 19th-century cathedral, which suffered severe damage in the 1991 earthquake. The hemispherical...
The shady Parque Central is a pleasant place to relax beneath the mango trees, or people-watch in the evenings.
Estadio Morera Soto
The perennial Costa Rican soccer champions, Alajuela’s own La Liga, play at the Estadio Morera Soto at the northeast end of town on...
Offering the best Tex-Mex in the country, this popular, 11-table spot will introduce some much-needed spice into your diet. The simple...
Xandari Resort Hotel & Spa · interesting places nearby
If you want to impress a date, you can’t go wrong at this elegant restaurant with incredible views. The menu is a mix of Costa Rican and international, with plenty of vegetarian options. The restaurant utilizes the resort's homegrown organic produce, supplemented by locally grown organic produce whenever possible – making for tasty and feel-good gourmet meals.