San Jose City Tour with National Theatre and Gold Museum

Tours & Sightseeing in San José

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Spend the afternoon exploring and learning about San Jose's main sights and attractions together with a local guide.
Starting on the East side of San José, the first thing you will see is Democracy Plaza, the National Museum, the National Court, Los Yoses, San Pedro Mall, Hispanidad Fountain and the Rodrigo Facio Campus on the University of Costa Rica. After you have seen the capital’s main attractions, the first stop will be at the impressive Pre-Columbian Gold Museum and the beautiful National Theater where you will have a guided visit tour through these cultural gems. After the visit, the tour continues to the western section of San Jose: La Sabana Metropolitan Park(first International Airport in Costa Rica), Costa Rican Contemporary Art Museum , the National Gymnasium, the Comptroller’s office, the residential area in Rohrmoser, the Nunciatura, the Nobel Peace Prize Winner and Republic President Oscar Arias Sanchez’s home, the Rohrmoser Boulevard and Pavas section. At the end of the tour, you will have the opportunity of visiting an interesting shopping place where you will be able to buy souvenirs from your visit to San Jose. On Sundays, the National Theater is closed so you will only be able to see it from the outside.

What’s included

  • Transportation
  • Tour guide
  • Gold museum
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Gratuities


  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Fully narrated tour
  • Led by a local guide