4 days in San Jose Itinerary

4 days in San Jose Itinerary

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San Jose

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A trip to San Jose, the capital, commercial center, and cultural hub of Costa Rica, gives you a chance to experience the lively atmosphere and rich cultural past of this vibrant country.
Get outdoors at La Paz Waterfall Gardens and River Rafting & Tubing. Visit Our Lady of the Angels Basilica (Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Los Angeles) and Metropolitan Church (Catedral Metropolitana) for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Jose: Frogs Heaven (in Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui) and Chocolatería Sibú (in San Isidro). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Multiplaza, explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte Costarricense, and take an in-depth tour of Jade Museum.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our San Jose itinerary builder.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Tobias Bolanos International Airport, Juan Santamaria International Airport and Limon International Airport. In September in San Jose, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Jose

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Frogs Heaven, Multiplaza, Jardins da Cachoeira de La Paz, Santuario Nacional Nuestra Senora de Los Angeles, Chocolatería Sibú
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Museo Nacional De Costa Rica ©
Museo Nacional De Costa Rica
Jade Museum ©
Jade Museum

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