The province of San José is situated in the heart of the country. The city of San José is the capital.
The temperate climate has been called perfect, and it is another reason this area has drawn so many people to the city and surrounding foothills.
San José’s architectural gem is the National Theatre, opened in 1987. This Neoclassical structure was modeled on the Paris Grand Opera House, and has a wonder full acoustic. The national symphony orchestra performs there, as well as an impressive variety of international artists.
The coffee barons funded its constructions in the era when the coffee was the true gold of the nation, and Costa Ricans are proud of their national treasure.
Barrio Amon is a residential area of some domestic architectural jewels. Several of these elegant old homes have been preserved as hotels.
The National Museum (Ex-Cuartel Bella Vista) is the perfect destination where you can enjoy and understand the culture of Costa Ricans; our tour guide will take you to visit the old times, when Costa Rica began growing as a peaceful nation with no army.
*Bilingual tour guide
*Entrance fee to the Opera House
*Entrance fee to the Nat. Museum
Pick up time: 8:00 AM /
Drop off: 4:00 PM
4 People minimum, 2 hours away
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