What to do while staying in San Jose?
If you are staying in San Jose downtown from there you can take daily tours to some of the most popular destinations in Costa Rica, such as; Arenal Volcano, Irazu Volcano , La Paz Waterfall & Gardens, Tortuga Island, Manuel Antonio National Park and Tortuguero canals. You can also book an adventure tour like the famous whitewater rafting tour on the Pacuare River.
If you do not want to leave San Jose but want to visit some tourist attractions, at walking distance you can visit various attractions such as the Gold Museum, Jade Museum, National Museum, visit the National Theatre, which is a jewel of neoclassical architecture. If you like local crafts, you should visit the Craft Market which it is located on 6th Avenue, between 5th and 7th streets, or just visit the Central Market of San Jose.
You could also take the famous San Jose City Tour, which includes transportation and bilingual guide, (English /Spanish). At night you can have a romantic dinner or enjoy unforgettable moments with friends at the lookout Ram Luna restaurant, from there you will have a spectacular view of the city.