Get away from the hustle and bustle of San Jose and head to Alajuela, a small city but still with many things to do and see.
On this tour you will wander around the culturally steeped streets of Alajuela by visiting cultural centers, highlights and walking through the winding streets of this beautiful city.
The tour will end with an absolutely awe-inspiring hike through the cloud forest of Poas Volcano National Park. Experience one of the biggest active volcano craters in the world on this city to nature tour!
This tour will take you into the heart of Alajeula, a small city away from the capital of San Jose.
Your adventure will begin in the main plaza of the famous Juan Santamaria in front of the Municipal Theatre of Alajuela.
This building has a long history and has existed since the beginning of the 20th century. Your guide will take you around this area and learn all about the building’s heritage as well as stories.
After, you will visit the Cultural Center of Alajuela, which is housed in the former Municipal Palace. At that point you will learn all about the culture and architecture of the cultural center and after wander through the city’s various streets and winding roads.
You will then get to dive into the local cuisine by visiting a local bakery and eating freshly baked Costa Rican pastries and freshly brewed cups of Costa Rican coffee.
After touring around the city of Alajuela you will then hike up into the cloud forest of the famous Poas Volcano national park.
At Poas, your guide will take you around to explore one of the largest active volcano craters in the world and you will hike through the beautiful Botos Lagoon and learn about the fragile eco-system states in Costa Rica.
The tour will end after the hike with a delicious traditional lunch at a family-owned restauraunt.
Departure time: 8:00 am
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