Guided tour

San Jose: City Tour by Night

4.2 / 5

10 reviews

Activity provider: Destiny Travel Costa Rica

San Jose: City Tour by Night

Activity provider: Destiny Travel Costa Rica

From US$ 90 per person

Enjoy the best of San Jose on a night tour. With your expert guide, discover some of the most famous landmarks of the city away from the traffic and crowds of the daytime.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Reserve now & pay later
Keep your travel plans flexible — book your spot and pay nothing today.
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures are in place. Check your activity voucher once you book for full details. Learn more
Duration 4 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Pickup at any hotel, hostel, b&b, AirBnB in San Jose downtown, Heredia downtown, and Alajuela downtown
Wheelchair accessible


  • Learn about Costa Rican history and culture on a night tour of its capital city
  • Visit several sites of historical significance, such as the National Theater, the National Stadium, and the University of Costa Rica
  • Enjoy a delicious dinner at the end of your tour
Full description
Learn about the rich culture and history of Costa Rica on a guided tour of the city of San Jose by night. Start the tour with pickup from your hotel and travel to La Sabana Park where you will meet your guide. Here, get an overview of the history of Costa Rica's capital city. Learn about the history and current political climate of Costa Rica as you wander through the city with your guide. Stop outside sites of historical interest such as the National Theater, a monument built in 1897 known as "the Jewel of San Jose." See the Costa Rican Gold Museum, several national embassies, the National Stadium, and the University of Costa Rica. At the end of the tour, enjoy a delicious traditional dinner in one of the most fashionable areas of the city.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • English and Spanish-speaking guide
  • Transportation
  • Bottled water
  • A la Carte Dinner
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

Select participants and date



Important information

What to bring

  • Camera

Know before you go

  • This tour is suitable for people of all ages
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.2 /5

based on 10 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Value for money

Sort by:

Traveler type:

Star rating:

July 30, 2022

Tour guides were very friendly and knowledgeable. We enjoyed the tour and definitely recommend them.

July 21, 2022

The tour was nice, the driver and guide were good and knowledgeable. Unfortunately I was the only one on the tour and I was a solo traveler. Eating dinner alone was not the way I wanted to end my vacation in Costa Rica. It would have been nice to have been given the option to cancel or reschedule.

March 7, 2022

Product ID: 383069