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Bird's Nest: 2-hour San Jose City Highlights Walking Tour

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  • Bird's Nest: 2-hour San Jose City Highlights Walking Tour

  • Experience a slice of local life while you tour the city

  • Learn about culture, history and politics from your professional guide

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Bird's Nest: 2-hour San Jose City Highlights Walking Tour
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Bird's Nest: 2-hour San Jose City Highlights Walking Tour
From US$ 29.00
Overview
See the best of San Jose on this incredible walking tour that takes travelers through more than 40 different sites, including galleries, parks, art houses and iconic buildings. Whether you're a first time visitor or returning to this beautiful city this two-hour tour is the perfect way to hit all of the highlights.
What to Expect
Meet at Parque Morazan prior to 10:15 am. Your guide will be waiting for you under the dome temple.
Once your walking tour begins, your guide wll discuss current issues affecting the daily lives of Costa Ricans and Costa Rica on a global scale. Using a mix of current events, historic photography and sites, you will get an educated impression of the country, not just a tourist one.

Along the way you might run into protests, concerts, public art demonstrations, religious ceremonies or old friends!

More than 40 Stops includes:
  • Galleries
  • Architecture
  • Parks
  • Historic Sites
  • Public Art
Reviews (10)
1 - 5 of 6 reviews
Reviewed 3 April 2018
History and architecture lesson on San Jose

Our guide Robert was on time and excellent. Very knowledgeable of San Jose architecture and history and included personal observations about his growing up in the city and changes to bring things to life. Easy walk and tour of many of the highlights so you...More

Thank ruckhus
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile
Great walking tour

Alejandro is a friendly and knowledgeable guide who loves his city. He took us to see some important places in San Jose including good coffee places and for tastings in the central market. We learnt a lot about the people, culture and food of Costa...More

Thank Helena61
Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

Thank you for your review, we strive to keep the tours current so you know you are getting the best insider experience.

Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile
Barrio bird walk tour. History and add on eats

We booked this as a way to get oriented on our first day in San Jose. Laurena was our guide. We were the only persons on the tour. So glad we booked it. We got taken round so many streets, parks ,churches, museums and squares...More

2  Thank Sally A
Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 July 2018

Thank you for your review, we are glad we got to show you the best secrets in San Jose!

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Great way to see the City of San Jose

We chose to do the Barrio bird walking tour of the capital city of San Jose first. Lorena was an excellent guide describing the city and highlighting historic buildings that have been chosen for historic preservation. We met in the Parque Morazán under the domed...More

Thank HBVoyager
Reviewed 14 November 2017
We should have done this sooner

Alejandro was our guide and he did a great job, showing us some buildings we had previously walked by without even noticing! Lots of information about the history of the places we saw and some of the art scene as well. Booking was easy with...More

1  Thank mapig
Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2018

Many of our clients agree, you can definitely take more advantage of San Jose if you walk it with us first to get a lay of the land. It's a walking city with lots of great gems tucked in behind unassuming exteriors. Thank you for...More

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