San Jose is a city filled with mounds of energy. Stretching from the foothills of the encompassing mountains and winding through the streets of charming neighborhoods, the city contains a charm underneath the layers of boisterousness. The family is met at the airport by a private transfer and escorted to your fabulous hotel. The gardens offer a view of the towering mountainside that dwarfs the city’s skyline. The National Theater was constructed in the late 19th century and continues to boast an opulence that dates back to the ruling coffee barons. The neoclassical façade sits behind a large sprinkling fountain and is adorned with three angelic statues watching the passersby.
Crowds of people flock to La Sabana Metropolitan Park during soccer season. They make their way to the national stadium wearing jerseys to support their favorite players, whether of national or international acclaim. You find a city filled with life and artwork, each displaying the colors of the city and its people in various ways. Detailed murals decorate walls across vibrant neighborhoods, showcasing urban life and culture. As Costa Rica’s capital, San Jose has collected cultures from around the country and created a unique and lively city unlike anywhere else in the world.