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Cartago Day Trip by Rail from San Jose: Bike Ride and Market Tour - with unbiased reviews

Cartago Day Trip by Rail from San Jose: Bike Ride and Market Tour

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Discover the charming town of Cartago on a half-day tour that begins with a scenic walk to the train station in San Jose. Take the train to Cartago, then follow your guide on a bike tour around the small city. Sample local foods during at the Central Market and learn about Costa Rica’s colonial history while viewing the landmarks before returning to San Jose by local bus.
  • Includes snacks, and use of bike and helmet
  • Hear insightful commentary from your guide
  • See more of San Jose and its surroundings on this excursion
  • Small-group tour limited to 12 people allows for a personalized tour
Important Information
Departure Point
The Yellow House, Casa Amarilla, Calle 11, Otoya, San José, Costa Rica
Return Details
Atlantic Railroad Station, Av. 3, Aranjuez, San José, Costa Rica
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Food samples
  • Use of bike and helmet
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Additional food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 10 years
  • Maximum group size is 12 persons
  • Casual clothing. Please bring a hat and sunglasses for hot weather.
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: San Jose Urban Adventures
Sharon C
Exceeded our expectations
Vinicio was friendly and knowledgable and the food was amazing! We thoroughly enjoyed the tour and the food.
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David B
A great experience
We have taken many walking tours throughout the US and abroad and this 3 hour tour far exceeded our expectations.
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
Wonderful and knowledgable guide & great food!
Our guide Ernesto was wonderful. We learned so much about the history of the city and the people. Our meal at a
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Lynsey S
Walking tour of San jose
We spent three hours on a walking tour with a local guide. The guide was excellent, the tour very interesting &
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Maureen S
Walkerton, Canada
Great experience...well worth the money
Our guide Ernesto was very knowledgable, kind and patient. He answered all our questions. We saw a great overview
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Rebecca R
Excellent Tour!
We had one night in San Jose. We chose this activity to get a taste of San Jose and we are so happy we did.
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Jhan P
Urban Adventures
Eric was an amazing tour guide. This tour was wonderful and very informative. He made sure everyone felt included
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Great “taste” of San Jose!
The city tour was pretty much what we expected and wanted! - to get a taste of the city, literally and
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Perfect introduction to central San Jose
We booked this for our first morning in San Jose, and it was just what we needed to orientate ourselves for 2 more
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Lunenburg, Canada
San Jose Walking Tour:Food,History and Architecture
Excellent tour. Learned and experienced so much I never would have on my own. Ernesto was a fantastic guide. So
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Key Details
  • Central Market (Mercado Central), San Jose Urban Adventures
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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