Activities and Excursions

Museum and Art Gallery Tours

San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica is the hub for countless museums; art galleries, theatres, as well as colonial structures spread evenly across the city.

In recent years and becoming more and more popular are the creation of festivals and artistic initiatives including the International Arts Festival which takes place every two years. The Costa Rican government has also focused in preserving the historical monuments and the creation of museums and galleries. Among the most famous Costa Rican artists are: Teodorico Quiros, who brought a modern sensibility to traditional landscape paintings during the 1920’s; Roberto Brenes Mesen, who became famous for his poems and essays during the 1930’s; Jose Joaquin Gutierrez sho captured the “Tico” idiosyncrasies in his popular “Cocori” books; Isidro Con Wong, who introduced magic realism to painting in the country; and sculptors like Ibo Bonilla.

The museums of Costa Rica offer a variety of permanent and featured exhibitions that will impress all kinds of public. The best places to explore the country’s fascinating cultural heritage is at one of the many Costa Rican museums located in San Jose, such as the Costa Rica National Museum, the Pre-Columbian Gold Museum, Jade Museum, Costa Rican Art Museum or the Museum of Contemporary Art and Design.

Ocean Activities


Scuba Diving


In shore off shore fishing

Surfing and Windsurfing

Morning or Sunset cruises

Rainforest Experience

Waterfall Trekking

Rainforest Aerial Tram

Hot Springs

Visits to Active Volcanoes

Jungle Safaris

Bird Watching

Adventure & Adrenaline

White Water Rafting

Zipline Tour

National Parks

River Tubing

Beach & Mountain ATV Rides

Horseback Riding

Interactive and cultural tours

Artisan Village Excursions

Coffee and Chocolate Tours

San José Urban Immersion

Museum & Art Gallery Tours

Shopping Excursions

Coffee Tasting