What to do in San Jose, Costa Rica?

Culinary Vacations Costa Rica
Gastronomy in Costa Rica

San Jose, the capital city of Costa Rica; This is where your vacation adventure usually begins or ends with the following question: What to do in San Jose, Costa Rica? Where to eat in San Jose? Top 10 activities in San Jose or one day tours from San Jose. In general, there will be options such as: visiting the central market, the national theater, museums, squares, pub tours at night, or guided city tours, etc, but what about proper food tours in San Jose?

We have taken on the task of investigating for you different and innovative activities!

We have a very good recommendation about tours that mix the Costa Rican culture with the best of contemporary local gastronomy! Dishes made with fresh products, prepared by the best chefs on the culinary scene of the capital city that rescue the traditional flavors but with mergers or modern inventions, workshops on coffee, mixology, craft beer, etc. Foodie Tours Costa Rica created food experiences inspired in different concepts such as farm to table cuisine, Latin American flavors, Contemporary Costa Rican cuisine with Chef’s twist food tour, or one customized to your preferences. Real food tours in San Jose.


The innovative thing about these food tours in San Jose is that they make you go through a whole gastronomic experience that involves all your senses and mixes them with a bit of history of each neighborhood where the tours are designed at, the food tours in San Jose are short walking tours, which allows you to discover secrets places at the most outstanding neighborhoods in the eastern part of San Jose.


The tour is a 4.5 hours of learning experience about the local cuisine, history, culture and lifestyle in this peculiar city that has been opening fame into the culinary field in Costa Rica.

You can be inspired by reading the opinions on TripAdvsor if you need to decide on which tour to take.

To book your food tours in San Jose or to ask for more information visit their Website and fill the form in the Contact Us section. The food tours in San Jose are just available on private reservations from 2+ people.

To make a reservation, they will ask you to deposit $50 in advance via Paypal, or local bank transfer (Costa Rica an USA). The rest can be paid cash or with credit card (on the spot) the day of the tour.

They are now expanding and designing new multi-day tours in different regions of Costa Rica. So keep checking their social media and website for the good news!