Get your cameras ready because you don’t want to miss a single moment of this colourful local experience. On this experience you’ll get up close and personal with Costa Rican life, through local food, history, and even the herbal remedies of folk medicine. Enjoy a hands-on lesson on exotic plants, fruits, vegetables, and the smoothies they can create in the midst of the vibrant city markets. Nothing could get you closer to authentic San Jose than strolling through the streets with a local as they show you the ins and outs of daily life. Your experience starts with a morning pick-me-up cup of coffee in a café located in the Borbons market where you’ll get to know your guide and relax into your surroundings. From here, we’ll take a stroll through the vibrant market, tasting local fresh fruits while learning about the agricultural history of the area, continues along local roads towards the Central Market. Seeing the diverse sites of these markets will help you get to know the country and its rich history and on this urban experience, you’ll be another sense – taste – to get more in tune with San Jose. For the end visit special cozy place for chocolate and more...
I am the founder of an amazing tour operator based on experiences inside and out side the city, with 25 years experience on tour and travel, I am very creative person, I am passionate tour guide, I am very positive, simple and easy going person I know very well about Costa Rican gastronomy, culture, local people and the secrets of the city. I like the outdoor activities, doing some hiking and anything who let me be in contact with nature and city too. I like to meet new people know other paradigms and other points of view and learn from each one of them.
Seasonal fruits- Coffee-Chocolate taste-Empanada-Tradicional food like tamal.
Natural drinks Coffee-Chocolate!
Discover the secrets behind handicrafts, herbal remedies, and fresh produce at Borbon and San Jose Central Market, visit Spain and Morazan Park, Yellow House and Metalic Church!In the end we are visit a cosy little chocolate makers, they sale chocolates and coffee by regions of Costa Rica produced by local families, enjoy a tamal and chocolate here!
Exclusions: Food and drink other than specified above, souvenirs. The tour finish about 3 pm in the Spain Park in the Chocolate House. or 12 pm. It depends of your tour. Muy Importante punto de Encuentro: AVENIDA CENTRAL CALLE 6 ENTRADA PRINCIPAL DEL MERCADO CENTRAL.