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Bike Tour of Cartago: A Day Trip from San José

  • When does it run?

    Monday through Friday 

  • Start time

    7:00 a.m. 

  • Duration

    Approximately 5 hours 

Inclusions
  • Bike tour of Cartago: A Day Trip from San José
  • A guided, half-day trip from San José to Cartago
  • Fruit tasting
  • Bicycles and safety helmets
  • Live Spanish-speaking guide and commentary

Key Highlights

  • Smartphone vouchers accepted – no need to print!
  • Escape the capital and explore the beautiful city of Cartago!
  • Enjoy a scenic train ride through the Costa Rican countryside!
  • Pedal your way through the streets of Cartago on a bicycle!
  • Marvel at the beauty and grandeur of the Basilica of Our Lady of the Angels!
  • Practice your bargaining skills at the Municipal Market of Carthage!
  • Meet your friendly and informative guide!

Overview

Get some fresh air during your Costa Rica sightseeing trip during a Bike Tour of Cartago: A Day Trip from San José!

With your Bike Tour of Cartago: A Day Trip from San José tickets, you’ll get around the city of Cartago like a local. But first, enjoy a scenic train ride through the countryside found between the cities of San José and Cartago. Then, hop on your bicycle and follow your friendly local guide to all of the top Cartago attractions. If you’d like to explore Costa Rica in a fun and invigorating way, then taking this tour is what to do in San José!

Meet your enthusiastic cycling guide at Spain Park before taking the streets of Cartago by storm. You and your gang of cyclists will make a beeline towards the best Costa Rica attractions in the city. Stand in awe of the ornate beauty and architectural details of the Basilica of Our Lady of the Angels. Haggle with shrewd shopkeepers and pick up a high-quality souvenir at the Municipal Market. You’ll also have the chance to sample some deliciously exotic local fruits, which is why the Bike Tour of Cartago is one of the best things to do in San José.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Monday through Friday 

  • Duration

    Approximately 5 hours 

  • Start time

    7:00 a.m. 

  • Meeting Point

    Spain Park, El Carmen, San José, Costa Rica

  • Ending Point

Inclusions & Exclusions

Inclusions

  • Bike tour of Cartago: A Day Trip from San José
  • A guided, half-day trip from San José to Cartago
  • Fruit tasting
  • Bicycles and safety helmets
  • Live Spanish-speaking guide and commentary

Exclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Additional meals and drinks
  • Purchase of souvenirs and tips for your local guide

Please note

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organized activity to reconfirm.

No need to print! If you are travelling with a smartphone or a tablet, you can present the voucher on your device for this activity.

So there is no last minute rush, please arrive 15 minutes early.

If you have your voucher, your booking is confirmed. We'll see you at the start point. Get in touch if you have any concerns or require more information via the email address or phone number (business hours only) on your voucher.

Please wear comfortable clothes suitable for cycling.

This is a child-friendly tour. Children between 6 years to 11 years can join the tour at the rate listed above. Please select “child” above when booking. Children below the age of 6 years will have to sit this one out.

This tour is in Spanish only.

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