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Group & Private City Tours of San Jose, Costa Rica and Central Valley day-trips. Food, History, Culture and Art.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Templo de la Musica, Parque Morazan, Barrio Amon, San Jose, Costa Rica
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+506 6280 6169
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

our guide took the time to explain the history of various structures and the local culture. we spent quite a bit of time in a local coffee shop as he explained the history of coffee in his country and the types of beans, how they...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank denny k
Reviewed 14 February 2019

Really enjoyed our trip, which was the two hour walking tour and the one hour extra food tour. Our young guide was very knowledgeable about the city's history architecture and culture but he had extra special knowledge of Costa Rican cuisine and the food tour...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 5 February 2019

This walking tour was really interesting, & my guide, Alejandro, was so knowledgeable about the city he loves! I did this on my first day in SJ & it also helped me get oriented within the city. I would highly recommend this tour!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 241katharinel
Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

Thank you, we love helping visitors get oriented to the best parts of the city!

Reviewed 23 January 2019 via mobile

We had the previously mentioned "private tour" with guide Alejandro. It's really good for first day to get overview of the town. Alejandro was very informative taking us arond the city center. I would recommend this tour.

Thank kajalt2019
Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

We were happy to have you. Our goal is always to help guests uncover the hidden gems in San Jose before they head out into nature!

Reviewed 19 January 2019

Our guide was excellent. We learned about the city and country. Excellent for your first day in San José to know the city and then you can come back to visit the highlights.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dahlia0505
Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

Thank you so much for joining us. We know visitors can easily get to the musuems and main stops so that's why we focus on the hidden gems!

Reviewed 18 January 2019

With only 1 full day in San Jose, we wanted to maximize our opportunity to experience the city. Stacey was very helpful in facilitating a walking tour at the last minute. Our guide, Alejandro, was so much fun. He provided an interesting history of much...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pp98110
Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

Yes! This. We only allow small groups to provide this intimate experience. This allows us to cater tours along the way to the interests of our guests. Thank you for joining us!

Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

I did the creative walking tour and it really opened my eyes to the culture, history and creativity of San Jose. My tour guide Alejandro was incredibly knowledgeable and geared the tour to my interests. I highly recommend taking a tour with barrio bird to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Cara C
Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2019

Thank you Cara, there is so much creativity in San Jose but one definitely needs to find it in a short time!

Reviewed 29 December 2018

GREAT tour to take on your first day in San Jose in order to get a good idea on where you want to venture off too thereafter. Alejandro was a friendly, knowledgeable, tour guide. He took us to a variety of historic buildings downtown, explained...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TraSee650
Reviewed 16 December 2018

Excellent tour guide was very experienced, personal, and provided a very good educational, and informative tour.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bbg57
Reviewed 13 December 2018

What a wonderful walking tour. It turned out to be just me so Ale was quick to customize it just to my preferences! I loved the tasting tour of the central market especially. I felt like saw and learned so much in the 3 hours...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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bronx842000
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Response from Bellaiis | Property representative |
We already spoke. Thank you.
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CKHA_LA
28 January 2016|
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I am not familiasr with this companies policies on responding to your request but maybe a link to their facebook page will help. If you need more help feel free to ask and I will do my best too. BarrioBirdWalkingTours
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LeslieLorraine
6 January 2016|
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Response from Bellaiis | Property representative |
Hi Leslie, will respond via your email. Cheers, Stacey
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