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Barrio Bird Walking Tours

Templo de la Musica, Parque Morazan, Barrio Amon, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 6280 6169
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Group & Private City Tours of San Jose, Costa Rica and Central Valley day-trips. Food, History, Culture and Art.
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“food tour” (17 reviews)
“central market” (25 reviews)
“bird's nest” (10 reviews)
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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81 - 90 of 246 reviews

Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

We took the combination tour of art and food with our teenage daughters. Our guide was very knowledgeable , friendly no fun and you could tell she really enjoyed providing information about her country and its history. It covered a large area of San Jose's...More

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Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2016

Thank you for the review, we really like to keep the groups small so you can take your time!

Reviewed 30 December 2015

We had a 3 hour walking and food tour with Mari on Dec. 23rd. Mari was a great guide - giving us so much background on San Jose and Costa Rica in general. The walk was fun - especially the Central Market. We sampled delicious...More

1  Thank Beth R
Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2016

We are so happy we covered San Jose for you, hope you enjoy the rest of the country. Stacey

Reviewed 29 December 2015

Just did a 2 hour city tour with Mari from Barrio Bird. We were able to contact the company the day before and meet with Mari on a Sunday morning--unbelievably accommodating! Mari had loads of history and current cultural insights to share. Exactly what we...More

1  Thank James B
Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2016

Thank you, I'm so happy we are able to accommodate you last minute. Safe travels, Stacey

Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

We are so glad we spent a day in San Jose before heading to the beach. It was the best way to get to know the Costa Rican culture. Our guide Carla gave a terrific "combo" tour of culture, art, architecture and food. We had...More

Thank Leigh H
Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2016

Thanks Leigh, this is exactly what we strive for, great overview of city and country before you head off to the nature!

Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Our guide or should I say friend was Mariangela. We met as planned in the park as strangers but after or time together it was like having an old friend show us where they lived. We walked about the city and learned about what is...More

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Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2016

Thank you! Mari is an awesome guide with a real love for San Jose. We also keep groups small so it always feels like hanging out with a friend :)

Reviewed 22 December 2015

My husband and I recently did the Barrio BIrd Tour (food and city) with Carla in San Jose, Costa Rica. It was a well curated 3 hour tour with Carla. She imparted some great knowledge on San Jose architecture, public artworks, graffiti art, history, and...More

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Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2016

Thank you for such a kind review. We hear often that our tours help round out a full understanding of modern Costa Rica. The city has many sites to enjoy, so happy you did!

Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 hour tour with Mari. She brought the city to life for us, giving insight into the history & culture that our guide book didn't provide. If you have some time in San Jose this is a great way to gain...More

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Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2016

Thank you! We strive to provide the urban experience you will miss while deep in they countryside! Stacey

Reviewed 13 December 2015

First time to San Jose, CR with hubby. I was very pleased with how easy it is to schedule the tour. Fortunately, our hotel was right in front of the meeting point. It ended up being a 4 people tour plus the guide (the other...More

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Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2016

Carla is a fantastic guide, so glad you had a great time with her. Stacey

Reviewed 9 December 2015

For our honeymoon we visited Costa Rica and we started in San Jose. My husband read about the Barrio Bird Walking Tours and signed us up for a 3 hour combination of the Bird's Nest and the Hungry Bird tour. Stacey asked us to meet...More

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Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2016

Thank you! We hope more visitors will continue to ignore the negativity of the city. So much has changed since those guidebooks were written. Cheers, Stacey

Reviewed 8 December 2015

I found that the 2 hour Bird Walking tour provided a great overview for someone new to San Jose or maybe even folks who would like to learn some of the great history of the city. Carla, the tour guide, was very helpful and patient...More

Thank 249mike
Bellaiis, Owner at Barrio Bird Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2016

Thank you, we are so happy and lucky to have Carla on our team. We appreciate the feedback. Cheers, Stacey

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bronx842000
13 July 2016|
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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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Response from Capt_of_Adventure | Reviewed this property |
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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