The city of San Jose, located in the middle of the country, serves as the main travel hub for exploring Costa Rica. San Jose offers an impressive range of dining, entertainment and shopping. The city boasts all the amenities of a large city. Dining in San Jose can take you from small traditional restaurants to sophisticated French cuisine. The city´s proximity to several volcanoes, rainforests and cloud forest reserves and national parks makes it the perfect point of departure to any of the Destination Costa Rica day trips. Excursions can be arranged on a private basis, or by joining our daily fixed departures.