Alajuela Holidays

Alajuela is a big city close to San José. In the shadow of the capital, it is an interesting departure point for visiting the North of the country and its volcanoes.
Visit Alajuela
  • Place or Historical Monument
  • Art & Culture
  • Nature, Adventure & Sport

Alajuela: How to get there?

45 minutes by bus from the capital San José

Alajuela: See when to go?

From December to April

Alajuela: For how long?

1 to 2 days
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Alajuela: What to see nearby?

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