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Scott's Walking Tours

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Very personal off the beaten path tours.You don't have to look like a tourist. Get to explore the areas the locals enjoy and be free to go with the flow. Food markets, historic buildings, Train stations and just overall interesting spots. Allow me...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 8305 1607
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Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Scott is a really friendly guy with a lot of knowledge about the city. He has many quirky stories and local anecdotes to share, which we enjoyed very much. He is very experienced and knows how to tailor the tour to your interests. We really...More

Thank Zara R
Reviewed April 26, 2018

Walking around the city with Scott was a great way to start our vacation in Costa Rica. Got to see a lot of the different barrios from the central market to the nicer residential area's around zoo and Mexican Embassy. Best part with Scott was...More

Thank BobHPhoenix_Arizona
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

I totally recommend scott's walking tour. We had half a day to spend in san josé and he has been showing us different arras of the city, tips and infos about it. Scott is really fun and friendly. And more he knows a lot about...More

Thank Sylvain P
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

This was such a fun adventure for all the fan I couldn't not share! Highly recommended. Cool thing to do with visting guests on the weekend.

Thank Wanderer768034
Reviewed April 1, 2018

A perfect way to start off a backpacking trip in Costa Rica. Scott is knowledgeable of local history and showed me several beautiful and unique areas in San Jose. Definitely worth it!!

Thank Melissa K
Reviewed March 6, 2018

Scott's photos show us so much about his imaginative visions of life, San Jose, Costa Rica and the light he sees that we often miss. Could we ask for anything more? His San Jose walking tour and photo workshop invite us into a world created...More

Thank melissannreed
Reviewed February 19, 2018

My husband and I love to get a local feel for a city and this is exactly what Scott's Walking Tour offers: a peek into how the locals live in San Jose. Scott showed us things we would have never known existed, and he was...More

Thank seanthiggins
Reviewed February 16, 2018

Scott knows his stuff. The tour took in the local culture of San Jose, as well as a great lesson in San Jose's history. It was a great way to orient ourselves to San Jose. Being an aspiring photographer myself, Scott gave me many tips...More

Thank gregnanaimo
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Scott provided us his local hangouts, like the national theater, post office and a variety of markets and coffee/chocolate stops. We appreciated getting to know how expats make it work living overseas too. He showed us what we wanted to see in this bustling friendly...More

Thank 104pattig
Reviewed January 31, 2018

I would highly recommend Scott; he was friendly and full of facts about the city. We toured the post office, parks, museums and other hidden gems that I would've been unable to find on my own! It was an unforgettable learning experience that I would...More

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April 11, 2018|
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Response from ScottKWimer | Property representative |
Hi! Definately afternoon tours are great and can run into the dark if you like. It gets dark by 6:00. Tours usually run 2-3 hours.
July 10, 2017|
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Response from ScottKWimer | Property representative |
Hi...usually a couple hours. $25 per person . $35 if you are alone. We can meet downtown near nacional theater
April 11, 2017|
Response from Scott W | Property representative |
Hi, I can create a walk that can fit your interests. We can walk through various neighborhoods and go with the flow. Stopping to rest or shop is not a problem. I suggest museums you can do on your own. But I can surely get... More