San Jose

Luxury 14-hour Trip off the beaten path anywhere

San Jose, Costa Rica
Rent a local with 4x4 car for tourism on daytrip
  • 13 to 14 hours
  • Pickup offered
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Go off the beaten path on this all-day 4x4 adventure from San Jose. This excursion, designed for up to 4 passengers, can be customized to your preferences, including traveling to Guanacaste to visit the beaches or heading to Ballena Park to spot whales and dolphins and to snorkel. The drivers can suggest places to see and where to eat.
  • This all-day excursion can be tailored to your interests and needs
  • Enjoy the personalized attention of a private tour
  • Travel comfortably in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off is provided

What's Included

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water
  • Private transportation
  • Personal driver on 4WD car, sightseeing accordingly to the point of interest you want to go.
  • Snacks
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Gratuities

Meeting and Pickup

Pickup points

Select a pickup point

Start time

Confirm time with the local provider in advance of your experience.

Opening hours

  • 6/21/2019 - 2/21/2025

    Monday - Sunday : 07:00 AM - 07:00 PM

    Tuesday : 07:00 AM - 04:00 PM

    Wednesday - Friday : 07:00 AM - 07:00 PM

    Thursday : 07:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Pickup details

We pick up and drop off from any hotel with in 3 miles radio from the airport. Longest distance hotel can be arranged accordingly.

What To Expect

Parque Nacional Marino Ballena

10 minutesAdmission Ticket Not Included

Province of Guanacaste

14 hours Admission Ticket Free

Puerto Viejo

10 minutesAdmission Ticket Free

Costa Rica

14 hours Admission Ticket Free

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Operated by Host by locals CR

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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4 reviews
Total review count and overall rating based on Viator and Tripadvisor reviews
Reviews by Viator travelers.
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Personal Driver is the best way to explore!
Nicole_L, Jan 2022
Lenin picked me up from VRBO just as I requested and drove me to an area of Costa Rica about 2hrs away. He was awesome and really made my day if birding special!
Response from Host, Jan 2022
The happier you felt, the best we felt too. Thank you for let us share the day with you!

From $800.00

per group (up to 4)

up to 24 hours before the experience starts (local time)

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