Head to the heart of Costa Rica for an iconic Central American capital, discover where your favourite coffee comes from and explore rolling mountainous landscapes

San José and Central Valley sit in the middle of the country, making them an ideal place to start your Costa Rica holiday. The capital city has plenty of culture from museums to quirky cuisine, and acts as a gateway to Central Valley, accessible by car within a couple of hours – here you can find iconic volcanoes, and stumble upon hidden natural playgrounds.