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Costa Rica - Central

Central Costa Rica is your starting point. This is where the you'll find the capital city of San Jose, the international airport in Alajuela, the domesitic airport providing air travel to all points within Costa Rica, your first taste of urban and tropical Costa Rica, nightlife, wildlife, volcanos, activities and adventure.

Visit San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica.

Visit Alajuela, 20 km from San Jose and the location of SJO, the international airport of Costa Rica named after a national hero, Juan Santamaria.

Visit San Isidro, known as "Cerro de la Muerte" or "Mountain of Death". It is one of the highest points in all of Costa Rica with an elevation rising over 11,000 feet (3,300 m).