The best 3 vehicles you can go by to visit Alajuela

Visiting Alajuela by car, ©Antonio Solera/Flickr

One of the larger provinces in Costa Rica is the canton of Alajuela. It has a number of attractions, which are worth to visit. You can find here the most frequented areas from Costa Rica, example: the Poas Volcano, the Arenal Volcano and the Wildlife Refuge of Cano Negro and so on. These are just a few of the popular tourist destinations. This modern city is close to Juan Santamaria International Airport, not more than 3 kilometers.

The capital, San Jose is just 18 km from the city. You can easily stay in Alajuela but still enjoying all the best that San Jose offers to you. Most of the people like to stay in Alajuela, more than in San Jose because it’s a peaceful and quite place. The pace of life is more relaxing, the system of transportation in Alajuela is extremely good. The condition of the road is excellent, the public transport is perfect, low-priced and comfy.

By car

The easiest way to hang around in Alajuela is to go by car. You don’t need your own car, because you can find a lot of rental car agencies everywhere around as well as in capital, San Jose. From that place you can hire a car and tour around the whole region. This is the best way to take you in the gorgeous countryside. By the car you have great opportunity to experience the wonderful natural beauty of Alajuela.

Visiting Alajuela by car, ©Antonio Solera/Flickr

By bus

You can also choose to go around by bus that is the cheapest option. Alajuela has several bus terminals, from where you can take a bus and get in the various neighboring towns, villages and national parks. If you take to bus from the largest bus terminal of the city, which is the Alajuela Bus Terminal you can go exactly up to the city of Ciudad Quesada and San Carlos. You should not miss to visit the Arenal Volcano and the city of La Fortuna, Nuevo Arenal and Tilaran, you just have to take a bus in Ciudad Quesada and go ahead on your journey.

Visiting Alajuela by bus, ©katinalynn/Flickr

By taxi

You can get around Alajuela by taxi too. Very affordable to travel around by taxi saves you from the stress of driving and getting lost. In big towns easy, to find taxis. I wish you a very precious time in the beautiful city of Alajuela.

By taxi, ©WageIndicator – Paulien Osse/Flickr

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