travelgrove Travel Guides

Alajuela Map, Costa Rica

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Alajuela Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Alajuela with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Alajuela useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Alajuela!

Alajuela Travel Guide

There are several things to do and see in Alajuela, including the Juan Santamaria Museum.  This small museum is actually housed in what was the old city jail.  There are some interesting artifacts on display here.  April 11th each year is celebrated in memory of Juan Santamaria and his sacrifice to Costa Rica. read more

Alajuela Sightseeing

There is lot’s to do in Alajuela in Costa Rica.  This is the second largest city in Costa Rica with an approximate population of 50,000.  It is only a half hour away from San José by bus and buses pass through the two cities very frequently.  There are local and direct buses available.  read more

Alajuela History

Alajuela is currently the second largest city next to San José.  The citizens of Alajuela fought alongside the residents of San José during the civil war that determined independence from the First Mexican Empire.  Independence was won and the capital of Costa Rica was shortly changed from Cartago to San José.  read more

Things about Alajuela you may be interested in

Be the first who requests a site listing for this page.
There are no up to date travel tips for Alajuela, Costa Rica
Be the first to post one.
Note: You may write a tip about any destination you like. This will help users who eventually plan on traveling there.


Members Who Have Been to Alajuela

   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it