There's nothing better than a day out exploring, and El Fortín is a great place to start.
You'll find it in San Jose, a bustling city that many travelers enjoy checking out.
If you and your family are traveling on a budget, you'll find a few appropriate hotel options in the vicinity. You can't look past the Hostel Toruma or the Hotel Ambassador for comfortability at a reasonable price.
You don't have to venture far to enjoy a taste of luxury. There's a variety of upscale hotels a short cab ride away. The Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation and Inn and the Real InterContinental Costa Rica at Multiplaza Mall are two impressive establishments.
If the strong coffee at Santa Paletta doesn't get you ready for a morning at El Fortín, the sweet treats will. This local spot is nearby. You might also like to refuel with a substantial evening meal at Café Delicias. You'll be pleased to know that this spot is also near. Are you buying the next round? Let the alcohol flow at Bar Miraflores.
You can easily walk to El Fortín from Estación Heredia. 0.3 miles away, this is the closest train station and a hassle-free way to reach the attraction.