This three-in-one tour highlights the best of Costa Rica, including a river safari float and volcano hike that’s sure to make for a memorable journey. Kick off the day at Penas Blancas River and take off over rushing waters on a two or three-hour water safari. You’ll see wildlife up close and gain a deeper understanding of Costa Rica’s unique biological and environmental resources. Next, visit La Fortuna Waterfall before heading to a picturesque volcano hike. This popular tour is ideal for outdoor adventurers and travelers who prefer to be active on vacation.
- Experience the best of outdoor Costa Rica
- Relax on a river safari through jungle foliage
- Hike a volcano and enjoy scenic views
- Enjoy the beauty of picturesque waterfalls
- Lunch and round-trip hotel transport included
What You Can Expect
After your guide and driver pick you up from your hotel, get ready to experience the ride of your life! Begin your excursion at Penas Blancas River where a Safari Float will show you the perfect complement between a filled wildlife ecosystem and the sounds of nature. The whole family will enjoy this 2-3 hour float. Observe monkeys, sloths, and birds as they should be watched, in the wild. At the end of your the float, your guide will provide you with some fresh tropical fruits.
Around 11:30 am, you will be ready to continue with your next adventure. Walk down 498 steps to enjoy and get amazed with the beauty of La Fortuna Waterfall, a perfect place to take pictures. Swim in the pristine water, and enjoy your view of the wonderful scene. At approximately 1:30 pm, you will visit a local family’s home for a traditional lunch. A cup of Costa Rican homemade coffee is offered after lunch for those who love this drink.
Finally, at 3:00 pm you will start your journey to the famous Arenal Volcano National Park, combining history and biodiversity. One of the trails offers the opportunity to walk through an ancient lava flow originated by a big eruption in 1992. From the base, you will have amazing views and the chance to take amazing pictures of Arenal Lake and Volcano.
At 5:00 pm, your day will come to a close and the driver will bring you back to your hotel.
- Hotel pickup and drop-off only from Arenal/La Fortuna
- Entrance fees
- National Park fees
- All activities
- Gratuities (recommended)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off outside Arenal/ La Fortuna
- Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Please bring tennis or hiking shoes (water shoes for safari float), a bottle of water, raincoat, comfortable clothes, repellent, swimming suit, and a camera.
- May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
Local operator information
Complete Operator information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, are included on your Confirmation Voucher. Our Product Managers select only the most experienced and reliable operators in each destination, removing the guesswork for you, and ensuring your peace of mind.
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Schedule and Pricing
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La Fortuna Town or Arenal Volcano area hotels
Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 – 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.
9 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
Returns to the original departure point at approximately 5:00 pm