This activity is designed for adventurous people who want to know the surroundings of the Arenal Volcano without spending a lot of money. It is perfect for backpackers who want to make an all-day walk with unique and eye-catching tours for being in places rarely frequented by regular tourists.?It is with transportation and guides included so they will show you wonderful things on the way. Lunch is also included and it is at a local restaurant. The activities of interest that we do on the tour are the following: swimming in a fluvial lake at the foot of the Arenal volcano, using volcanic clay for a renovating facial, walking on ancient volcanic lava flows, passing by two hanging bridges, swimming in a waterfall In the middle of the tropical forest, we will go to see a mini-museum of the Arenal Volcano, we will visit a spectacular viewpoint of the Arenal Lake and we will enjoy the relaxing thermal waters of the Tabac?n River.
What You Can Expect
Our adventure begins in La Fortuna at 9 am, leaving by transport for about 20 minutes to the point where we will start walking, getting there we will begin to climb the path to the base of the Arenal Volcano on its north side. This walk will take about 4 hours A path in the forest will take us to a lake where the most intrepid can swim for a while, then we will continue walking along the mountain until we find the ancient volcanic lava flows with their huge blocks of stones.
After spending some time there, we will descend the same path to reach the starting point of the hike and take the transport to go and enjoy a delicious lunch. This forest is full of wildlife, be attentive. Later we will take you to the Arenal Observatory to start a walk there at the base of the Chato Volcano. Hanging bridges, waterfalls, and a beautiful forest will be of our enjoyment in this two-hour walk. Prepare to swim and enjoy rivers and waterfalls in a completely natural way.
On the way back to Fortuna, we will go to the hot springs of the Tabac?n River to have a hot bath. This river is free to access and there we will be about an hour and a half. The return to La Fortuna is approximately at 7 pm.
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- All activities
- Local guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
- Walking tour
- Tabacon river, free access to hot springs
- Gratuities (optional)
- Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
- Child rate applies only when sharing with?1 paying adults
- Adult pricing applies to all travelers
- Dress code is for hiking
- Not recommended for participants with back problems
- Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
- Not recommended for pregnant women
- A moderate amount of walking is involved
- Not wheelchair accessible
You can present either a paper or mobile ticket for this activity.
Local operator information
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Schedule and Pricing
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Hotels in La Fortuna town or near, not more than 15 minutes away from town.
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
10 hours (approx.)
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