Hike Arenal Volcano National Park with a guided tour from La Fortuna, and discover lava formations, lush forests and thriving wildlife. Watch for the monkeys and sloths that live within the park?s protected zone as you walk along the active, western edge of the volcano, then take a rainforest trail to Arenal?s most recent lava flow. Enjoy views of Arenal Lake and the rugged volcanic landscape, catch a glimpse of glowing fresh lava, then finish your day with an optional stop at a thermal hot spring (entrance fee not included).
- Choice of morning or afternoon departure
- A close encounter with wildlife
- Family friendly
- All entrance fees included
- Hotel pickup included
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
What You Can Expect
The Arenal Volcano tour starts with a drive to the active Western side of the volcano.
Once there you will embark on a hike on the Toucans Trail which traverses the rainforest and crosses over a large lava flow from 1992. It is possible to observe a great variety of plants, wildlife, and magnificent lava rock formations.
Once on the top of the lava flow, you will have a beautiful view of the Arenal Lake. The hike ends up at a viewpoint, where if the weather allows, you will be able to see red hot lava rolling down the side of the volcano (if afternoon departure is selected).
During the tour, our experienced guides will provide interesting and educational information regarding the history of the majestic mountain and the Arenal Volcano National Park.
The tour concludes with a relaxing stop at the mineral hot spring. Stop at hot springs is optional and the entrance fee is not included.
- Entrance fees
- National Park fees
- Bottled water
- Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
- Excess luggage charges (where applicable)
- The listed price does not include a per person departure tax, payable at the time of tour check-in. The departure tax is required by our local supplier and/or the local transit or governing authority and is not within our control.
- Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- DVD (available to purchase)
- Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
- Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
- Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking
- Adult pricing applies to all travelers
- May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
- Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
- 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
- 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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Selected hotels in La Fortuna Area