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Arenal Volcano National Park Walk with Optional Hot Springs

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  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
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Arenal Volcano National Park Walk with Optional Hot Springs
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Arenal Volcano Morning TourMost Popular
2 hours walking tour through the secondary forest, old lava flows of 1992, impressive view to Arenal Lake, Chato Hill, Tilaran mountain range and Arenal Volcano.
US$65.00
with Baldi Hot Springs PM
2 hours walking tour through the secondary forest, old lava flows of 1992, impressive view to Arenal Lake, Chato Hill, Tilaran mountain range and Arenal Volcano + Baldi Hot Springs
US$104.00
w/ Paradise Hot Springs PM
2 hours walking tour through the secondary forest, old lava flows of 1992, impressive view to Arenal Lake, Chato Hill, Tilaran mountain range and Arenal Volcano + Paradise Hot Springs
US$93.00
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Overview
Explore the forests of Arenal Volcano National Park on a 4-hour walking tour, with the option to soak away the afternoon in the park’s nearby thermal springs. Follow your guide between towering trees, and discover the devastation left by the powerful lava slides and volcanic activity. Enjoy views of Arenal volcano and the Tilarán Range, and learn about the area’s nature, wildlife and history. Finish the tour with return to your hotel or visit the hot pools of your choice, where Costa Rica’s simmering geology creates a stunning natural spa. 
What to Expect
During the hike, it is possible to see a great variety the area’s characteristic flora and fauna, as well as sites of interest like the impact craters and on to the Lava slides of 1992, a large accumulation of solidified volcanic material ejected from the crater of this might colossus, during the very active period of that year. On clear days, you will enjoy incredible views of the impressive Arenal Volcano, Arenal Lake, the Tilarán and mountain range.

Our nature guide will provide you with important and interesting information about the main characteristics of the volcano, which has been active since 1968 and many more details about all of the things you will encounter along the trail.

As an alternative, you can purchase an entrance tickets with us to any of the different hot springs, according to your preference. We will drop you off there after the tour, so you can relax and we will pick you up a couple of hours later to take you back to your hotel.
  • Visit areas were once devastated by the fury of volcano
  • Impact craters
  • Lava slides of 1992, a large accumulation of solidified volcanic material
  • Incredible views of Arenal Volcano, Arenal Lake & Tilarán mountain range.
  • Complete explanation of history, active cycles and geological formation of Arenal Volcano.
  • Upon request, visit the hot springs of your choice with lunch or dinner for an extra
Reviews (20)
1 - 5 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile
Interesting and informative walk

This was a very interesting walk! Our guide, Albert, was very knowledgeable and pointed out plenty of plants and animals we never would have spotted ourselves. He was also very considerate to the needs of our group, giving people a chance to translate as necessary....More

Thank MarkH9970
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile
Fantastic tour!!!

I purchased the tour through my hotel, and I’m glad I did!! Traveling solo I felt very comfortable and absolutely loved this particular tour My guide Berny was extremely knowledgeable about the volcano history and geology, as well as the flora and fauna of the...More

Thank Daniela D
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile
Excellent tour

Highly recommend this tour with Ecoterra, it’s well organised, informative, the guides are brilliant & you’re well looked after. They pick you up & drop off at your hotel, all you need to do is be there on time :-)

Thank lozliz7
GuestServiceCasaLuna, Guest Relations Manager at Ecoterra Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Professional guides, good drivers and office staff works just to offer you the best holidays in our country. Thank you for your comments. Best regards

Reviewed 13 April 2018
BEWARE OF TIMING

We booked a trip via Groupon for April. We were encouraged to upgrade to Tabacon Natural Springs which is extraordinarily beautiful so of course we upgraded. While we did this, timing of the day was not discussed by the agent, Karen Vargas. She sent us...More

4  Thank imoreno91
GuestServiceCasaLuna, Guest Relations Manager at Ecoterra Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Dear client, we are taking your comments seriously, we want to improve our work every day so please contact us to talk about the mistakes you wrote in your comments, will be great for us to solve this kind of situations. Best regards

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Very professional and knowledgeable!

This was the first time we ever booked a vacation through Groupon, so it was comforting reading all of the great reviews of EcoTerra here beforehand. We weren't disappointed-our 7 day, 6 night trip was fantastic because of how organized and responsive EcoTerra was. Our...More

1  Thank Silpa T
GuestServiceCasaLuna, Guest Relations Manager at Ecoterra Costa Rica, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Dear client, personalize service is our goal, to accomplish all your wishes during your vacation to give you unforgettable time in Costa Rica. Best regards

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