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Arenal Volcano National Park Walk with Optional Hot Springs

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Casa Luna Hotel & Spa
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    Ecoterra Costa Rica
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
    The tour begins at 07:30am or 2:30pm from your hotel’s lobby, in order to reach El Silencio Private Reserve, to reach as close to the Arenal Volcano as permitted by car. From there, we will begin a 1 km walk along a trail of volcanic rock, rated as moderate in difficulty, to reach the observation point, which is the closest to the base of the volcano we can legally get. At the observation point, your guide will provide interesting information regarding the formation of the Arenal Volcano, its periods of activity, and unedited details of its major eruption in 1968, as well as giving you the opportunity to enjoy the incredible views of the Arenal Volcano and the Arenal Lake. Afterwards, we will begin our return trip down the same trail to the starting point. For the next stage of the expedition, we will change scenery and enter into the regenerating forest and small area of primary rainforest found at the base of the Arenal Volcano. This trail is about 1.5 km, in length, and with a little luck, you will have the opportunity to discover a large variety of flora and fauna, including toucans, wild turkeys, orioles, wild boars, snakes, and monkeys. After the trails, your driver will be waiting for you, with a delicious snack of tropical fruit, before returning you to your hotel in La Fortuna to enjoy the remainder of your stay. If you prefer, you can visit the hot springs of your choice for an approximately 3 hours, for an additional cost. After giving you time to enjoy these natural thermal waters, we will return to pick you up in our modern mini-vans to take you to your hotel.
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    Departure Point
    Casa Luna Hotel & Spa, Diagonal 301, Provincia de Alajuela, San Carlos, Costa Rica

    Traveler pickup is offered
    You must contact Ecoterra Costa Rica at least 24 hours before your activity date to confirm your reservation and arrange transportation
    Duration
    4h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • National Park fees
    • Bottled water
    • Snacks
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan with Wi-Fi
    • Entry/Admission - Ecoterra Costa Rica
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    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • May be operated by a multilingual guide
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 30 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We had the best experience with Ecoterra, from the transportation, to the beautiful hotels, and the one time we had an issue, it was handled quickly and efficiently by our Jordy. We would definitely use them again if we return to Costa Rica!
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    Our afternoon started with a short drive to the volcano interrupted by our guide spotting Toucans and Sloths in the trees and stopping to allow us to see them. The walk was interesting with one steep climb but mostly easily manageable. Our guide told us about the history of the
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    the hotels wth hot springs are amazing. the volcano was visible from all siedes. nice walk through the park that was mostly in the shed.
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    We did the evening hike. It was Very nice hike, guides provide hiking sticks and water bottles if needed and snack at the end of hike. It’s about 2 hours, very scenic very beautiful. Not too hard of a hike. Guide was very informative friendly and even pointed out some wild life.
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    We did 2 tours with Ecoterra - the 4 in 1 combination day and kayaking in Arenal lake. Both were wonderful but my boyfriend and I loved the 4 in 1 combo day. Ecoterra was prompt, organized, informative and super friendly. Julio was our guide for the day, on the hiking portion of
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