- Written by Volker Alsen
The Arenal Volcano with Hot Springs tour is a very popular and exciting tour.
Don´t miss this rare opportunity to experience the power of earth's constant growth by visiting the site of a live active volcano. Volcano Arenal is one of the most active volcanoes in the Americas. This tour allows visitors to experience the amazement of the Arenal Volcano, and then go on to the thermal waters for an unforgettable experience that will rejuvenate the body, and soul.
The Baldi Hot Springs is surrounded by lush vegetation and auspicious views of the imposing Arenal Volcano. To that end, visitors will feel spell bound as they lounge in the healing baths of the thermal waters and gaze up at the behemoth Arenal Volcano.
On the way to the Arenal Volcano there will be a stop in the famous town of Sarchí, known as the birthplace of Costa Rica’s Artisans.
enjoy the volcano like this.... with a little luck
Hanging Bridges Arenal:
wonderful hike through the canopy
Rio peñas blancas:
a lot of touring posibilities around la Fortuna
cloud forest neari la Fortuna:
a lot of nature and wildlife
The Arenal Lake:
enjoy a boatstrip on Lago Arenal
In Sarchí, you can see many of the handicrafts that Costa Rica has to offer, as well as the possibility of feasting your eyes on the world largest ox cart. The cart is made of cedar and is painted with several coats of orange paint and is multicolored. The journey continue, traversing diverse plantations with agricultural products, including pineapple farms, and plantain farms, mango groves, ornamental plants and even cattle ranches until arriving to the small town of La Fortuna, and stopping to enjoy a delicious lunch at a cozy and well situated restaurant that boasts other than great food, an auspicious view of the Arenal Volcano.
Then there will be a long time to relax at one of the best hot springs in the area where the effects of the thermal waters will rejuvenate you, and then have the option of reserving an optional massage or other special treatment that must be booked ahead of time to ensure availability.
And for a perfect ending, before going back to San José, a wonderful dinner will be served with a great view of the volcano so that you do not miss any opportunity to look at the classically shaped volcano.
Apart from the organized tours, we recommend to go to la fortuna overnight. We can arrange Hotel, Tours, Transportation- anything you need.
Departure time: daily, 9:00 A.m.
Includes: Guide, transportation, entrance fee, lunch and dinner
Duration: 11 hours.
Recommended clothes: Pants, jacket, swimming suit, tennis shoes and sandals, change of clothes.
Rate p. P. 120 US$
Nature, relax, level of difficulty 1-2, organized tour, rented car