7 Tips for visiting the Arenal Volcano The Arenal volcano is located in the district of La Fortuna in the province of Alajuela. It has a height of 1,670m. The volcano is inside the Arenal Volcano National Park. 150km from the capital and although it seems logical, we have prepared a list of tips to take into account to visit the volcano, take note:
Costa Rica has quickly become a destination for outdoor enthusiasts, who want to connect with nature and awaken their spirit of adventure. With 5 percent of the world’s known biodiversity, the country has maintained a long-term commitment to conservation with 26 percent of its land mass under national protection. With an impressive list of 28 national parks and 8 biological reserves, those seeking to travel to the Central American nation can begin by exploring one of the five most visited parks in the country:
La Fortuna Waterfall Only at nine kilometers from Jardines Arenal Hotel is located one of the most visited places in the Arenal Volcano area, and it is the great “La Fortuna Waterfall”, very close to the Cerro Chato and the Arenal Volcano National Park. Famous for its enormous size of seventy meters of height is a unique attraction that cannot loss in your trip. From Jardines Arenal Hotel, you can get out in your vehicle or taxi to this great experience. The place has a large free parking where you can leave your vehicle without any concern. Beginning the tour you can contemplate the beautiful nature while traveling in a descent of five hundred steps, through a wide path with comfortable areas to rest. Shortly before you hit, you will hear and discover the great waterfall; and once there you would be impressed by such a magnificent natural spectacle. An impressive drop of crystal clear water forming a pool where visitors can swim, refresh and enjoy the peace of this wonderful natural resource. The place also has a viewpoint that has accessibility for people with a physical problem, where they can admire the Waterfall from a distance of two hundred […]
Hot Springs in Arenal Volcano area Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica, is a very famous area visited by thousands of people around the world each year. The main attraction is the wonderful volcano, surrounded by a wealth of flora and fauna, resulting in beautiful landscapes that travelers can admire. In addition there are numerous activities that fit the taste of all kinds of people. We could say that the hot springs are one of the main activities, perfect to rest and relax.