Ride a horse like a local on this Arenal Volcano Horseback Riding Tour. This trip starts when you get picked up from your hotel in the La Fortuna area, and then you will travel to the Arenal Volcano’s foothills where the riding is done. Hop on your horse and ride towards the base of Arenal Volcano, on this tour you will be as close as one can go to this beautiful mountain, since climbing its slopes are still restricted areas.
Ride for about 3 hours through beautiful jungles, farms, and creeks, and get the best views of the volcano on clear days. Keep on riding until you reach the big lava flow from 1,968, on this tour you will have the opportunity to walk over the biggest recorded lava-eruption from this iconic volcano. Continue your riding surrounded by beautiful rainforest vegetation, and be on the lookout for the abundant wildlife of this area, on this Arenal Volcano Horseback Riding Tour is very common to observe toucans, monkeys, sloths, among many other local wild animals.
Continue this beautiful ride by visiting a large green-volcanic lagoon, this stop is one of the highlights of this trip because of the incomparable beauty of this small green lake. After the visit to the green lagoon, you will go back to the starting point of the trip, and then you will be taken back to your hotel.
This Arenal Volcano Horseback Riding Tour is recommended for people who enjoy riding horses in the wilderness since the ride is 3 hours long approx.