Discover the most popular touristic region of Costa Rica, on this Arenal Volcano Best Attractions Tour. Early in the morning, you will be picked up from your Guanacaste area hotel, and then you will travel to the Arenal Volcano area, the most visited region of Costa Rica because of the incomparable beauty of its landscapes. Enjoy a very scenic drive on the way to Arenal, where you will have the chance to observe many volcanoes, mountain ranges, farms, local towns, and the beautiful Arenal Lake; a stop will be made on this lake for you to take pictures of the amazing nature surrounding it.
Go on a hike over the Arenal Hanging Bridges trails, where you will be able to observe the Rainforest Canopy from a bird’s eye, while you are up on the bridges. This is a 2-3 hours walk where you will learn about the lush flora of Costa Rica and a place where you will have the opportunity to search for wild animals of the Rainforest with your guide. Savor a delicious Costa Rican lunch after the hanging bridges walk in a local restaurant.
Continue your trip with a visit to “La Fortuna” Waterfall, the most famous waterfall in Costa Rica, where you will be able to go for a swim in its refreshing waters if you wish. This waterfall is an extremely beautiful-natural setting, surrounded by rainforest vegetation. Afterward, relax in the thermal mineral hot springs of Paradise Hot Springs, a great way to finish this full-day of nature exploration. Paradise Hot Springs is located at the base of the impressive Arenal Volcano, and its pools are surrounded by the most beautiful gardens since its owners have been landscaping experts for more than 30 years; this is quite a unique place to relax and enjoy during your vacation.
After your visit to the hot springs, you will start the journey back to your Guanacaste area hotel, and dinner will be served on the way there.
Please take into consideration that on the walk to La Fortuna Waterfall you will have to go down 400 steps approximately to get to the waterfall, and then walk the same 400 steps back to the welcome center (starting point of the walk).
All participants on the Arenal Volcano Best Attractions tour must be in a good physical condition, since there is walking involved at the hanging bridges and La Fortuna Waterfall parts of the trip.