Arenal Volcano and Hot Springs daily Tour from Jaco Puntarenas
In the province of Alajuela, at the northwestern area of Costa Rica, you will find a conically-shaped volcano named Arenal. Considered a young volcano, it has been active since 1968, and was the most active one in the country until 2010. You will be able to observe how the vegetation gradually changes and find many different and colorful species of plants along the way. The rain forest of the country is home to many different species of mammals, reptiles, birds and invertebrates; as well as to mention the great variety of flora and fungi that are characteristic of this ecosystem.
This amazing place is one of best options to learn a little bit about the volcanology in Costa Rica, and give us a good chance to understand, on how our planet evolves for thousand or millions of years.
Of course, your guide will explain you about it, and participate you the history and information regarding this incredible volcano, which holds a Guinness book world record, for being a long term activity volcano. From 1968 to 2010.
As soon as we go on our way to the colossus, starts the feeling of finding a new frontier between nature wonderful sightseeing and the man activity. A souvenir shop with an awesome garden, different crops, ornamental plants, dracaenas plants, green hills and mountains, dairies, and the transition from rainy, cloudy, and misty forest, valleys and outstanding canyons, where it is possible to feel the charm and peacefulness of this part of the country. Then La Fortuna town, a small attractive, interesting and very much visited village, located in the vicinity of Ciudad Quesada de San Carlos.
After this amazing experience, you will arrive to the hot springs, which are surrounded by an impressive, well featured tropical garden, that crisscross the entire property, creating the optimal atmosphere to enjoy the place; and delight a super delicious lunch at the restaurant. All this with the majestic view of the imposing Arenal volcano, then relax for the rest of the afternoon right at the hot springs. These hot springs have a different temperature range, providing the right one for everybody.
With good renovated energies, you will start your way back, to your hotel feeling relaxed and looking forward to coming back to this magical spot.
Note: This tour includes air conditioning transportation, a guide, entree fees to the thermal waters, also the option to choose lunch or dinner, under request making this adventure unique. The weather conditions to see the volcano may vary day to day. But in the other hand, the trip itself is worthy.