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See native wildlife in their natural environment
All entrance fees included
Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
Led by a local guide
Excellent value for money
Your tour begins at 9:30am or 1:30pm when you are picked up from your hotel located in La Fortuna. You'll enjoy a 45-minute drive as you travel to the far side of the volcano where you'll be able to see the Arenal from different angles. You'll be taken to the Observatory lodge. Here, you'll enjoy a picturesque panoramic view of the volcano and Arenal Lake.
You'll then hike through gardens and forests, passing two hanging bridges. You'll visit Danta river and waterfall. Along the way, your guide will explain the ecosystem, the volcanoes and point out the different animals you'll see. Some of the animals you may see include monkeys and tropical birds. You'll visit the Arenal Observatory with its informative museum where you will learn more about the volcano and its history. You will finish the hike at the Observatory lodge to watch the sunset over Lake Arenal. (Sunset not available on the 9:30 am tour)
On your drive down from the lodge, you may be able to see the red-eyed tree frog. To finish the tour in the most relaxing way, your last stop will be to the natural hot water river where you can relax in its soothing warm water. Your visit here will be for about an hour. You can enjoy a volcanic mud facial and a complimentary cocktail.
You'll be taken back to your hotel by about 8:00pm depending on local traffic.
Pickup and drop-off from hotels in La Fortuna area