Cerro Chato Extreme Volcano and Waterfall Hike
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Pick-up servicePick-up is at local hotels in the Arenal Volcano area. Please let the tour provider know the name and address of your hotel at the reconfirmation of your booking. An extra fee is charged for some hotels outside of the normal pick-up zone.
- Take in fantastic views of the Arenal Volcano, a crater lake, and San Carlos Valley
- Hike through lush rainforest teeming with local wildlife
- Learn about the flora and fauna of the area from your expert guide
- Go swimming in the refreshing, clear pools at the base of La Fortuna Waterfall
Your tour begins with a pick-up at your Arenal Volcano area hotel. Take a short drive to the beginning of the trail, which leads you up to the dormant Cerro Chato Volcano.
Enjoy an extreme 4-5 hour hike through primary rainforest. Along the way your naturalist guide will teach you all about the plants and animals that live in the area. Upon reaching the top of Cerro Chato you will be able to appreciate the scenery at Crater Lake. Bask in the sun and take in the emerald green colors of this 1600-foot wide lake.
If it's clear, you'll get impressive views of the great Arenal Volcano and San Carlos Valley as you begin your descent. Along the way down, take a short but steep hike to see the beautiful La Fortuna Waterfall, which spills 200 feet into a clear river. Here you can go swimming in the river before continuing your descent back to your hotel.
- Transport to/from your hotel
- Fun and professional naturalist guide
- Tropical fruit break
- Any additional food and beverages
You can meet at the tour provider's office in the center of La Fortuna behind the Central Church. It is the three-story building that says "DESAFIO." (Open in Google Maps)
Tours run rain or shine. For reasons beyond control, tours may be changed to be more suitable with equal or similar difficulty ratings and adventure appeal. The tour provider reserves the right to cancel due to unsafe conditions.
Product ID: 25061