1. Costa Rica
  2. Alajuela Province
  3. La Fortuna
  4. Arenal Volcano

Chato and Arenal Volcanoes: 2-Volcano Extreme Hike

Product ID: 81123
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Hike up through dense forest trails to the foot of the Arenal and Chato volcanoes. Visit the Arenal Observatory and soak in natural hot springs.
About this activity
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Duration 10 hours
Starting time 9:30 AM
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Pickup included from accommodation in La Fortuna city only.

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  • Hike steep jungle trails and go inside the crater of an extinct volcano
  • Learn about the ecosystem, volcanoes and animals from your guide
  • Relax with a cocktail in the natural hot springs
Full description
This 10-hour activity begins with a hike up through dense forest to the foot of the Arenal and Chato volcanoes.

Stop for lunch and then head down to the Observatory Park. Along the way, your guide will tell you about the ecosystem, the volcanoes and the animals you may encounter.

The hike ends at the deck of the Arenal Observatory lodge. Enjoy panoramic views of the volcano and Arenal Lake until the sun goes down.

Finish the tour with a soak in the natural hot spring resort. You can relax in its soothing warm waters for about an hour and enjoy a volcanic mud facial and a complimentary cocktail.
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch, with a vegetarian option available
  • Professional multilingual guide
  • Pick-up and drop off at central La Fortuna hotels
  • Cocktail in the hot springs
What’s Not Included
  • Dinner

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Important information
Know before you go
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• A vegetarian option is available; please advise at time of booking if required
• The activity is not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
• A 5-hour hike is involved
• Bring a backpack and a liter of water
• Be sure to wear comfortable clothing and closed shoes, and a swimsuit under your regular clothing

From US$ 70 per person

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Red Lava TSC

Product ID: 81123