Day trip

San Jose: Arenal Volcano NP & Baldi Hot Springs Day Trip

Day trip

San Jose: Arenal Volcano NP & Baldi Hot Springs Day Trip

From US$ 184 per person

Explore the Arenal Volcano National Park on a guided day trip from San Jose. Stop in the cities of Sarchi and La Fortuna, experience epic views of Arenal Volcano, and relax at the local hot springs.

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Duration 13 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
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  • Feel the tension leaving your body with a cleansing trip to the hot springs
  • Explore the artisanal town of Sarchi and pick up some unique souvenirs
  • Admire the beauty of Costa Rican scenery with mango groves and farms
  • Have the chance of seeing volcanic activity in Arenal Volcano National Park
  • Enjoy views of the Arenal Volcano with a tasty tavern lunch in La Fortuna
Full description

Depart from San Jose to reach the Arenal Volcano National Park and admire the magical landscape. Discover Costa Rican arts and crafts in Sarchi and pass mango groves on the way to La Fortuna. Soothe your body at the hot springs before having dinner with volcanic views back in San Jose.

Get picked up from your accommodations in San Jose and meet your friendly guide and group for the day. Set off from the city and drive into the Central Valley.

Make a short stop in Sarchi known as the birthplace of Costa Rica's artisinal crafts. Pick up some souvenirs and see the world's largest ox cart before continuing your journey into the Alajuela Province.

Gaze out of the window at pineapple and plantain farms, mango groves, and cattle ranches until you arrive in La Fortuna. Refresh yourself with lunch at a cozy restuarant with spectacular views of Arenal Volcano.

Enter the Arenal Volcano National Park and be blown away by the breathtaking scenery. Witness volcanic activity if you're lucky with white plumes of smoke rising from the crater and look out for local wildlife like jaguars and tree frogs.

Travel a short distance to the hot springs in this area to relax your body, mind, and soul with the cleansing and rejuvinating effects of the thermal waters. Choose to have a massage or other therapeutic rituals.

Experience the picturesque landscape of the Alajuela Province one more time as you drive back to San Jose. Finish your trip with a wonderful dinner and views of the volcano.

  • Guided tour
  • Transportation
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Alcoholic drinks
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Swimwear
  • Change of clothes
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
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February 2, 2023


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