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Arenal Volcano with Tabacon Hot Springs

Alajuela
$143.00
Additional Info
  • Est. Departure: 9:00 am
  • Est. Return: 13.5 hours
  • What's included: Transportation, billingual tour guide, Tabacon Hot Springs entrance, lunch and dinner.
  • What to bring: Swimsuit, sandals, an extra change of clothes, camera, sunblock, insect repellent, binoculars, and a towel.
  • Price: Starting at US$143.00
  • Children: 25% discount for children under 10 years old.
  • Location: Alajuela
  • Type: Nature, Leisure
  • Tour Type: One Day Tours
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • BookingCode: 21
Description 
Arenal Volcano with Tabacon Hot Springs

Arenal Volcano and Tabacon Hot Spring tour is one of the most popular tours in Costa Rica. It offers the best visual experience with exuberant vegetation, warm weather, hot spring waters, and an extreme peace.

 

Arenal volcano is located in the district of La Fortuna in San Carlos which belongs to the province of Alajuela. It is 1,670 meters high. The volcano is located inside the Arenal Volcano National Park. It began its last and actual volcanic activity on July 29th, 1968. Since that date it constantly emits gases and water vapors. For this reason and its frequent volcanic activity it's the most active volcano in Costa Rica, whereby attracts thousands of tourists to the country.

 

The tour begins with a stop in the famous city of Sarchi; well-known as "the city of the craftsman" in Costa Rica. Here you will enjoy seeing an oxcart which has the title of being the biggest oxcart in the world. It is made of wood, and also it is decorated with impressive colors, like a bright orange color. The oxcart is two stories tall and it took around 70 days to build and paint it. According to the Guinness World Records; the oxcart is almost 45 feet long and weighs 4.400 pounds. In addition you will have the opportunity to observe the handicraft that our country offers.

 

The trip continues passing through plantations of many different products, huge cattle farms, pineapple crops, further a luxuriant flora, and unforgettable views. Arriving to La Fortuna you will enjoy a delicious lunch in a cozy restaurant with a beautiful view overlooking Arenal Volcano. 

 

After that, you will be able to relax in the amazing hot spring waters and enjoy the rejuvenating effects that this place offers. In Tabacon Hot Springs you will see and feel the amazing combination of the four elements of nature: the heat of the volcano, the incredible hot spring waters, the fresh air of the jungle, and the fertile land, giving it a first-class experience.

 

In order to finish the day in the best way, before coming back to San Jose, an excellent dinner will be served overlooking the volcano. Furthering the great service of this beautiful place.