Travel details: We will leave San José by crossing the mountains of the “Central volcanic range”, arriving to La Fortuna town. Once there, we will visit the Arenal Volcano National Park, where we will learn about the geomorphology and biodiversity of the region, including a lookout of recent lava flows. Then, we will arrive to the Tabacón hot springs, in which you will have lunch, the opportunity of enjoying the beautiful hot springs while looking at the Arenal volcano. Before returning to San Jose, we will have dinner in Tabacón hot springs.

Food: We will make a short stop for breakfast on the road, where you will have the opportunity of eating local dishes. Each participant will assume the cost of breakfast (estimated cost $10). Lunch and dinner are included in the trip cost.

Special requirements: Bring comfortable and closed shoes for walking (no sandals, tennis shoes preferred). You should bring a sweater or jacket as temperatures change from one location to another. In addition, it is very important for you to bring an additional outfit in case we have some rain during the trip. Bring a swimming clothes and a towel, as you will enjoy swimming pools and hot springs during this trip. Sunblock and bug repellent is highly recommended. If you wish, bring a poncho for covering from rain.


Day: Sunday 4th, November 2018

Cost: $110 (Includes transportation, ticket to the Arenal Volcano National Park, and entrance to Tabacón hot springs with lunch and dinner included)

Departure time: 6:00 am

Arrival time: Around 9:00 pm

How far is the Arenal volcano from San José: Approximately 3 to 4 hours.

Minimum 20 participants, maximum 25 participants

Detalles del viaje: Dejaremos San José cruzando la Cordillera Volcánica Central, llegando al pueblo de La Fortuna. Una vez allí, nos dirigiremos al Parque Nacional Volcán Arenal, donde aprenderán sobre la geomorfología y biodiversidad de la región, incluyendo vistas de flujos de lava. Posteriormente, iremos a las aguas termales de tabacón, donde tendremos la oportunidad de disfrutar de las aguas termales y almorzar, mientras aprecian el volcán Arenal. Antes de regresar, tendremos la cena en las aguas termales de Tabacón.

Comida: haremos una parada corta para el desayuno en el camino, donde tendremos la oportunidad de comer platillos locales. Cada participante asumirá el costo del desayuno (costo aproximado de $10). El almuerzo y la cena ya están incluidos como parte del costo.

Requisitos especiales: Traer zapatos cómodos y cerrados (no sandalias). Se aconseja traer un suéter dado que las temperaturas cambian de un lugar a otro. Además, es muy importante traer una vestimenta adicional en caso de tener lluvias durante el viaje. Bloqueador solar y repelente contra insectos es altamente recomendable. Traer un traje de baño para disfrutar de las aguas termales, así como un paño. Si gusta, traiga un poncho para cubrirse de la lluvia.


Día: Domingo 4 de noviembre de 2018

Hora de salida: 6 am

Hora de regreso: Cerca de las 9:00 pm

Mínimo 20 participantes, máximo 25 participantes