Arenal La Fortuna Costa Rica

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Arenal, Costa Rica: Adventure and Nature Paradise

Exploring La Fortuna and Arenal Volcano

La Fortuna de San Carlos is a community located to the Northwest of the country and home to the famous Arenal Volcano. While the volcano has been inactive for several years now, the town offers a spectacular view of this colossus from any point in the city center.

Arenal is one of the most popular sites for the perfect combination of adventure and nature. All the activities that you have on your list can be made a reality in this place.

Dare to slip by the zip line canopy while being in the heights you will enjoy that unique view of the volcano in the lake. Guided horseback riding is the means of transportation that will allow you to reach the spectacular La Fortuna Waterfall or cross trails full of wildlife; for lovers of bicycles, these routes can also be made on two wheels. But if you are looking for adrenaline, do not hesitate to put on a helmet, harness, and safety equipment and launch yourself in the adventure of white water rafting in the Río Balsa, the descent in the canyon, or rappelling. Getting wet was never so fun!

After those days full of physical activity, the area of ​​Arenal gives you the most comforting way to recover your energies, what do you think about ​​immersing yourself in natural hot springs pools? The properties of these waters are innumerable and will help you to conserve your body, your soul, and your palate since to dine in these places is a gastronomic experience not to be missed.

We cannot forget fascinating activities such as bird watching or lush flora and if we add you can do it from splendid hanging bridges, with the help of a local guide who looks forward to sharing the natural history of the place. The culture is also present in Arenal, so make sure you save time to taste chocolate with the cocoa tour or, to take some cooking classes and surprise everyone at home with delicious tortillas.

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