Arenal Volcano (Volcan Arenal), Arenal Volcano National Park

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Arenal Volcano (Volcan Arenal) attracts nature lovers and adventurers with its lush scenery and wide range of outdoor activities. Hike through the jungle and on a lava flow trail, across hanging bridges and up the slope of the dormant volcano. The first recorded eruption occurred in 1968, when lava and ashes destroyed three little towns on its west side. The last explosion happened at the end of 2010. In the absence of spewing lava, get your adrenaline pumping with some waterfall rappelling or ziplining. See Arenal Volcano (Volcan Arenal) and all La Fortuna de San Carlos has to offer by arranging your trip with our La Fortuna de San Carlos trip planning app .
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  • good morning I was in costa rica two months ago, I was in several hotels in Arenal was in a hotel that is saw from room occupants volcano, some great views very nice and wonderful people from the hotel. It is recommended.
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  • Visit esdte National Park is a very good experience, since a good stretch runs, has trails with good access, on the road we saw a snake that was to the side of the road, for it is advisable observed well where we walk. To the viewpoint is the most difficult part, but it has a very beautiful view towards the Lake and the volcano. Recommendation carry a bottle of water and clothes and comfortable shoes. Preferred.
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  • I was completely blown away by the view of the volcano. I really wasn't expecting something so out of "Jurassic Park". We had great views of the volcano from our hotel and from Lake Arenal. We walked ...  more »

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