Venado Caves, Arenal Volcano National Park

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#11 of 14 in Nature in Arenal Volcano National Park
The vast system of Venado Caves in all likelihood dates back more than 15 million years. The eight chambers of the limestone cavern stretch for almost 3 km (1.8 mi), and are filled with interesting rock formations. On a guided tour, you'll see underground streams and waterfalls, as well as stalactites, stalagmites, marine fossils, bats, and frogs. Tours include a flashlight, boots, and a tasty meal, but bring a change of clothes as you will get wet while crossing the water curtains. Arrange to visit Venado Caves and other attractions in Arenal Volcano National Park using our Arenal Volcano National Park holiday maker .
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  • Visiting the Venado caves was great! Henry, our guide, was very knowledgeable and pointed out really interesting information through the tour. Definitely not for people who have claustrophobia, unfort...  more »
  • A true adventure. Delve deep into old caves, see coral formations, stalagmites & stalagtites, bats, giant scorpion spiders, beautiful rock erosions formed over thousands of years. Wade through muddy w...  more »
  • One our favorite activities near La Fortuna! We took a tour through Eco Terra. Minor was our guide and he was great! It was a lot more strenuous than we imagined it would be. You crawl on your hands a...  more »
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