Arenal Natura Ecological Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos

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Meet the animals at Arenal Natura Ecological Park, an educational animal park. Set against a backdrop of Arenal volcano jutting out from the lush forest, the park introduces visitors to the country's amphibious and reptilian residents. Take a tour of the grounds and learn about the natural diversity of Costa Rica and modern efforts to protect it. Head to the frog and snake gardens to see all the colorful creatures thriving there, and learn from your guide how to identify different varieties. The crocodile and caiman lake gives you the chance to get up close to these powerful animals, with the trained and experienced guides ensuring the safety of visitors of all ages. Put Arenal Natura Ecological Park into our La Fortuna de San Carlos trip builder and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Our first time to Costa Rica. It was for my sons 21st birthday. The location was fantastic, the restaurants were delicious, and the commute was easy. I am glad we made the decision to come to this bea...  more »
  • My husband, two sons (9 and 11), and I went to Arenal Natura Ecological Park a couple weeks ago. We chose the earliest Natura Premium tour and we were the only ones there so it was a private tour with...  more »
  • We LOVED the night tour! Our host, Miguel, is an expert at locating animals and boy, did we see a lot. Including a ferdelans snake! His family served us a nice treat of homemade tea and empanadas afte...  more »
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  • fantastic night walk, saw so many colourful frogs plus a possum, a snake and other reptiles, with a really enthusiastic guide. highly recommended!
  • Because it has very good experience and Sheryl I like very well
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  • The biggest frog of Costa Rica
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