Cerro Chato ANC Park & Gardens, La Fortuna de San Carlos
(4.2/5 based on 300+ reviews on the web)
Hike to the top of a dormant volcano at Cerro Chato ANC Park & Gardens, a nature reserve full of tropical plants and rolling green hills. Go for a relaxing stroll through the 80 hectare (400 acre) park, spotting the colorful birds as you go. Take the challenging, self-guided hike to the top of the volcano along steep paths, and immerse yourself in the rainforest. Enjoy the views from the top, or take a swim in the lagoon found within the volcano's crater. Be sure to bring plenty of water and food. Add Cerro Chato ANC Park & Gardens to your La Fortuna de San Carlos travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our La Fortuna de San Carlos tour planner.
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  • The trail starts at the Green Well Being Resort where you need to buy your entrance ticket for 12 USD it is for free if you stay there. The trail is not a hike it is really extremely difficult hike. I...  more »
  • Hiked to the top of Cerro Chato and back down with a tour guide. Our guide was awesome and fun to have around -- but I don't think you necessarily need one. We are in fairly good shape, and would rate...  more »
  • I did not quite enjoy the fact that to hike the trail to the cerro chato on your own you have to pay a 12$ fee per person. The trail is not well maintained and there are some difficult parts where you...  more »