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Poas Volcano National Park

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A trip to Poas Volcano National Park allows you to see one of the world's largest craters, trek through a lush rainforest, and visit a coffee plantation all on the same day. Nestled in the cloud forest of Central Mountain Range, the park boasts awe-inspiring natural landscapes you can explore through a network of trails. Offering access to rivers and waterfalls, tropical vegetation and exuberant animal life, flower and strawberry farms, and a crater lake, it draws nature lovers from afar. Adventure seekers are particularly drawn by the opportunity to see the active volcano with its sulfur fumaroles and hot geysers. For a complete tour, make a stop at one of the traditional rural villages surrounding the park. Add Poas Volcano National Park and other Costa Rica destinations to your travel plans using our Costa Rica online tour planner.
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Poas Volcano National Park boasts a handful of accommodation options, which small hotels, bed and breakfast establishments, and a campground with rustic wooden cabins for those who want to reconnect with nature without having to deny themselves comfort of modern amenities. Travelers looking for more luxurious sleeping options will be happy to know that the park is easily accessible from San Jose and other major cities.
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