VOLCANO HIKE AND TABACÓN HOT SPRINGS
|Departure time: 8:00 am. or 3:00 pm
Duration: Approx 4,5 hours
|Recommendations: Comfortable Clothing, Hiking Boots or Tennis Shoes, Binoculars, Camera, Sunscreen Lotion, Repellent and Rain Gear (During Rainy Season).
The Arenal Volcano tour starts with a drive to the active Western side of the volcano.
Once there you will embark on a hike on the Toucans Trail which traverses the rainforest and crosses over a large lava flow from 1992. It is possible to observe a great variety of plants, wildlife and magnificent lava rock formations.
Once on top of the lava flow you will have a beautiful view of Lake Arenal. The hike ends at a viewing area where, weather permitting, you will be able to see red hot lava rolling down the side of the volcano (3 pm tour only). During the tour, our experienced guides will provide interesting and educational information regarding the history of the majestic mountain and the Arenal Volcano National Park.
The tour concludes with a relaxing stop at the mineral hot spring.
Tabacón offers thermal hot springs heated directly from the Areanl Volcano. Explore the beautiful Rainforest that surround the hot springs, and emerge yourself in the mineral waters surrounded by waterfalls and lush tropical gardens.
The Tabacon Hot Springs are known world wide as the loveliest and most impressive experiences possible in Natural Hot Springs. Without a doubt emerging yourself into the hot mineral baths will rejuvenate you, due to the volcanic minerals present in the springs. A truly remarkable experience. One I would recommend time and time again.
Below are just a few of the benefits of emerging yourself into these hot mineral baths:
1) Cleanses the blood eliminating toxins through your pores.
2) Reactivates your metabolism.
3) Relaxes muscles and joints.
4) Helps regulate persons suffering from rheumatism.
5) Rejuvenates your skin.
Enjoy the all-natural hot springs at Tabacón, while admiring the colossal Areal Volcano. Two wonders of nature connected for you to enjoy.