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Volunteer Program and Tour at Wildlife Rescue Center in Costa Rica

Volunteer Program and Tour at Wildlife Rescue Center in Costa Rica

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Spend a half day learning about local wildlife and conservation during this once-in-a-lifetime Costa Rican volunteer opportunity. Enjoy the lush landscapes just outside La Fortuna and have the chance to  observe some of the country's most exotic species. Prepare food, and help maintain the grounds as you learn about local wildlife from area experts. This 3.5-hour tour of the property is sure to be a memorable part of any Costa Rican adventure!
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$58.00
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$58.00

Arenal Observatory and Hiking Tour from La Fortuna

Arenal Observatory and Hiking Tour from La Fortuna

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Spend an afternoon exploring the vibrant wildlife, explosive history, and inspiring views of Arenal on this hiking and nature tour from La Fortuna. Trek across hanging bridges, past a waterfall, and through the lush rain forest and gardens around the Arenal Observatory Lodge, where panoramic views of Arenal Volcano and Lake await. Unwind with a soak in a natural hot river pool, paired with a volcanic mud facial and refreshing cocktail.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$42.00
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$42.00
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Rainforest Night Walk and Authentic Costa Rican Dinner from La Fortuna

Rainforest Night Walk and Authentic Costa Rican Dinner from La Fortuna

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Discover the sounds and sights of the rainforest after dark with a 4-hour night hike and dinner tour from La Fortuna, and visit a  frog sanctuary in the Costa Rican countryside. Follow your guide along an easy trail, and watch for the bats, nocturnal birds and mammals that rustle through the treetops and on the forest floor. Search for red-eyed tree frogs and glass frogs in their natural habitats, then enjoy a traditional dinner prepared on a wood burning stove before returning to your hotel in La Fortuna.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$88.32
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$88.32
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Arenal Volcano National Park Walk with Optional Hot Springs

Arenal Volcano National Park Walk with Optional Hot Springs

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Explore the forests of Arenal Volcano National Park on a half-day walking tour, with the option to soak away the afternoon in the park’s nearby thermal springs. Follow your guide between towering trees, and discover the devastation left by the powerful lava slides and volcanic activity. Enjoy views of Arenal volcano and the Tilarán Range, and learn about the area’s nature, wildlife, and history. Return to your hotel or visit the hot pools of your choice, where Costa Rica’s simmering geology creates a stunning natural spa. 
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$83.20
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$83.20
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Food Forest Hike

Food Forest Hike

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The vast rain forest mountains off the grid experience, the variety of plants and their uses including unique lunch menu is the most memorable as is meeting the personnel on the farm.
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  • 4 hours
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$107.00
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$107.00

Safari Float + Chocolate Tasting

Safari Float + Chocolate Tasting

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You will truly appreciate the wonders of Peñas Blancas river and the surrounding rainforest as we travel down the river without a motor, this way you will enjoy the journey quietly rowing and taking photos. You will also learn and participate in the whole production process, from the harvesting of the fruit, the fermentation, drying and grinding of the seed, to the point where you obtain a delicious chocolate -free from chemicals- and of course, you can taste the traditional drink of our ancestors and the best handmade organic chocolate from the seed to the bar considered as the "Gift of the Gods". In our tour, you will have the best part of your visit to Costa Rica. Come and enjoy this sweet experience!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.00
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$67.00

Sloth Watching Tour Experience Costa Rica

Sloth Watching Tour Experience Costa Rica

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La Fortuna is undoubtedly one of the best places in the world to spot sloths in the wild, but these well-camouflaged creatures can be difficult to see on your own. On this tour, follow your guide on a 1-mile (1,500 meter) stroll through the forest to an area where sloths are known to frequent, picking up local expertise on a favorite Costa Rica sight along the way.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$75.52
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Chocolate & La Fortuna Waterfall Tour

Chocolate & La Fortuna Waterfall Tour

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Enjoy a sweet experience with the chocolate tour, where your will know about the history of the cacao and taste all the process to get the chocolate. At the waterfall, admiring 70 meters of a drop that transmits the power and energy of The Fortuna River.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$74.67
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$74.67
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Nocturnal Walk in the Hanging Bridges

Nocturnal Walk in the Hanging Bridges

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One of the most popular activities in La Fortuna, a guided hanging bridges tour is a fool-proof way to spot wildlife and learn more about the Costa Rican rain forest. This nighttime hanging bridges tour in Mistico Park puts a twist on the classic excursion by introducing you to the forest's nocturnal residents, such as honey bears, barn owls, and over 4,500 species of nocturnal butterflies (twice the number of daytime butterflies!). This tour includes pickup and drop-off from some centrally located La Fortuna hotels.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.00
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$49.00

Arenal 1968 Park Trekking Tour

Arenal 1968 Park Trekking Tour

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Witness some of the closest views of Arenal Volcano on a guided hiking tour of the Arenal 1968 Trail, a newer route that winds through the lava flows from the volcano’s notorious 1968 eruption. Explore the varied terrain around the crater, from steep fields of hardened lava rock on the mountain slopes to open fields and wildlife-rich forests. Learn about native plant and animal species from your guide, and soak up the incredible views from an observatory while recharging with an included lunch.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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$99.00

Mini - Combo tour 2 tours in 1, 3 options to choose (half day)

Mini - Combo tour 2 tours in 1, 3 options to choose (half day)

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Make the most of limited time and visit two Arenal Volcano area highlights—La Fortuna Waterfall and another attraction of your choosing—during a half-day excursion from La Fortuna. Opt for a rain forest hike with hanging bridges, a volcano tour on old lava flows, or a safari river float, and customize your itinerary to your preferences. Plus, lunch and hotel pickup and drop-off are included for a seamless experience.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$105.00
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$105.00

Arenal Volcano National Park Adventure

Arenal Volcano National Park Adventure

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This tour will simply amaze you, it starts with a short boat ride from the Arenal Lake Dam to the entrance of “La Península”, this path will take us through the forest in the most recent national park trails area, we will hike with amazing views of the Arenal Lake and enjoy fantastic lookouts, this trail is special for birdwatching and nature photography. Then we’ll go to areas that were once destroyed by volcanic activity and are now in the process of regeneration, a hike through the “Coladas Trail” will take us all the way to experience what no long ago were lava flows. Nature, geology and volcano history all in the hands of our professional guides. Arenal Volcano before the active period started on 1968 was covered by a lavish canopy of vegetation, the people who climbed Arenal’ s summit told that inside the crater there were big trees and they slept in places where there was some heat due to small steam outlets.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.00
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$75.00

Biking Tour Around Arenal Volcano National Park and Arenal Lake

Biking Tour Around Arenal Volcano National Park and Arenal Lake

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Swoop and climb through the trails near Arenal Volcano National Park and Arenal Lake on a full-day, guided mountain biking tour from La Fortuna, and explore the lush jungle at the foot of the mountain. Watch for the monkeys, coati and tropical birds that live in the protected forest, where trees are draped with bromeliads and strangler figs. Take in the sights and sounds of this rugged volcanic mountain range, and finish the day with a delicious selection of fruits by the lake.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.00
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$71.00
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La Fortuna Waterfall Shuttle

La Fortuna Waterfall Shuttle

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When you visit this park, you are not only getting the chance to enjoy this marvelous natural wonder, you will be helping to support the Development Association of the community; 100% of the entrance fee goes for social projects and benefit schools, nutritional centers, the orphanage, our roads and more.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$58.00
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Arenal Hanging Bridges Tour

Arenal Hanging Bridges Tour

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Explore Arenal’s famous hanging bridges on a 4-hour tour from La Fortuna, and get panoramic views of the dramatic Arenal volcano. Follow your guide along an easy, 1.9-mile (3.1-km) trail through a lushly forested reserve, and cross a series of six suspension bridges and nine fixed bridges for a bird’s-eye perspective of the forest floor. Watch for bright feathers and monkey tails as you walk through the jungle, and take in the sights and sounds of Costa Rica’s thriving wilderness.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.00
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$69.00
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Costa Rica Campesino Farm Tour

Costa Rica Campesino Farm Tour

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Experience the ‘pura vida’ of Costa Rica’s traditional farming lifestyle on this half-day nature and agriculture tour. Learn about sustainable farming practices used on the farm; try your hand at milking a cow; extract cane juice to make refreshing drinks; and create artisanal cocoa using indigenous tools. At the end of your tour, taste the bounty of the land with a farm-fresh lunch of local, organic products.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$101.12
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$101.12
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Hanging Bridges-Volcano Walk with Night Tour

Hanging Bridges-Volcano Walk with Night Tour

We start at the Mistico ARENAL HANGING BRIDGES is one of the greatest eco touristic projects of Costa Rica, with the exuberant 250 hectare (618 acre) reserve of primary forest.  where you will find a great biological diversity with an incomparable scenic splendor There are 10 walking bridges and 6 Real hanging bridges highest bridge is 48 meters besides the longest bridge 98 meters. Best place to see wild life in La Fortuna, Arenal. for example three species of monkeys howler monkeys, Spider Monkeys and the most intelligent one white-faced capuchin Monkey, sloths, Toucans large number of snakes as well. After the bridges we drive 10 min to get to our next adventure. The Volcano hike takes 1 hours at the base of the Arenal Volcano. After the volcano hike we enjoy some snacks and fruits. We provided you with flash light for our Jungle night walk in Arenal Costa Rica.The night tour takes about 1 hour or so.  
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  • 4 hours
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$189.00
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$189.00

Venado Caves - Half day tour

Venado Caves - Half day tour

At Aventuras Arenal we believe that trough tourism we can promote tolerance, sensitivity and awareness of the importance of protecting the natural resources, culture and environment in general.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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$99.00

Arenal Volcano Hike 1968 Trail

Arenal Volcano Hike 1968 Trail

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We are Aventuras Arenal, a Costa Rican family company focused on giving our traveling friends a supreme “Pura Vida” experience at the Arenal Volcano Area. We’ve being creating and giving our clients lots of great memories through our tours for the past 26 years. At Aventuras Arenal we believe that trough tourism we can promote tolerance, sensitivity and awareness of the importance of protecting the natural resources, culture and environment in general.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$67.00
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$67.00

Arenal Volcano Hike

Arenal Volcano Hike

Small, personalized tours with local knowledgeable and top quality staff. Everyone goes to the National Park, as we take you to a private trail next to the Park, but with a 200-meter elevation compared to the national park. At our trails, the temperature
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$59.00
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$59.00

Ecocentro Danaus Nocturnal Hike

Ecocentro Danaus Nocturnal Hike

See Costa Rican wildlife in a different light on this nighttime tour of Ecocentro Danaus, a private wildlife reserve just outside of La Fortuna. From tropical frogs to caimans, grab your provided flashlight and see the jungle come awake at night—a guide who knows the area well makes it less intimidating to navigate unfamiliar territory in the dark.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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Arenal Hanging Bridges Hiking Private Tour

Arenal Hanging Bridges Hiking Private Tour

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Run through the rain forest or take it slow on a private hanging bridges tour in La Fortuna. Explore the rain forest at your own speed; your guide stays by your side and points out wildlife like sloths, monkeys, and tropical birds along the way. Plus, because hanging bridges are mostly flat, this tour is perfect for exploring the wild without overexerting yourself.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$118.98
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$118.98
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La Fortuna Waterfall Hike & Farm Lunch

La Fortuna Waterfall Hike & Farm Lunch

We are Aventuras Arenal, a Costa Rican family company focused on giving our traveling friends a supreme “Pura Vida” experience at the Arenal Volcano Area. We’ve been creating and giving our clients lots of great memories through our tours for the past 26 years. At Aventuras Arenal, we believe that trough tourism we can promote tolerance, sensitivity, and awareness of the importance of protecting the natural resources, culture, and environment in general.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$89.00
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$89.00

Ecocentro Danaus Day Hike

Ecocentro Danaus Day Hike

We are Aventuras Arenal, a Costa Rican family company focused on giving our traveling friends a supreme “Pura Vida” experience at the Arenal Volcano Area. We’ve being creating and giving our clients lots of great memories through our tours for the past 26 years At Aventuras Arenal we believe that trough tourism we can promote tolerance, sensitivity and awareness of the importance of protecting the natural resources, culture and environment in general.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$79.00
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$79.00

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