Arenal Volcano & La Fortuna

Arenal Volcano & La Fortuna

Arenal Volcano / La Fortuna Highlights

Nestled in the heart of Costa Rica, Arenal Volcano stands as one of the country’s most iconic and breathtaking landmarks. Towering over the lush rainforest, Arenal offers spectacular views from every angle. The area around the volcano is teeming with wildlife; from colorful toucans and parrots to elusive jaguars and howler monkeys, the biodiversity is simply astounding. Adventure seekers can zipline through the dense canopy, getting a bird’s-eye view of the vibrant ecosystem below while feeling the thrill of soaring through the treetops.

In addition to its natural wonders, the Arenal region is home to Lake Arenal, the largest lake in Costa Rica, which provides opportunities for kayaking, windsurfing, and fishing. The area is also renowned for its rejuvenating hot springs, where visitors can soak in mineral-rich waters heated by the volcano’s geothermal activity year-round. For those who prefer land-based adventures, horseback riding through the scenic trails offers a unique way to explore the stunning landscapes and immerse oneself in the tranquil beauty of the region. Whether you're seeking relaxation or adventure, Arenal Volcano has something to offer everyone!

Book with Charter Travel

Plan your trip to Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna with Charter Travel. Our dedicated team is here to help you create the perfect Costa Rican holiday with a custom itinerary tailored to your interests and needs. From arranging private transfers and accommodations to booking exciting activities and tours, we take care of all the details. Let us handle the logistics so you can focus on experiencing the natural beauty and adventure that Arenal Volcano has to offer. Contact Charter Travel today to start planning your dream holiday to Costa Rica. Call us on 01635 551011 or get in touch via our website enquiry form.

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Getting to Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna

Reaching the Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna area is a scenic journey that begins in San José, Costa Rica’s capital and primary international gateway. The trip from San José to Arenal typically takes around three hours, allowing you to sit back and enjoy the stunning landscapes of rolling hills, lush forests, and quaint villages that you pass along the way in your private transfer (pre-arranged with Charter Travel).

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In the Arenal Volcano and La Fortuna area, there is so much to see and explore. Visit to the Arenal Volcano National Park, where you can hike through lush trails and encounter wildlife such as monkeys, tapirs, snakes, parrots, and deer. A trip to the mesmerising La Fortuna Waterfall is a must, where you can swim in the refreshing waters and marvel at its beauty. For breathtaking rainforest views, walk over the Hanging Bridges or zipline over the canopy.

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Where to Stay

When it comes to accommodation, Arenal / La Fortuna offers a range of exceptional options. Arenal Springs Resort & Spa is a favorite for its lush tropical gardens, spacious rooms with volcano views, and on-site amenities including hot springs and spa. Volcano Lodge offers beautifully landscaped grounds, cozy rooms, and easy access to local attractions. For a luxurious experience, The Springs Resort & Spa at Arenal provides luxury accommodations, multiple hot spring pools, and an array of dining options, all with stunning views of the volcano.

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