Dino Park, River Adventure, and Hot Springs from Playa Flamingo


Your tour begins with early-morning pickup from your Playa Flamingo hotel at 6am, when you’ll board a private, air-conditioned vehicle for the 2.5-hour drive to the Blue River Resort and Hot Springs. Following a welcome cocktail, you’ll head to Dino Park to marvel at life-sized, animatronic dinosaurs set amid lush rainforest, and follow nature trails rich with flora and fauna. Then, return to the Blue River Resort for lunch and spend the rest of the afternoon enjoying its luxurious facilities. Opt to soar down a waterslide, soak in natural hot springs, explore a botanical garden home to 700 species of plant, or observe wildlife at Bird Lake or the butterfly garden. Your tour concludes with hotel drop-off in Playa Flamingo.

Tour info

7 hours - 9 hours
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Why take this tour?

Get close-up and personal with life-size moving dinosaurs inside a 'Paradise on Earth'.  Experience thrills, a lush rain forest, incomparable views of majestic smoking Rincon de la Vieja volcano, blue rivers, natural mineral hot springs, 80 meter waterfalls and much more. Dino Park is all about family exhilaration and learning too. Hike in the rain forest for dips under the Grand Waterfalls, cascading pools and along the blue river. Take dips in 3 different natural mineral hot spring pools and two fresh water pools with bullet water slide, meander tropical botanical gardens with over 700 varietals, butterfly gardens, orchid garden, hummingbird sanctuary, Koi, bird, caiman lakes, turtle ponds. Take a natural mud bath and sauna, visit miniature donkeys and horses and much more during this 9-hour adventure.

What’s included?

  • Air-conditioned vehicle

  • Bilingual guide (English and Spanish)

  • Lunch

  • Change room with locker

  • Entry/Admission - Blue River Hot Springs Eco-Adventure Tours

  • Entry/Admission - Dino Park Blue River

  • Alcoholic Beverages

  • Spa treatments (available for purchase)

  • Gratuities

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Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 7-9 hours

  • Mobile tickets accepted

Covid Policy

  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Your health and well-being are our priority. In response to COVID-19, cleanliness and hygiene protocols have been set up to ensure the health and security of our guests and visitors.

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

Blue River Hot Springs Eco-Adventure Tours

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About operator:

Rincon de la Vieja Tours offers amazing nature adventures along the base of Rincon de la Vieja – about an hour from Liberia. Tours include transportation from Guanacaste beaches and Liberia. Only the north side of the Rincon is in the rainforest and has blue volcanic rivers, the “emerald green” natural mineral hot springs and abundant tropical wildlife. You’ll be entering a ”paradise on earth” and will have an adventure of a lifetime.Rincon de la Vieja is based out of Blue River Resort & Hot Springs and offers three tours. Two are combo-tours that feature either an adventure to the incomparable blue volcanic rivers and majestic waterfalls by horse or car. Or choose the canopy tour, through rainforest, waterfalls and ending with a Tarzan Swing. These combine with a visit to Blue River Resort & Hot Springs. The third tour option is to spend the day at Blue River Resort & Spa to experience the the hot springs pools, botanical gardens, butterfly gardens, mud bath and natural sauna, the Spa, gym and more. We pick up early morning and deliver you home in time for dinner.

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