Private Arenal Volcano Lava Trails Experience


During this activity our local expert will show you and explain the geological evolution of Costa Rica and its most important volcanic aspects. This trail combines Basaltic Andesite lava rock fields and patches of regenerating forest, where you can find animals which have been recolonizing these specific ecosystems. The distance of the hike will be according to the group needing. It ranges from 1 up to 4 miles (6.44 km) long pathways. Arenal Volcano is geologically our youngest summit with approximately 7000 years old according to geologists carbon dating test studies within this period Arenal has alternated different active and calm periods. On July 29th 1968 after approximately 400 year of calmness, locals suffered one of the most devastating volcanic eruptions ever seen before, which generated casualties, death and economical disasters. Minor eruptions took place until 2010 becoming little by little La Fortuna village one of the most attractive destinations in the world. WHAT TO BRING: Sunscreen lotion Mosquito repellent Rain jacket or poncho Comfortable and proper hiking footwear.

Tour info

4 hours
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Why take this tour?

Traluxu Travel is a local economy committed with our environment, well known for offering the best nature, culture, and relaxing experiences, which encourages us to share with all visitors the beauty of our country, focused on accomplishing and performing Responsible Travel practices.

What’s included?

  • Snacks

  • Bottled water

  • Private transportation

  • WiFi on board

  • Admission park tickets

  • Cleaning and Disinfection protocols applied.

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 4h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Cancellation Policy

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

Operated by:

Traluxu Travel

About operator:

Traluxu VIP Travel is a different way to experience Costa Rica. We offer the choice of incorporating customized and flexible activities available along the different routes between destinations Our services will allow you to reach the most authentic options available under a high quality standard, back grounded by many years of experience, dedication and passion.

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