Events in Costa Rica

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Costa Rica

Arenal Volcano National Park Half-Day Hike

1 Reviews
Tours Reseller exclusions Nature & adventure Outdoor activities Outdoor sports

Enjoy an interpretive 4-hour nature hike of the Arenal Volcano National Park to see and learn about the native plants, wildlife, and lava rock formations. Get a beautiful panoramic view of Lake Arenal, and stop at a relaxing hot spring bath.


  • Hike the lava paths of Costa Rica's most famous volcano
  • Enjoy magnificent views of Lake Arenal
  • Learn about the unique flora and fauna of Arenal National Park
  • Relax with an optional dip in a hot spring


Begin the tour in the northwest area of the volcano, the area with the most volcanic activity in the last period of eruptions. Once there, walk along the trails that cross the regenerating forest area and over a large block of petrified lava, produced by past eruptions, steep slopes, and sandy soils. Observe a great variety of plants, wildlife, magnificent rock formations, in addition to the volcanic landscape the place offers a wonderful view of Lake Arenal. During the tour, experienced guides will provide you with interesting and educational information regarding the history of the volcano, lithological cycles, forest formation processes, and general volcanology.


Bilingual naturalist guide Transportation by air-conditioned bus Park entrance fee Beverages

Important Information

  • Please wear comfortable clothing and hiking boots or tennis shoes, and bring your binoculars, a camera, sunscreen, insect repellent, and rain gear (during rainy season)

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


Book Now! Arenal Volcano National Park Half-Day Hike

My Lists

Create New Guide


Mini Guides

Login to create your guides for Costa Rica.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide



Recommended Experiences in Costa Rica

500+ trusted car hire partners globally

Create & Share your own Guide to Costa Rica with friends and family!

Add your recommended places to visit by browsing the website and pressing the icon.

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section


We Are Part of the My Guide Network!

My Guide Costa Rica is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations