What To Expect
We'll take the Pan-American Highway towards the city of Alajuela. En route, we will go by the Agriculture Monument, the Monument to Juan Santamaria and the famous Mango Park.
As we head ascend towards Volcan Poas (Poas Volcano in English), we will stop for a brief explanation of our golden bean, the coffee before continuing our trip through the fern, flower and strawberry farms. You will be able to notice a change in temperature and vegetation, preparing us for the pleasure of the exuberant cloud forest of Poas Volcano.
At the volcano, we will have time to observe the impressive main crater with its sulfur fumaroles. We will then will hike on a trail to the beautiful Botos Lagoon that will allow us to learn about the different ecosystems in the park.
We will continue our trip towards the Caribbean, stopping to discover La Paz Waterfall Gardens, a natural park where we will walk through many spectacular trails which will take us to the White Magic Waterfall, the most spectacular one in the area.
Inside the park, we will also visit the largest butterfly observatory in the country that is known as the house of collections of tropical jewels and the impressive hummingbird gallery, serpentarium, old house, bird house & frogs exhibit. Once we have finished our walk, we will finally have our delicious buffet lunch, before heading back to San Jose.
Pick-up and drop-off from selected San Jose hotels (View Hotel Pick-up List)
English speaking tour guide
Breakfast and lunch
This tour has a 2 passenger minimum requirement for operation and is subject to cancellation if this minimum is not met. Please call at least 24 hours prior to departure to confirm schedule.
Please wear light, comfortable clothing, comfortable walking or hiking shoes, sunglasses, hat, biodegradable sun block.
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