At the volcano trails the expert bilingual naturalist guide will find the animals, point-out indigenous rainforest plants and educate you about their medicinal properties. Frequent sightings include: monkeys, wild boars, two types of toucans, White-Nosed Coatis, Oro Pendula birds, Golden Eyelash Vipers, Boa Constrictors, White-tailed Deer, Great Curassows.
Before dark, you'll continue to the observation point, which offers the closest, most direct lava flow vista. Relax, enjoy a drink and listen to the incredible sounds of the volcano. If cloud cover is high enough, expect to see a dazzling. Your guide will explain the history of this magnificent volcano as you listen to a variety of frogs, toucans, and insects, watch thousands of lightning bugs. Continue with a refreshing two hour thermal hot springs visit. Tabacon Resort is the number one attraction in Costa Rica, and considered by many as the most beautiful hot springs in the world.
Departure times and location:
3:00 p.m from La Fortuna.
Return time and location:
Transportation from La Fortuna Area
Tabacon hot springs entrance.
Buffet dinner in Tabacon.