The Poas Volcano is located approximately one hour and a half from San Jose. The drive takes one past coffee, sugar and tropical plant plantations, and continues up through the cloud forest of Poas Volcano National Park. Accompanied by your naturalist guide you will walk up to the top and observe the enormous crater with its deep green lake. This crater is considered to be the largest crater in the world. Look deep into the crater and see the still active steam and sulfur outlets. Lunch will be served in a quaint typical restaurant. After lunch you will visit the village of Sarch?, the artesian center of Costa Rica renowned for it's original woodwork, handicrafts, and the colorful hand-painted oxcarts.
Full day tour, approximately 11 hours
Tuesday, Thrusday, Saturday and Suday. -Minimum 2 people.
Departure times and location:
8:00 am. If you are stay in the downtown area, the pick up can be made at your hotel, otherwise please contact gray line tours, after you confirm your reservation to arrange a pick-up location.
Return time and location:
Approximately 7:00 pm. If you are stay in the downtown area, the drop off can be made at your hotel, otherwise please contact gray line tours, after you confirm your reservation to arrange a drop-off location.
Entrance fees, lunch, transportation and bilingual guide.
Bring. Waterproof jacket or cape, sweater and comfortable shoes, long pants and camara.