Arenal Volcano as guardian of the surroundings, the flat lowland
region that surrounds this colossus is the heartland of Costa
over 400 years Arenal Volcano´s forest-covered cone sat
alone and silent on the edge of the San Carlos plains, exhibiting
only a little fumaroles activity in its single dormant crater.
In 1968 erupted violently without warning, spewing molten rock
and ash high into the sky and forming three new craters.
has been active ever since with more or less regular eruptions
of lava and ash providing fiery demonstrations that draw curios
unlookers from all parts of the world.
farming countryside, the flat lowland region that surrounds
the majestic Arenal is the heartland of Costa Rica. The volcano
towers over lush green pastures, and plantations of papaya and
cassava. Rumblings, and occasional explosions, form the backdrop
of the lives of these country people who make their living from
raising animals and crops.
form / to Puntarenas / Arenal Volcano in a deluxe air conditioned
fees to Tabacon thermo mineral waters
and natural soft drinks
/ WHAT TO BRING
truly tropical climate awaits you, be sure to bring your bathing
suit, a hat, sunglasses, sun block, and comfortable shoes for
a relaxing day.