Destinations - La Fortuna

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LA FORTUNA. San Carlos, Alajuela.

  • Location:

    3 hours from Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO)
    2.5 hours from Daniel Oduber Quiros Airport in Liberia (LIR)

  • RECOMMENDED TRAVEL DATES:

    All year around

  • IDEAL FOR:

    Adventure Travel, Family, Honeymoon & Groups.

La Fortuna is a small town located in the Northern Highlands of Costa Rica, known as front yard of the famous Arenal Volcano. It’s a top adventure destination providing a wide variety of possibilities for outdoor experiences for the entire family. From Zip lining on the trees, rappel down waterfalls, white water rafting, Stand Up Paddle on the lake or exotic nature trails surrounded by the most astonishing rainforest and wildlife.

It holds unique thermal springs where lava heated water comes up the surface providing natural hot springs for travelers to enjoy surrounded by lush vegetation, which makes it the ideal place to relax and reenergize.

La Fortuna provides a great combination of excitement and relaxation for the entire family, couples and independent travelers.

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CANYONING TOUR

This half-day canyoning tour will take you deep inside the rainforest canyon to experience a series of waterfall rappels, and activities like rock climbing and the “Monkey Drop” You will […]

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ZIPLINE TOUR

This thrilling experience is the most famous adventure in Costa Rica. Enjoy one of the best and safest zip line in the Country with amazing views from mountain to mountain. […]

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WHITE WATER RAFTING TOUR

The half day adventure provides plenty of action and thrills, with Class II-III rapids, making it the ideal river to raft with the entire family. Get wet and wild on […]

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SUNSET LAKE CRUISE TOUR

This leisurely ride will take you alongside nature and the beautiful Arenal Lake. On this tour you will enjoy the incredible views of the most iconic volcano in Costa Rica. […]

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STAND UP PADDLE LAKE ARENAL TOUR

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RIO CELESTE TOUR

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NIGHT WALK – FROG WATCHING TOUR

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MOUNTAIN BIKE TOUR AROUND LAKE ARENAL

This leisurely ride will take you alongside nature and the beautiful Arenal Lake. On this tour you will enjoy the incredible views of the most iconic volcano in Costa Rica. […]

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LA FORTUNA WATERFALL TOUR

The Fortuna River waterfall is located in a biological reserve with an area of 210 acres of transition tropical wet forest, part of the Arenal Volcano National Park and is […]

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KAYAK SAFARI PENAS BLANCAS RIVER TOUR

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KAYAK LAKE ARENAL TOUR

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HANGING BRIDGES TOUR

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