Explore the natural volcanic activity of Rincon de la Vieja Nat’l Park and the exciting adventures available at Hacienda Guachipelin at the foothills of the volcano.
The tour starts with a Walk in Rincon de la Vieja park trails: The National Park is part of a unique tropical dry forest with bubbling mud, steamy sulfur water ponds and fumaroles.
A naturalist guide takes you on a 2-hour walk on forest trails providing a great opportunity to observe the volcanic activity and a variety of wildlife, including monkeys, toucans, and birds.
Afterward, you may choose to participate in one of the following activities:
-Canyon Canopy Tour: Our canopy tour takes you into a canyon and over a turbulent river. Imagine yourself rappelling, rock climbing, and travelling on 12 cables, doing Tarzan swings and hanging bridges, all set in the majestic Río Blanco canyon!
-Rio Negro Tubing: A short bus ride takes you to the river put in. Then, after a short walk to you will start the tubing adventure through Río Negro’s crystal clear rapids, which are interspersed with calm sections of the river providing a fun, refreshing and exciting ride.
A buffet lunch is included during the tour.
What to bring: cool comfortable clothing (T-shirt, pants or long shorts), hiking shoes or athletic shoes (no sandals), light rain jacket or poncho, bathing suit and water shoes for the river tubing (no barefoot allowed), insect repellent, sunscreen, hat or cap, extra set of clothes. A camera with a strap may be brought at your own risk. Towels are provided during the activity.
Includes: private transportation, admission fee to Rincon de la Vieja National Park, one additional activity per person (canyon canopy tour or river tubing), specialized tour guides, all equipment, bottled water, Costa Rican lunch with fruit juice and one additional drink per person, choice of soft drink or beer.
*Expect bumpy road conditions for the last 10 minutes.
*The Rincon de la Vieja National Park is closed Mondays.
Health Restrictions: Participants must be in good physical condition and are required to sign a waiver. Maximum weight: 250 lb. Not suitable for: pregnant women, people afraid of heights, or people with pre-existing health conditions