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Volcano Hike, Waterfall Swim & Hot Springs Combo on Rincon de la Vieja

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Volcano Hike, Waterfall Swim & Hot Springs Combo on Rincon de la Vieja

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icon10 hours  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English and 1 more
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Overview

Immerse yourself in the wild volcanic landscapes of the Rincon de la Vieja National Park on this full-day trekking tour. Set out on a moderate 3-hour hike through the jungle and keep a lookout for Howler monkeys, Capuchin monkeys, Toucans, and Coatis along the way. Pass hissing fumaroles, volcanic craters, and bubbling mud pools, then cool off with a swim beneath the Oropendola Waterfall. After re-fuelling with a delicious lunch of Costa Rican cuisine, enjoy a soothing soak in the hot springs and volcanic mud baths of Rio Negro.
  • Full-day hiking tour of the Rincon de la Vieja National Park
  • Embark on a 3-hour hike past mud pots, fumaroles and volcanic craters
  • Spot Howler and Capuchin monkeys in their natural environment
  • Swim beneath the Oropendola Waterfall
  • Tuck into a typical Costa Rican lunch
  • Enjoy a soothing soak in the volcanic mud bath of Rio Negro
  • Moderate hike is suitable for all abilities
  • Small-group tour ensures a personalized experience
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Please arrive 2 hours before your selected start time for pickup. Your operator can coordinate exact time and location.

This activity will end right where it started.Self Drive to Adventure Park: 8:45 AM @ Hacienda Guachipelin Hacienda Pinilla/JW Marriott: 6:00 AM (please let reception or security know we are coming to pick you up) Langosta/Tamarindo Hotels, Condos, Apartments, Houses: 6:30 AM Conchal, Brasilito, Flamingo, Potrero Hotels, Condos, Apartments, Houses: 6:30 AM RIU Guanacaste & RIU Palace: 7:00 AM (bring copy of passport) Playas del Coco Hotels, Condos, Houses: 7:20 AM Playa Hermosa & Playa Panama Hotels, Condos Houses (Occidental Papagayo, Secrets Papagayo, Villas Sol, Condovac, Mangroove): 7:30 AM Liberia Peri Supermarket: 7:45 AM Andaz, Four Seasons, Planet Hollywood: 7:00 AM ($50 extra per booking, not per customer) Dreams Las Mareas 6:30 AM ($200 extra per booking, not per customer) Pick up times are an estimate.  Please be ready at the specified time but it may take us up to 20 minutes longer depending on that days pick up schedule and traffic.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Use "Special Requirements" field upon checkout to advise dietary information
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required, if you are a solo traveler please contact us
  • If you do not need transportation, please meet us at the entrance of the National Park at 8:30 am.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Native's Way Costa Rica
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

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The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Volcano Hike, Waterfall Swim & Hot Springs Combo on Rincon de la Vieja?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:

  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
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What is the policy on sanitization during Volcano Hike, Waterfall Swim & Hot Springs Combo on Rincon de la Vieja?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
See all safety measures taken by Volcano Hike, Waterfall Swim & Hot Springs Combo on Rincon de la Vieja.
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What is the social distancing policy during Volcano Hike, Waterfall Swim & Hot Springs Combo on Rincon de la Vieja?
A:The policies on social distancing are:

  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
See all safety measures taken by Volcano Hike, Waterfall Swim & Hot Springs Combo on Rincon de la Vieja.
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What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Volcano Hike, Waterfall Swim & Hot Springs Combo on Rincon de la Vieja?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:

  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
See all safety measures taken by Volcano Hike, Waterfall Swim & Hot Springs Combo on Rincon de la Vieja.

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  • "I highly recommend bringing (or buying at the top) something cool to drink in the hot pools." See review
  • "The mud bath and thermal pools were a once in a lifetime experience and we highly recommend this excursion as well as tour guide Dauly!" See review
  • "Having small groups on these trips gives one the 'private tour' experience." See review

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Hike/Watwrfall/Hot Spring oh my!
Karina_H
, Oct 2021
We were picked up from our resort by a guy in a small Susuki. It was a little sketchy at first because we weren’t told we were getting picked up by a car. There was another tourist in the car, so we decided to trust and get in the car. We were taken to El Jardín, which is a souvenir/restaurant stop to meet the rest of out tour group. We had a little bit of time to get some breakfast and look at the souvenirs. Be warned that the food at the restaurant isn’t good. Save yourself some money and just drink coffee at your hotel. Once we were on the road, it took about an hour to get to the base of the volcano. We went on a 2 hour walk/hike around the volcano crater and stopped at various points. Our tour guide, Gustavo, was very knowledgeable about the ecology and volcano. A short walk after the hike from the tour van was the waterfall. You have to walk about 10 minutes to the waterfall and pass a hanging bridge. The water at the waterfall is cold, but we’ll worth it. It a bit rocky at the bottom so if you have water shoes, keep them on. There’s a point in the waterfall where you can jump from, excellent pictures. Lunch was after, we went to a restaurant that’s part of the National Park. Food is served buffet style, but food was pretty good. They served fresh watermelon juice which was excellent. Last part of the tour is to drive down to the hot spring, you also walk about 5-10 minutes to the spot. The tour guide will it explain that each hot spring is at different temperatures, there’s about 9 different pools. After you’ve relaxed in the hot spring for about 40 minutes, you can do some mudding. There’s some showers there to wash it off. Overall, very good experience. Because we went during this time of year, nothing was crowded and we didn’t have to wait for anything.
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star-5
Great tour and day
HOLLY_B
, Sep 2021
Seeing the forest and volcanic spots with a knowledgeable guide was well worth it. We had an amazing time and saw so many cool things! Highly recommend. Don’t skip the waterfall swim, it’s invigorating!
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star-4
Very interesting
Fabia_N
, Sep 2021
Had great tour guide & driver Hector & Pablo. Very knowledgeable, answered all of our questions. The pathway for the hike is mostly concrete & it's doable. I'm not a hiker, just take your time. For the waterfalls you do have to cross a hanging brige ( i skipped, lol). Hot springs is a MUST.
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The Wonder, History and Beauty of Costa Rica
Diana_R
, Aug 2021
The most incredible thing of the experience was how attentive and knowledgeable our guide was. Throughout the forest, we all learned the history and legends that survived time. Meeting nature and watching the harmony all around. The waterfall was simply miraculous and the hot springs were the best way to dissolve the aches that come from such an incredible hike. If anyone is searching for a full experience of wonder, history and beauty, look no further.
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star-5
Good time, beautiful views of nature, and just the right length.
Josh_B
, Aug 2021
The mud bath and hot springs were unique. The waterfall portion of the experience was beautiful and jumping off the rocks was fun (be prepared, the water is cold). We saw some white-faced monkeys and several different types of pretty birds, along with fantastic scenery and cool features of the volcano. Also, it is an easy hike - not demanding but good exercise. Our family had a great time.
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Great tour
LisaKristin_X
, Aug 2021
It was an amazing experience. Kevyn was a great tour guide and knows a lot about local wildlife. The food at the restaurant was also really good.
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Amazing Experience
Benjamin_F
, Jul 2021
Our driver and tour guide Paulo and Ronnie were great! They made sure we got the most out of our day. We got to swim in waterfalls, take a mud bath, bathe in hot springs, and hike around the volcano. This was an amazing experience.
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star-5
Lots of amazing sites to see! Worth the money!
WENDY_F
, Jul 2021
This excursion was full of surprises! My favorite part was watching the spider monkeys swing from the trees and the mud bath & soaking in the hot springs. A lot of beautiful & amazing sites to see and our tour guide was very knowledgeable and pleasant. It was a good workout if you like to exercise. I highly recommend!
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Awesome
Jacques_R
, Jul 2021
We loved every part of this adventure! Our guide was knowledgeable about the landscape and the history of the country which made it all the better
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Great day!
Kate_W
, Jul 2021
Great tour! Hector was a fantastic guide, very friendly and knowledgeable. The initial walk was fun and a good introduction to the park but for me the highlights were the waterfall and the hot springs. I’d highly recommend this day trip.
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