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Trip To The Hule Lagoon & Volcanic Crater

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  • Explore the Hule Lagoon, visit 2 lakes of volcanic origin
  • Travel through one of the most popular hiking trails in Costa Rica
  • Enjoy a delicious lunch with a local Costa Rican family
  • Dedicated driver and guide. Small groups to assure excellent personalized service
Grab this opportunity to visit to some of the most spectacular lagoons in Costa Rica during a one-day tour. Leave La Fortuna at around 7:30 am and drive for 1.5 hours through the plains of San Carlos, located on the outskirts of Juan Castro Blanco National Park, until you reach the Hule Lagoon. On arrival, prepare for your hike to the volcanic lagoons. Start your journey through the pastures that border the forest of the volcanic caldera where the Hule Lagoon is located.

Popularly referred to as the Hule Lagoon, this beautiful lagoon is spread over an area of 55 hectares (136 acres) and is located at the base of the Cerro Congo Volcano, 11 km (6.83 miles) away from the famous Poas Volcano. This area is renowned for its excellent trekking trails due to the variety of sceneries and terrain it offers, ranging from clay to dirt, volcanic rocks and grasslands.

Travel through a rainforest during your descent. Enjoy incredible views of primary and secondary lagoons along your way. Along the 8 km (5 miles) circuit trail, you will visit 2 of the 3 most important lagoons of the area, ranging from 15 to 55 hectares in surface area.

After this amazing and intense 3-4 hour hike, you will arrive at the main observation point, where you can savor a delicious, traditional Costa Rican lunch.
what’s included
  • Transportation to and from your hotel in an air-conditioned minivan with Wi-Fi
  • Bilingual, naturalist guide
  • Reserve entrance fee
  • Bottled mineral water, energizing snacks
  • Lunch, walking sticks and insurance policy
what's excluded
  • Tips or souvenirs
Tour details
Availability Available Daily
Duration 9 hours
Tour Type Group Tour - Max 8 participants
Minimum Participants 2 people
Age Requirement 5 +
guiding method Live guide/instructor
Guide Language English & spanish
Maximum altitude 851 meters
Trek difficulty Moderate
Meeting/Start Point Pick-up at your hotel or location in La Fortuna, Costa Rica
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Price per person (USD) This tour requires a minimum of 2 adults Children must be accompanied by an adult Must be at least 8 years old Special price for children between 08 – 11 years Must be in a good physical condition Moderated hike May be operated by a multilingual guide (English and Spanish) A vegetarian option is available, please inform us at the time of your booking if required Transportation included from most La Fortuna hotels. If your hotel is far from downtown La Fortuna or the main road to the Arenal Volcano, extra charges may apply, please ask The departure times are approximates. Your exact pickup time will be sent in your reservation confirmation
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