The Best Things to Do in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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Popular things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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Hot Spring
Tabacon Hot Springs La Fortuna
4.4
Duration: 4h 30 min
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River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Canyoning / Rapelling Tour
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
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Waterfall
La Fortuna Waterfall
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
Set against the backdrop of the imposing Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna de San Carlos offers visitors a chance to explore diverse natural landscapes and sample some delicious local produce. Named for the bounteous harvest provided by the area's rich volcanic soil--and perhaps for the fact that the town has never been destroyed by the volcano--La Fortuna enjoys a warm but not overly hot climate, with temperatures ranging between 20 C (68 F) and 26 C (78 F). Things to do in La Fortuna de San Carlos include whitewater rafting, kayaking, mountain biking, and visiting the area's famed volcanic hot springs. Plan your tour of La Fortuna de San Carlos and Costa Rica travel itinerary using our Costa Rica trip planner.

Nature in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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Hot Spring
Ecotermales Fortuna
4.6
Duration: 3h 30 min
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Water Body
Lake Arenal
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Hot Spring
Baldi Hot Springs
3.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Hot Spring
Rio Chollin
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min

Side trips from La Fortuna de San Carlos

Volcano
Arenal Volcano Arenal Volcano National Park
3.5
Duration: 4h 30 min
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Nature / Park
Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge Cano Negro
4.5
Duration: 6 hours
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Cave
Venado Caves Arenal Volcano National Park
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min

Tours in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Food Tour
Food Tours
4.8
Duration: 4 hours
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Adrenaline / Extreme Tour
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
4.5
Duration: 3 hours
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Off-Road Tour
Off-Road Tours
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min

Hidden gems in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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Bogarin Trail
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Safari
Safaris
4.6
Duration: 8 hours
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Coffee / Tea Tour
Coffee & Tea Tours
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Hot Spring
Paradise Hot Springs
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min

Parks in La Fortuna de San Carlos

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Nature / Park
Proyecto Asis
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
Nature / Park
Arenal Oasis Wildlife Refuge
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Park
Cerro Chato ANC Park & Gardens
4.1
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Nature / Park
Mirador El Silencio
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min

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