Arenal Volcano, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Arenal Volcano National Park, Alajuela, Costa Rica| Map |
An active andesitic stratovolcano located in the Alajuela province in northwestern Costa Rica, the perfectly conically shaped Arenal volcano is one of Costa Rica's most spectacular sights and most adventurous attractions. Considered active until October 2010 when it entered its resting phase, families with kids visit this volcano not just for its beauty but also for the plethora of outdoor activities it offers. Great hiking trails, rich lakes and fantastic rivers surround it, offering families activities like hiking, canoeing and canyoning, to name a few.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
For even more adventurous families, there are rafting and waterfall rappelling tours available.
Address: Arenal Volcano National Park, Alajuela, Costa Rica| Map
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