The majestic Poas Volcano is one of the world's largest geysers with an awesome crater, over 1.5 km. wide! The beautiful volcano is active, but completely safe for viewing. This exciting tour begins with a scenic drive through the lush coffee plantations and flower farms of the area. In addition to the wonderful volcano, the outstanding Poás National Park is a 9,884-acre reserve with rich tropical vegetation and animal life. The interesting tour includes a terrific hike through the surrounding forest that is teeming with typical plant life and exotic birds. The picturesque hike concludes at a restful, emerald green, tropical lagoon. Next, you will tour the fascinating craftsman factories of Sarchí; where they build the famous oxcarts of Costa Rica. Handmade, the traditional oxcart, is the most famous type of craft in the country. Ordinarily admired for its decorative qualities, the oxcart plays a very important part in the cultural history of Costa Rica.
|Dec 01, 12 - Nov 30, 13||Alajuela||73.00||54.75|
|Dec 01, 13 - Nov 30, 14||Alajuela||75.00||56.25|
|Dec 01, 12 - Nov 30, 13||San Jose||73.00||54.75|
|Dec 01, 13 - Nov 30, 14||San Jose||75.00||56.25|
Notes: Tour Includes: Round trip transportation from San Jose and Alajuela hotels, lunch, guide, entrance fees. Transportation is not included from Finca Rosa Blanca and The Alta Hotel.
What to Bring: Light Jacket, hiking shoes, binoculars, camera and spending money.
Child Rate Notes: Above child rate applies for children from 3-10 years old. Children 0-2 years old participate on the tour free of charge when accompanying their parents.
Country: Costa Rica
Province: San Jose
Town: San Jose
Duration: 8 hours
Min. Passengers: 2
Starting at: 8:30 AM
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