Your breath-taking, adventure begins with a pickup from your hotel and a relaxing private drive through the wonderful Costa Rican countryside on an air-conditioned transportation and recent model deluxe vehicle or mini bus. Your guide will point out many sights of interest including coffee plantations, sugar cane and citrus plantations, diverse fruit stands and rural farming communities. You will be heading Fortuna Town, about 2 hours drive from San Jose. Upon arrival to the beautiful property of Mistiko Park, you will have some free time for use restrooms and explore the surroundings before to start the horseback ride into the rainforest.
Located in the northern lowlands of Costa Rica, the impressive Arenal Volcano is a National Park that attracts thousands and thousands of tourists due to its beauty and recent past volcanic activity. Back in the 80´s the volcano was very active, but now has reduced its activity and we could say that it has entered a period of calm. However, the beauty of the Volcano and surroundings are just spectacular. Once in La Fortuna Town, a sightseeing tour will show you the highlights of the area and its rich diversity of tourist attractions, ecosystems, the lake, culture, customs & traditions of this emblematic town of Costa Rica.
At Mistiko Park, Paco’s Horses combines excellent riding with fascinating introductions to the rich rain forest of Arenal. During this adventure we will take you back to an era when life moved more slowly, and people take more time to appreciate the beauty of nature, the sounds, the colour and the energy in the air. You will appreciate the density of the forest and access to pastures located on the highest hills of the park from where you will have a stunning view of the Arenal Volcano and Lake. This tour includes a short visit to one of the hanging bridges during a pause of the ride. It is your first time on a horse? If so, you will be instructed by a professional guide that offers a vast knowledge of horses and how to ride them for the first time. The scenery at Paco’s Horses is large and breathtaking, you can’t go wrong with this adventure.
Later, you will relax in one of the best thermal water places in the area: Baldi Hot Springs. At Baldi Hot Springs you will find an endless dreamed stay, where the natural environment, colorful natural gardens, therapeutic waters, pure air and our care combine on a perfect state; the dream came true. The unique frame where your experience turns into the most unforgettable one. In here you will enjoy multiple thermal pools, a giant stem room, luxury pool bars, Giant water-slides, relaxing areas and much more.
Upon arrival to Baldi Hot Springs, enjoy a delicious Buffet Lunch before to jump into the Thermal Pools. Lockers and Towels are included in our tours. At this paradise you will stay till 4:00 PM, them, we will begin our return trip to the city of San Jose.
DURATION: 12 Hours
DEPARURE TIME: 7:00 AM
– Bilingual guide (English/Spanish)
– Entrance fee to Baldi Hot Springs & Horseback Riding Tour & Equipment
– Great Buffet Lunch
WHAT´S TO BRING: swim suit, mosquito repellent, sweater, Tennis shoes, Hat.