Rincon de la Vieja Guided Hike - Tour #NPJA20
A very unique and special tour for the whole family! The Rincon de la Vieja National Park, is one of
Costa Rica’s most diverse ecological parks. Known for its stunning diversity of flora and fauna, this
national park is home to two volcanoes, the Rincon de la Vieja and the Santa Maria, as well as six
different volcanic peaks, and thirty two rivers and streams. Boasting fantastic sceneries, beautiful
waterfalls, soothing hot springs, boiling mud pits, a fresh water volcanic lagoon, picnic areas and long-
winding trails that one can hike or horse back ride. This national park extends on both the Caribbean
and the Pacific sides of the Cordillera de Guanacaste, and is divided into two sectors, Las Pailas and
Santa Maria. Spread over 14,083 hectares, this park is also the habitat of an impressive array of
wildlife, insects and birds like the Spider Monkey, the Blue-crowned Motmot, the Emerald Toucanet,
jaguars, cougars and tapirs. Also found in abundance here amidst the verdant vegetation are, Guaria
Morada orchids, the national flowers of Costa Rica as well as a plethora of Laurel and Guanacaste
trees. Don't miss this wonderful adventure!
Includes: Lunch, bottled water or fruit juice, guide, transportation, entrance fees to the park.
Required Gear: Hiking or running shoes, rain poncho, binoculars, camera, sunscreen, insect repellent,
sunglasses and hat.
Departure time: Zone 1 - 7:30 am, Zone 2 - 7:00 am, Zone 3 - 6:30 am (Duration: 8 hours approx.)
Price: Zone 1 - $85, Zone 2 - $93, Zone 3 - $100 per person.