Irazu Volcano hiking tour near San José, Costa Rica

Irazu Volcano hiking tour near San José, Costa Rica

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Activity Snapshot

  • Sport level: Beginner
  • Spoken languages: English, Spanish
  • Fitness level: Beginner
  • Duration: 6 hrs
  • Cancellation policy: 
    flexible1) Cancellation 4 days or more prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are automatically refunded for the full activity price

    2) Cancellation between 48 and 96 hours prior to the agreed activity starting date
    → You are entitled to a 50% refund

    3) 48 hours or later are what we call last-minute cancellations
    → No refund will be made
  • Meeting point:
    Pick up at your accommodation in San Jose. Alternatively you can join Vive Travels' team at their office: Av 13, San José, Costa Rica.
  • Opening seasons:

Activity description

Enjoy the wonders of nature with this fabulous hiking tour to the Irazu volcano, near San José. Join the team of Vive Travels in this unforgettable experience!

This majestic volcano is the highest in Costa Rica with an altitude of 3432 meters (11000 feet) above sea level. 

After leaving the highway, the adventure will begin! During the ascent to the Volcano, you will be able to see several typical plantations of the region, such as potatoes, onions, garlic, beet, as well as cattle farms. Last but not least, the views of the Costa Rican Central Valley will take your breath away!

While approaching the summit, you will notice the diversity of microclimates, as well as the variety in vegetation. When you reach the top youwill be able to spot the main craters: Irazú, Playa Hermosa and Diego of the Hague. On a sunny day, it is sometimes even possible to see both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans from this point!

After an exciting tour of the volcano, you will descend towards the historic city of Cartago founded in 1563, which used to be the capital of Costa Rica until 1823. You will have the opportunity to visit the beautiful Basilica of Our Lady of the Angels, one of the most important Roman Catholic basilica in Costa Rica!

Offers

1
Irazu Volcano hiking tour - Group

If you choose this option, you will share the tour with other participants. A minimum amount of people will be required to be able to conduct the tour.

Special terms

The exact meeting time and meeting point will be confirmed with your instructor, upon confirmation of your booking.

Transportation is included from/to San Jose.

 

Do not forget to bring
  • Jacket or lightweight vest
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Camera
  • Binoculars
  • Rain coat
Sport level:Beginner
Duration:6 hrs
Minimum Age:minimum 10 y/o
Meeting point:
Pick up at your accommodation in San Jose. Alternatively you can join Vive Travels' team at their office: Av 13, San José, Costa Rica.
Included:
  • Bilingual guide (Spanish / English)
  • Entrance fee to the Irazú Volcano National Park
  • Transportation (to/from San Jose)
2
Irazu Volcano hiking tour - Private

If you choose this option, the tour will be privatized for you, which guarantees a highly-customized service.

Special terms

The exact meeting time and meeting point will be confirmed with your instructor, upon confirmation of your booking.

Transportation is included from/to San Jose.

 

Do not forget to bring
  • Jacket or lightweight vest
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Camera
  • Binoculars
  • Rain coat
Sport level:Beginner
Duration:6 hrs
Minimum Age:minimum 10 y/o
Meeting point:
Pick up at your accommodation in San Jose. Alternatively you can join Vive Travels' team at their office: Av 13, San José, Costa Rica.
Included:
  • Bilingual guide (Spanish / English)
  • Entrance fee to the Irazú Volcano National Park
  • Transportation (to/from San Jose)

Meeting point

Pick up at your accommodation in San Jose. Alternatively you can join Vive Travels' team at their office: Av 13, San José, Costa Rica. Get directions
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