Poas Volcano, La Paz Waterfall Gardens & Sarchi
Travel in comfort along a scenic route through the Canton of San Ramón and on to the Pan-American Highway. Your Greentique Certified Guide will take you to the summit of Poás Volcano, in one of Costa Rica’s legendary National Parks. Learn about the evolution, history, regional flora and fauna, and the historic eruptions of Poás volcano. You’ll enjoy an authentic Costa Rican lunch, visit the waterfalls and butterfly gardens at La Paz, then continue on to Sarchí, home to some of Costa Rica’s most storied artisans and the brilliantly painted iconic Costa Rican oxcarts, plus epic souvenir shopping.
You’ll travel in comfort along a scenic route through the Canton of San Ramón, then south on the Pan-American Highway. During the journey, your guide will discuss the generalities of Costa Rica. Once at the volcano’s summit, you’ll enter Poas Volcano National Park and learn about the area’s evolution, history, vegetation and main eruptions of the volcano. You’ll then enjoy a typical Costa Rican lunch before going on to the waterfalls and butterfly gardens at La Paz (butterfly garden, serpentarium, ranarium & aviary). From there, you’ll continue on to Sarchi, home to some of Costa Rica’s most storied artisans, where you’ll tour the famous oxcart factories and enjoy some souvenir shopping.
Includes: Bilingual guide, transportation, entry fees and lunch.
Departure: Hotel’s Front Desk 6:15 a.m.
Duration: Full day.
Recommended: Comfortable hiking shoes, camera, rain gear and a light jacket.
Ages: 6 to 12 – Half rate.
Minimum age: 6 years.
Minimum: 3 adults.