The famous newspaper, The Huffington Post, recently published an article about the 35 Most Amazing National Parks on Earth and the Arenal Volcano National Park was named in first place, above important National Parks of the world like the Iguazu National Park (Argentina-Brazil), Yosemite National Park (US), Etosha National Park (Namibia-Africa) and the Banff National Park (Canada).
The article remarks that the Arenal Volcano National Park, located in the middle of the lush tropical rainforest of Costa Rica, “is a rumbling volcano surrounded by hot springs, fauna-filled forests, and plenty of hidden waterfalls.”
“Ask anyone that has been to the Arenal and they will tell you: It is paradise!” concludes the article.
Few Costa Rica attractions inspire more respect and admiration than the Arenal Volcano. Located in the northern region, this impressive volcano is a natural phenomenon that attracts many tourists.
Besides, the northern region offers a landscape of exceptional beauty with its forests, lagoons, fields of crops and rivers with hot springs; in other words, sanctuaries where one can breathe peace, purity and the majestic power of nature.
But this Costa Rica tourist destination is also perfect for those looking for adventure days. You can explore Arenal taking one day tours full of adrenaline like zip-line excursions, whitewater rafting expeditions, horseback rides and challenging hikes.