Rincon de la Vieja
The Rincon de la Vieja Volcano and National Park is a majestic volcano located in the province of Guanacaste. It is one of the largest volcanoes in Central America, and its slopes range from the dry and arid plains to cloud forests and tropical lowland rainforests on its northern side, with deep evergreen rainforests. The crater of Rincon de la Vieja is active, and in the nineties there were some strong eruptions. You will discover and enjoy volcanic hot springs, mud baths, geyser and steam mud pools in the Las Pailas sector. The area has a huge diversity of landscapes, from valleys, hills, beautiful lakes and mountain peaks. There are plenty of activities to enjoy from riding through open fields, to guided hikes, relax in warm waters and volcanic adventure tours, such as rafting in rivers, canopy, canyoning, rappelling and more. It is an excellent area for nature lovers, birdwatchers, botanists and biologists in general. As for lodging options, most are on the Pacific side, including luxury hotels like Borinquen, intermediate like Hacienda Guachipelín, Buena Vista and Canyon Lodge and other hotels on the Caribbean side, including Blue River Resort Hotel. This amazing region is located just 30 minutes to 1 hour from Liberia and we usually offer our clients package including Rincon de la Vieja and the beaches and other destinations.