Length

Departure: depends on the tide

Duration: approx. 5 hours

dash board

Activity Level

Easy. Optional soft adventure

Great for:

All the family, no mínimum age.

  • The first part of the Poas Volcano tour is the ascension to the volcano area, through coffee, ferns, flowers and strawberry plantations the road itself is a tour of colors and beauty.
  • On the way to the volcano we will visit the Doka Coffee Estate for a delicious breakfastand the coffee tour in an actual coffee plantation where we will learn the ancient techniques used by the experts to produce some of the best coffee in Costa Rica and around the world.
  • After the coffee tour we will continue to the Poás Volcano where we will not only admire the impressive main crater with its sulfur fumaroles, but also learn about the different ecosystems in this unique and protected national park.
  • Following the visit to the volcano we will continue to the La Paz Waterfalls Garden for a scrumptious lunch and tour where we will walk through a trail, leading to  spectacular waterfalls in the middle of the rainforest.
  • Inside the park we will also visit the hummingbird gallery, the serpentarium, the bird house, the butterfly garden and the frog’s exhibit; to be enjoyed by those of all ages.

The Poas Volcano tour with Coffee Plantation and Waterfalls Garden is an intense fun filled set of excursions where you will embark on three distinct adventures.

As we ascend the terrain and near the Poás Volcano we will notice a change in temperature and vegetation; we will see coffee plantations as well as fern, flower and strawberry farms along the way, creating a beautiful array of colors and textures.

On the way to the volcano we will visit the Doka Coffee Estate for a delicious breakfast. Then we will be treated to a coffee tour in an actual coffee plantation where we will learn the ancient techniques used by the experts to produce some of the best coffee in Costa Rica and around the world. The careful process involved in the cultivation, harvesting and roasting of the Golden Bean will then be illustrated, very hands-on, and then we will savor the delectable end product.

After the coffee tour we will continue to the Poás Volcano where we will not only admire the impressive main crater with its sulfur fumaroles, but also learn about the different ecosystems in this unique and protected national park.

Following the visit to the volcano we will continue to the La Paz Water Fall Garden for a sumptuous lunch and tour. As we arrive to La Paz, we will walk through a trail, leading to a spectacular waterfall in the middle of the rainforest. Inside the park we will also visit the hummingbird gallery, the serpentarium, the bird house, the butterfly garden and the frog’s exhibit; to be enjoyed by those of all ages.

      •Transportation
      •Bilingual guide (English/Spanish)
      •Entrance fee to Poás Volcano National Park
      •Entrance fee to La Paz Waterfall Gardens
      •Entrance fee to Coffee Tour
      •Breakfast
      •Lunch
        – Hat
        – Jacket
        – Walking shoes
        – Insect repellent
        – Binoculars
        – Camera
        – Raincoat

 

Is this tour impossible for someone with difficulties for walking?

No, you can talk to us, and we will arrange the conditions for you to take it. Except for the waterfalls trail, everything can be done.

In parts of the tour there is a lot of walking.