If you only have a short time in Costa Rica, this half day tour to Irazu Volcano is the perfect choice for you. Departing San Jose early in the morning, we will head straight to the spectacular summit of Costa Rica´s Irazu Volcano, the highest active volcano in Costa Rica. At the summit, you can peer down into the mystical green lagoon or take in the extraordinary views. If the day is clear, look west to see the Pacific Ocean and east to see the Atlantic...both from the same vantage point!
Fun Irazu Volcano Facts:
The name Irazu comes from an indigenous origin, Istarú, which means Thunder and Earthquake Mountain.
Irazu is the highest active volcano in Costa Rica at 11,155 ft above sea level.
Irazu stretches over 250 square miles of forest which is home to a variety of wildlife such as rabbits, coyotes, armadillos, porcupines, weasels and even tigers.
Irazu has not just one but 4 different craters.
After our visit to the Volcan Irazu, we will descend back to the historical city of Cartago for a little Costa Rica culture & history lesson. We will visit the mysterious ruins of the old cathedral and view the beautiful Basilica of our "Virgen de los Angeles" with rich displays of carvings, statues and art.
Enjoy an excursion just outside of San Jose that will afford spectacular views and rich central valley of Costa Rica. The Real Deal offers discount tours in San Jose and all throughout Costa Rica. Book your discounted Irazu Volcano tour with The Real Deal Tours and save money now!
- * Round trip transportation
- * Professional bilingual guide
- * Entrance fees to Irazu Volcano National Park
Departures: 6:30 AM from San Jose.
Length: 6 Hours.
- * Bio-degradable sunscreen
- * Comfortable clothing
- * Insect repellent
- * Sunglasses
- * Binoculars
- * Camera
- * Cash for tour balance, souvenirs and tips.
Children: Minimum age is 3 and children ages 11 and up pay the same price as an adult.
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The Real Deal: $65.00
The Real Deal: $47.00
Irazu Volcano Tour - Half Day Excursion deposit is $15.00 per Adult and $10.00 per Child.
(The balance of $50.00 per Adult and $37.00 per Child in cash must be paid the day of the tour)
This tour departs at 6:30 AM.