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Irazú Volcano -Half Day Trip

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    The trip begins by ascending the breathtaking summit of the Irazu Volcano, passing all types and forms of vegetation, from coffee plantations, to ferns, depending on the elevation. The trip leads up to a spectacular view of the massive crater which is home to a lagoon with a mystical green hue surrounded by jagged rocks.

    It should be mentioned, that on a clear day you can actually see both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans!

    After an exciting tour of the volcano, we will descend to the historical city of Cartago. Here will visit the mysterious ruins of the old Parish and take in the beautiful Basilica of our Virgin of Los Angeles (Virgen de los Angeles) with rich displays of carvings, statues and other art.

    Stop At:

    • Santuario Nacional Nuestra Senora de Los Angeles, Calle 1, Cartago Costa Rica
    • Irazu Volcano National Park, Costa Rica
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up from Hotels located in San Jose Downtown
    Departure Time
    6:00 AM
    Duration
    6h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Guide
    • Round Trip Transportation from San Jose
    • Tour operate with a minimum of 2 people
    Exclusions
    • Not meals
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Note: A minimum of 2 people per booking is required to confirm.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    This trip is under outdoor activity. it is neither. I spent the majority of the time in a van. I was picked up at 6:15 am and went through San Jose picking people up for a different trip. Then I was put in a different van. Really? I did not pay to go pick up the Rainforest
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    Fila was our guide and George was our driver; what a team. Pick up was prompt and File met us in our Hotel. He asked us all to introduce ourselves so we would know who was in the group and where we all were from. The ride was smooth and I never worked a moment. Fila knew all
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    Nice views. Make sure you bring a jacket, it’s pretty cold up there. Lots of clouds: can’t see very far
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    Response from Explorer11788466522, Bookings Agent at Irazú Volcano -Half Day Trip
    Responded 2 Apr. 2019
    Thanks for your comment. It was a pleasure to serve you.
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    Pick up was supposed to be at 6:20 and the bus arrived around 7:00. Guess this is what you have to expect everywhere no matter which tour you take. We had a few more pick ups in other hotels until we started driving to the top. Our guides were really friendly and explained
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    Beautiful view, it's cold there so it's recommendable to bring a jacket. The road was excellent, excellent scenery and a friendly staff.
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