Beautiful lake in the upper northwest part of Costa Rica. We didn't stop but it was pretty. We were told it's popular with locals to fish there but the acid rain because it is very close to a volcano has messed the fishing up.
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We were able to view Arenal Volcano and Lake Arenal during a ziplining tour. Lake Arenal is beautiful and serene with the imposing Arenal Volcano rising up in the background. These two features framed our tour and created a sense of serenity when going about...More
In some places around the lake it feels like a small Switzerland. It is very picturesque and beautiful. We have visited during the week in low season, so it felt pretty empty and there were a lot of hotel vacancies. We haven't stayed at the...More
We stopped by the lake Arenal on our way from La Fortuna to Liberia and we had a nice dip in the water. It was nice and clean. You can also do some watersports on the lake or hire a boat that will take you...More
Despite the fact that the lake is man made, it still fits in with the natural beauty of the area. They offer boating, kayaking, and canoeing. You have a lovely view of the volcano both on, and across from, the lake. At least stop and...More
We drove around the Lake on the way to Liberia , the views were magnificent. We saw a lot of windmills on top of the mountain it was ice on the cake. It's a place to relax and there are a lot of aquatic activities...More