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Red Lava Tourist Service Center

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Local 3 edificio Adifort, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
+506 2479 8004
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We do hiking tours, book different kind of nature excursions, reserve a wide variety of action adventure activities, help plan and book transportation and we have the best lodging deals.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“extreme hike” (30 reviews)
“cerro chato” (58 reviews)
“crater lake” (23 reviews)
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Local 3 edificio Adifort, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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+506 2479 8004
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The girl at the reception totally overcharged me. I would suggest to book your trip via another agency if possible.More

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RedLavaTsc, Owner at Red Lava Tourist Service Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Would be happy to get more details so I can investigate this. Now there is no way I can give meaningful response to your comment. As most comments indicate we are known to have very competitive prices and to treat our customers in a fair...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the tour with the arenal volcano obersavtory, it was cloudy so we didn’t get to see whole volcano. We then hiked through the rainforest, water fall and went though 2 hanginging bridges. Daniel was our guide and he was super nice and friendly...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Red Lava was wonderful to work with. We went on the Arenal Day Hike that ended with the hot springs. We met “Nano” our guide. He was fantastic at his job. The hiking was not easy, but very exciting. At times Nano had to give...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For what we paid (about $35USD) this tour was good. Our guide Santiago was knowledgeable and charismatic and was able to relate to everyone in our diverse tour group. He had a sharp eye for the wildlife in the park and we saw monkeys, sloths,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took the half day tour to the Arenal volcano observatory, it was real good (we saw many animals).We booked but a JBJ trip to monte verde right after because they said they can pick us afterwards , but the bus to the second part...More

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OK2122
26 February 2018|
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the hike is not really difficult, but it will be very muddy when it rains (and the weather changes very often). the best is to rent rain boots. to the waterfall you have to go down about 400 steps and walk this back. I... More
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Castielle
8 October 2016|
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2 hours of climb up the hill, hard one, I grebbed the trees and the ground in order to help myself, 20 min of going down to the lagoon, hard way too, after the lagoon another way up and down but easier ways. than flat way... More
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