Lake Arenal Boat Tour & Baldi Hot Springs. Private Tour from San Jose

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From $245.00

2 reviews   (5.00)

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 10 hours

Departs: San Jose, San Jose

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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This tour is a perfect combination between nature and relaxation. It is a perfect tour for those who wish to enjoy the arenal volcano area, its natural beauties and the famous hot springs.
It is a completely private tour, with professional guides that will make you enjoy a wonderful day in places with a lot of magic and beauty.

Your breath-taking, adventure begins with a pickup from your hotel and a relaxing private drive through the wonderful Costa Rican countryside on an air-conditioned transportation and recent model deluxe vehicle or mini bus. You will be heading Fortuna Town, about 2.5 hours drive from San Jose. Upon arrival to the beautiful Arenal´s Lake you will meet your local tour guide who will show you the beauty of this amazing region and start the 2 hours boat tour.
After it, enjoy a delicious lunch at Baldi Hot Springs and relax in the multiple thermal pools that this complex offers.

What's Included

Bottled water

Entrance Fee to Baldi Hot Springs


Private Boat Tour

Private Naturalist Tour Guide

Private transportation

What's Not Included

Alcoholic Beverages

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 3
  • CHILD: Age: 4 - 10
  • ADULT: Age: 11 - 99

Additional Info

  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • The use of mask is not mandatory any more in Costa Rica. Customers can use them optional. Spare mask can be provided by our staff upon request and alcohol in gel is provided in all our buses. All our staff is fully vaccinated

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Lake Arenal
Once we arrive to Lake Arenal, a 90 minutes boat tour will take place. You will be able to explore the beauty of the lake, the small islands and the rich biodiversity found in this particular ecosystem. For the more adventurous, we offer the option of being able to swim in the lake in a safe area.
From the lake it is possible to have a perfect view of the Arenal Volcano and its beauty.
Lake Arenal is the largest lake in Costa Rica

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Baldi Hot Springs
After the boat tour, you will relax in one of the best thermal water places in the area: Baldi Hot Springs. At Baldi Hot Springs you will find an endless dreamed stay, where the natural environment, colorful natural gardens, therapeutic waters, pure air and our care combine on a perfect state; the dream came true. The unique frame where your experience turns into the most unforgettable one. In here you will enjoy multiple thermal pools, a giant stem room, luxury pool bars, Giant water-slides, relaxing areas and much more.

Upon arrival to Baldi Hot Springs, enjoy a delicious Buffet Lunch before to jump into the Thermal Pools. Lockers and Towels are included in our tours. At this paradise you will stay till 4:00 PM, them, we will begin our return trip to the city of San Jose.

4 hours • Admission Ticket Included


Pricey but do it!
Chris_E, 06-06-2022
We had an amazing time. Highly recommend it. Jim was our driver and Alberto was our tour guide. Very knowledgeable and friendly. Thanks guys!
Lastly, The Baldi Hotel/hot springs was everything it was hyped up to be.
A wonderful way to spend the day!
15gerardob, 02-01-2022
Our guide, Luis, was wonderful. He made the experience very enjoyable and relaxing. This was the perfect itinerary for one day. Luis is very friendly and he shared a lot of important information.

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