Irazu Volcano tour includes: Visit to Orosi Valley, also visit Lankester Botanical Gardens and Lunch, the tour makes a stop at the Angels Basilica, a place visted by many faithful, a current tradition since 1635 …… All in one day !
As we ascend towards to the Irazú Volcano you can enjoy unique landscapes, you can also observe the plantations of the area, such as carrots, onions, lettuce, potatoes and more. Once in the volcano, you will be able to observe the great crater that has a lagoon with a green mystic tone surrounded by rocks.
From the viewpoint of the National Park you will have a spectacular panoramic view of the surrounding hills and valleys, from there it is possible to observe the Poas Vocano and Turrialba Volcano.
On a clear day you can have a unforgettable view of both the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans.
We will stop at the Lankester Botanical Gardens, a University of Costa Rica Center for investigation that protects more than 800 species of orchids, bromeliads and countless species of other plants.
Then we will continue to the Orosi Valley, an area that overflows with unparallel beauty. We will be able to visit one of the few remaining colonial churches and we will stop to enjoy a scrumptious typical lunch at one of the local restaurants.
Estimated Departure from San José: 6:30 a.m .
Estimated Return to San José: 4:30 p.m