Numerous craters, boiling mud pools, and sulfurous hot springs with therapeutic properties.


This park is named after the active Rincon de la Vieja Volcano. Being one of the most accessible volcanoes of the area, you can reach the numerous cones, craters, and lagoons either on horseback or by foot. In here you will also find fumaroles and boiling mud pools, steam vents, and sulfurous hotsprings with therapeutic properties.

In the area there are a couple of comfortable hotels & lodges, mostly cozy, wood paneled cabins. Hot springs and mud baths are one of the main attractions at these beautiful mountain lodges.

Borinquen Mountain Resort & Spa
Secluded in the picturesque mountains of the Rincon de la Vieja Volcano, Hotel Borinquen Mountain Resort is the perfect place for rest and relaxation or simply the ideal place to l...
Buena Vista del Rincón
Buena Vista is a cattle raising Hacienda that changed part of its activity to dedicate itself to ecologic tourism in a rustic environment conserving the idiosyncrasy and culture of...
Cañon de La Vieja Adventure Lodge
Surrounded by beautiful gardens just 30 km from Papagayo Gulf, the hotel offers for the traveller a different way to live the natural beauties that surround the Guanacaste National...
Hacienda Guachipelin
Hacienda Guachipelín is a Costa Rican rural style hotel located at the foot of Rincon de la Vieja Volcano. For more than a century Hacienda Guachipelin has been a working ranch de...