Central Valley - San Jose
Poas, Doka, La Paz (Combo Tour)

To get to the different attractions included during this excursion we will drive by the city of Alajuela passing by the Agriculture Monument, the Monument to Juan Santamaria and the famous Mango Park.
As we ascend towards the Poás Volcano we will notice the change in temperature and vegetation; we will see coffee plantations as well as fern, flower and strawberry farms along the way, creating a beautiful landscape. On the way to the volcano we will visit Doka Coffee Estate for a delicious breakfast and a coffee tour, in an actual coffee plantation where we will learn about the ancient techniques used by the experts to produce one of the best coffees in Costa Rica. Learn about the careful process involved on the cultivation, harvesting and roasting of the Golden Bean.
After the coffee tour we will continue to Poás Volcano where we will not only admire the impressive main crater with its sulfur fumaroles, but also learn about the different ecosystems in this beautiful national park.
Following the visit to the volcano we will continue to La Paz Water Fall Garden for lunch and tour. On arrival to the La Paz, we will walk through a trail, leading to a spectacular waterfall in the middle of the rainforest. Inside the park we will also visit the hummingbird gallery, the Serpentarium, the bird house, the butterfly garden and the frog’s exhibit.


Transportation, bilingual guide, entrance fee to Poás Volcano National Park, to la Paz Waterfall Gardens and to the coffee tour.


Full Day

What to bring

Hat, light jacket or raincoat, sweater, walking shoes, insect repellent, binoculars and camera.


Pick Up/Drop Off in San Jose: Breakfast and lunch.

PU in San Jose and Drop Off in Arenal: Lunch

Dates   Rates
From: 01 NOV 16 To: 30 NOV 17
Rates Adult $129
Children $97
Private $250
Private child N/A
From: 01 DEC 17 To: 30 NOV 18
Rates Adult $132
Children $99
Private N/A
Private child N/A

Kids rate: 3 - 10 years old.

Children under 3 years old are free on tours paying a service charge of $20 for transportation.

Drop off in Arenal children pay as adults.  

In Private Tour children over three pay as adults   Important Notes: Poas Volcano is on activity and the operation of this tour depends on the park authorities

• Alta Hotel
• Barcelo San Jose Palacio
• Best Western Irazu Hotel & Casino
• Colonial
• Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose
• Country Inn & Suites by Carlson San Jose
• Courtyard Marriott San Jose Escazu
• Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici
• Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Cariari
• El Rodeo Estancia Boutique Hotel
• Fleur de Lys
• Grano de Oro
• Holiday Inn San Jose Downtown Aurola
• Real Intercontinental San Jose
• Park Inn
• Presidente
• Quality Hotel Real San Jose
• Rincon del Valle Hotel & Suites
• Studio Hotel Boutique
• The Palm House Inn
• TRYP San Jose Sabana Hotel
• Wyndham San Jose Herradura
• Dunn Inn
• Parque del Lago
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