La Fortuna is a rural city located in San Carlos, in the province of Alajuela, Costa Rica.
La Fortuna has the airport which is nearest to the Arenal Volcano, though many visitors also arrive via automobile, to the resorts and hotels in La Fortuna…
La Fortuna is less than 10 km from the peak of Arenal volcano and less than 20 km from the entrance to Arenal Volcano National Park.
Other than the volcano, La Fortuna has tourist attractions such as the La Catarata de la Fortuna, a waterfall that falls from a height of 70 meters, several resorts with natural hot springs temperate enough to bathe in, other day spa services, and day-trips which involve horseback riding, whitewater rafting, hanging bridges, a « sky tram, » zip-lines, mountain bike, kayak, stand-up paddleboard, and ATV or dirt bike rentals, « butterfly farm » and Venado Cavern tours, bungee jumping, Laguna Cedeno, El Salto Swimming Hole, and canyoneering. [Patrick Nouhailler – flickr.com]
Author:aaslex . Source: flickr.com