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Crossing Lake Arenal, Costa Rica

Lake Arenal Kayaking Excursion

Lake Arenal Kayaking Excursion, Costa Rica

You will be collected from your hotel this morning to travel the short distance to Lake Arenal, picking up other passengers en-route.

You will meet your naturalist guide on arrival and get kitted out to begin your exploration of Lake Arenal by kayak. Paddle around the shores of the lake, spotting many species of bird including the anhinga, flycatcher and kingfisher, and perhaps hearing or even spotting howler monkeys in the nearby forests.

You will be dropped off at your hotel in time for lunch, however snacks and drinks are included during the morning excursion.

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