Lake Arenal and Volcano Mountain Biking (Moderate)

Lake Arenal and Volcano Mountain Biking (Moderate)

Activity provider: Desafio Adventure Company

From US$ 79 per person

Explore the incredible landscape around La Fortuna as you cycle down winding roads and dirt paths. Visit local pueblos, witness spectacular views of the Arenal Volcano on this exciting cycling adventure.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Pickup at local hotels in the Arenal Volcano area. Your exact pickup location and time will be advised upon the reconfirmation of your tour. There is an extra charge for hotels outside of the normal pickup area.


  • Enjoy a unique mountain bike ride near the base of the Arenal volcano
  • Enjoy cycling with an experienced guide who can show you our favorite parts of the Arenal Area
  • Get several other routes for more-experienced riders
Full description
Costa Rica has amazing natural features and the tranquil countryside is ideal for mountain biking in Costa Rica! You'll ride on trails that run through farmlands, close to the jungle and along the base of mountains and hills - this Arenal Volcano mountain bike tour helps you explore Costa Rica's diverse natural environment with the help of your knowledgeable Costa Rica bike guide. As you bike along Lake Arenal at the base of the Arenal Volcano, you'll pass rainforest, rural farmlands, and wildlife. You'll have the chance to see different kinds of monkeys, toucans, coatimundis and more! Make a stop along the way and have a nice snack while cooling off in a river or in Lake Arenal. You will bike on a gravel road connecting Lake Arenal to the Arenal Volcano National Park which stretches 8.3 miles each way. As you ride toward the Caño Negro river, in the small town of El Castillo, you'll be surrounded by lush rainforest. You'll be amazed by the friendliness of Costa Rican country folk, who are bound to smile and wave at you, as you pass by beautiful landscape. Then return to your hotel with unforgettable memories of this fun Arenal adventure tour!
  • Brand-name, professional suspension mountain bikes
  • Mountain biking gloves and helmets
  • Mountain biking guide
  • Transportation to/from hotel
  • Support vehicle for the entire tour
  • Water break
  • Snack
  • Additional food and beverages
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Insect repellent

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking
  • Open-toed shoes

Know before you go

  • Tours run rain or shine. If it is necessary, we may change to a more suitable tour with equal or similar difficulty rating and adventure appeal. We reserve the right to cancel due to unsafe conditions.
  • 2 minimum passengers.
  • It is recommended that you bring sunscreen, sunglasses, secure shoes, cycling shorts, a big smile!
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