Activities Nuevo Arenal

Activities Nuevo Arenal

Arenal Botanical Garden Tel (506) 2694-4273/ 2694-4305, fax (506) 2694-4086. E-mail: junglegold@hotmail.com Located 25 km from the dame and 4km to the southeast of Nuevo Arenal. Entry 10 US$, open from 9:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m. It was founded in 1991 as a reserve and tropical and sub tropical plants library. It has footpaths with 1.200 varieties of vegetables from around the world. The most outstanding aspect of the garden is the butterfly farm, the birds and the paths that lead through the primary tropical rainforest.

 

Lake Arenal Boat Tours Tel (506) 2694-4547/Tel/cellular (506) 8818-1197. E-mail: arenalboattours@yahoo.de. Located at the German Bakery. Sightseeing Tours from 2 hours – 1 day/ Water-ski with twin and Monoski/ Day and camping trips with B.B.Q to the island/ Nights trips to the active Volcano Arenal/ Sunset Tours/ Visit the Swiss village, with train-trip and lunch in the panoramic restaurant/ Fishing trips on request.

 

Tico Wind Tel (506) 2692-2002. E-mail: info@ticowind.com www.ticowind.com. It has quality windsurfing boards and sails, for rent 38 US$ for half a day, 68 US$ for a while day, for 7 and 14 days 385/ 630 US$; including lunch.  It offers 50 sails depending on experience, wind conditions and the weight of the surfer. Can also recommend accommodation in the nearby hotels.