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Blue River Resort & Hot Springs
Rincon de la Vieja
Liberia, Guanacaste 
Costa Rica

Guest Tours

Guest Tours & Excursions
Costa Rica Hot Springs

Stunning and amazing Eco-adventure day- tours on the north (Caribbean) side of Rincon de la Vieja uniquely showcases, all in one locale, the rain forest, hot springs, blue rivers, views of the smoking volcano crater and tropical wildlife. Rated among the best in Costa Rica, tours include horseback riding to grand waterfalls, tubing down a blue river, zip lining and hiking into the rain forest. And for the young-at-heart, life-size dinosaurs wandering the rain forest at Dino Park. Drop by for a tour or better yet, book your stay at Blue River Resort & Hot Springs for these convenient tours.

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Prices of Tours

Blue River Resort Eco-Adventure Tours

Blue River & Grand Waterfall Eco-Adventure
(Price Per Person)
By Horseback

Grand Waterfall Only

$45 adult

$36 children 4-12 years

By Horseback

Waterfall & Rainforest Hike

$55 adult

$44 children 4-12 years

By Safari Truck

Grand Waterfall Only

$35 adult

$28 children 4-12 years

By Safari Truck

Grand Waterfall & Hike

$45 adult

$36 children 4-12 years

Self Drive

Grand Waterfall Only

$25 adults

$20 children 4-12 years

Self Drive

Grand Waterfall & Hike

$35 adults

$28 children 4-12 years

Costa Rica Cathedral waterfall tour
Please Note:
  • Reserve at least a day before.
  • Horseback riding is to Grand Waterfalls
  • Add optional “Hike” into the rainforest to blue river ($10 extra), Rio Penjamo
  • All tours include guide for your safety
  • When Safari Truck is in use another vehicle will be used
  • Price and availability are subject to change.
  • Special rates may apply to nationals
Dino Park Tour

$25 per adult
$15 per child (4-12 years)

Park Tour & Lunch

$55 per adult
$45.00 per child (4-12 years)

Park Tour, Lunch & Resort Amenities

$70 per adult
$60.00 per child

Cathedral Waterfalls Adventure Tour

$37 per adult
$27 per child (4-12 yrs)


$55 per adult
$44 per child (4-12 years)

Add Dino Park!

Hike + Dino Park

$60 per adult
$50 per child (4-12 years)

Horseback + Dino Park

$80 per adult
$70 per child (4-12 years)

Zip Lining and Tarzan Swing
By Horse

$55 adult
4 – 12 years
$44 children between

By Vehicle

$45 adults
$37 children between
4 – 12 years


Waist line needs to less
than 40″ /102cm

Hike Rincon de la Vieja

Currently Closed

Water Tubing Adventure

$45 per person
(minimum 2 people)

Horseback Riding Eco-Adventure

$55 per adult, $44 per child
8-12 years (8 yrs min age)

*Snorkelling & Beach Adventure

$120 per person (minimum 4people), discounts for families

Rain Forest Hiking Adventure

$55 per adult

$45 per child under 12

Sublime Nature Hike

$65 per adult
$55 per child 7-12 yrs


Please reserve these tours as far in advance as possible since a minimum number of participants is required. If your reservation does not meet the minimum group size, we’ll do our best to make it possible.

Hiking Base of Rincón de la Vieja Volcano- $95 per person (min 2 people)[CLOSED BY PARK DUE TO VOLCANIC ACTIVITY]
Guest Tours & Excursions in Costa Rica
Guest Tours & Excursions in Costa Rica

Take a day hike through Rincón de la Vieja Volcano, Costa Rica’s most diverse ecological park, where you’ll find an immense assortment of plants and animals native to this region. Boasting beautiful waterfalls, fantastic panoramic views, soothing hot springs, boiling mud pits, a fresh water volcanic lagoon, picnic areas and long-winding trails, this national park is the perfect way to get to know the natural wonders of Costa Rica.

Horse-back ride by the blue volcanic river, Rio Penjamos, to enjoy even more fantastic sceneries. You can also opt for the adventure tour to the Grand Penjamos Waterfall if you’re looking for a more exciting way to experience this breathtaking place.

Guest Tours & Excursions in Costa Rica

For those who are truly young at heart, you’re sure to enjoy viewing the rainforest from atop while you’re flying down a zip line. This extensive zip line guarantees one-of-kind views and over an hour’s worth of pure joy. Also for adrenaline-junkies, the water tubing adventure through the winding Rio Azul or Rio Negro rivers is a blast of fun for the whole family. For more than two hours, you’ll be emerged in the lush rainforest while steering through canyons and past thick greenery. Guests are surprised by the amount of wildlife they see while tubing down the rivers.

Guest Tours & Excursions in Costa Rica

Get to know the colorful and plentiful marine ecosystem by snorkeling in the Junquillal National Park mangroves. This tour will be your perfect chance to spot exotic wildlife not present anywhere else in the world.

Lastly, for your full immersion in the culture of Costa Rica, we offer guest tours to watch a local bull fighting contest in an authentic setting amongst the sights of sounds of a flavorful culture.

Tours for Blue River Costa Rica Resort Guests

1 Day Visits

For those with only a day to spare, either drop by or set up a combo tour. Combo tours include transportation from most Guanacaste locations. The scenery en-route alone, is worth it. Whichever tour you choose, will satisfy your taste for of adventure and awesome nature.

For our hotel guests, we have developed a fantastic assortment eco-adventure tours. And most of them are minutes away. If are only staying a night or two, book in advance. Once here you’ll know why so many guests wish they were staying longer.

Many tourists leaving Costa Rica comment that their one regret is amount of time spent in transit on tour. This is another of our great advantages. Our wide variety of tours, are all nearby. Please click on the side menu to view our eco adventure tours.

Our Location -60 kilometres from Liberia, Costa Rica, at the base of Rincon de la Vieja National Park along the Caribbean (north) side of the volcano, in the cooler, lush green rainforest.


Arrange a shuttle from anywhere in Guanacaste, be it, Liberia or any of the Guanacaste beach resorts of Tamarindo, Hermosa Beach, Playa del Coco, Ocotal, Guardia, Papagayo, Nancite Beach & Salinas Bay. Contact Us

The drive is spectacular. Leave the dry hot weather and ascend into cooler, lush green rainforest at the base of Rincon de la Vieja along the Caribbean (north) side of the volcano. Only the Caribbean side of Rincon de la Vieja boasts the rainforest, blue volcanic rivers, grand waterfalls and natural mineral “green” hot springs. As we approach the resort, views of the Rincon de la Vieja volcanoes are awesome. Upon arrival, you’ll be warmly greeted, offered a snack, and then begin getting organized for your Blue River adventure

Experience Authentic Costa Rica!

Blue River’s Advantage

Most tourists, when asked after vacationing in Costa Rica say the worst part of their trip was the amount of time spent traveling on tours and moving from hotel to hotel. Blue River Costa Rica Resort offers an authentic Costa Rica experience and much of what tourists seek is located here, both on location and nearby. The breadth of eco-tour activities allows you to quickly feel you are vacationing and enjoying the best of Costa Rica. Just consider the surroundings – mountain rainforests, a moderate climate, blue volcanic rivers, waterfalls, hot springs and the volcano and the Rincon de la Viejas.

The Blue River experience show-cases the best excursions in Costa Rica, all out of one location. There are lots for the nature observer, the action adventurer, the young and the young at heart.

Eco Tourism Goals

Here you’ll experience authentic Costa Rica. The people and geography are relatively untouched by tourism. The nature and the greenery is lush and unspoiled. You can see how people live and learn about their lifestyle. We believe this enhance the lives of both the visitor and the locals. This exposure will also provide a greater appreciation for sustainable development that fosters:

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