Costa Rica's Arenal National Park has the most active volcano
in the country. It was believed to be dormant until a major eruption in
The park is next to the country's largest hydroelectric project, the
forest and rainforest cover Arenal National Park, which abounds with
and fauna species in multiple life zones, innumerable rivers,
waterfalls and thermal hot springs.
visitors center near the Arenal volcano has an auditorium, an
exhibition hall, a
souvenir store, and restrooms. Marked hiking trails lead to various
of interest and scenic overlooks (see trail map above) Arenal Costa
Rica National Parks.