Kayak on Lake Arenal

Explore the Shores of Lake Arenal & Enjoy an Array of Tropical Wildlife.



Rate per person $63

If you are looking for a relaxed Costa Rica kayak experience – look no further! Lake Arenal is the largest and most important lake in Costa Rica. Man-made in 1974, it provides hydroelectric energy for the country. It is also a place where you can find many resident and migratory birds like the flycatchers, kingfishers, great blue herons, and anhingas, and sometimes mammals like howler monkeys can be seen in the surroundings. This is a great tour for anyone looking to enjoy a pleasant time kayaking on the calm waters of Lake Arenal with breathtaking views of the Arenal Volcano!

Your day begins when you are picked up from your hotel and driven 30 minutes to reach Lake Arenal. When you arrive, your professional bilingual guide will get you ready to kayak. Experience the beautiful flora and fauna native to Costa Rica, exploring the lake’s shore. Beginners will learn basic kayaking techniques from your guide. Other tours are also available in the area.

Note: This tour is not extremely challenging, but you do need to be able to kayak for around two hours. Maximum weight is 200 lbs.

Tour includes: Transportation from/to your hotel, equipment, guide

What to bring: Comfortable clothes, sandals, sunscreen, repellent, camera, binoculars, towel, a raincoat or rain jacket.

*Prices reflect the least expensive rates during low season and are subject to change at any time. You will receive a 100% accurate price when you inquire with us and share your travel dates. Final package pricing includes taxes, domestic transport, tours and lodging as described unless otherwise indicated. The package does NOT include international airfare or optional travel insurance or any other services not expressly mentioned.