Day trip

The Blue River Resort & Hot Springs: Full-Day Adventure

Day trip

The Blue River Resort & Hot Springs: Full-Day Adventure

From US$ 130 per person

Embark on an all-day adventure at the Blue River Resort & Hot Springs! Enjoy hikes through the lush tropical rainforest, tour through the lush botanical garden and butterfly park, and end with a relaxing dip in the natural green mineral hot spring pools.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
7:00 AM pickup from hotels in Tamarindo, Pinilla or Conchal and 8:20 AM pickup from hotels in the Coco Beach area. The day before your activity expect to be contacted to confirm your reservation and to provide your exact pick-up time and place. Please be sure to check for messages from us. Please be ready in the lobby 10 minutes before your pickup time.
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Visit the incredible blue-water river of Rio Pénjamo
  • Frolic in 4 gorgeous hot spring pools and 1 freshwater pool
  • Follow the paths of 4 amazing waterfalls through the tropical rainforest
  • Stroll through botanical gardens and explore the magical butterfly park
  • Enjoy a relaxing mud bath and visit the natural sauna
Full description
Start the day off right, with a welcome cocktail at the Blue River Resort and Hot Springs! You will arrive around 10:00, after pick-up from your hotel in Tamarindo, Pinilla or Conchal. At 10:30, depart for a short drive to the private Blue River Park. Hike along trails bordering the incredible blue volcanic and delight in the scents and sounds of the tropical rain forest as you follow the paths of 4 amazing waterfalls. Return to the Blue River Resort at midday to enjoy a delightful lunch à la carte, and then set off to explore the botanical gardens. Marvel at the approximately 700 plant varieties and visit the spectacular butterfly garden with nearly 15 species of butterflies. End your day with a relaxing dip in the natural green mineral hot springs pools and then begin your journey back at approximately 16:00, returning to your hotel at 18:30.
  • Round-trip transportation from most hotels in the Guanacaste Province
  • Bilingual tour guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Welcome cocktail
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities

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Important information

What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Hiking shoes
  • Sunscreen
  • Rain gear
  • Insect repellent
  • Long pants

Know before you go

  • Tips are not included
Customer reviews

Overall rating

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It was very relaxing and the hosts were easy to communicate with and informative. Overall, it was a wonderful time. Ask for Kevin as a tour guide on the hike-he was the best photographer and really helped capture how awesome the experience was.

February 24, 2022

Product ID: 33599