Arenal volcano erupted in 1968 after hundreds of years that it was dormant.
In that massive side eruption that lasted for several days it cover the surrounding countryside with lava and ash, 73 people lost their lives in this tragic event.
Since 1968 the volcano has been considered active with its last eruption in 2010.
Arenal 1968 hike offers volcano views, rainforest & old lava trails, and if you are lucky also wildlife viewing.
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