Budget travelers rave about this professionally run tour agency. It’s located on the premises of La Choza Inn.
Desafío Adventure Company
Desafío has the widest range of river trips in Fortuna, and offers paddling trips on the Ríos Balsa and, occasionally, the...
A rafting shop in the center of town, Wave Expeditions runs the wild Toro and mellower Balsa. You can also run the smooth Arenal River...
Easily the coolest new bar in Fortuna, what with its flayed magic bus facades embedded with booths, surfboard decor and graphed up...
La Choza de Laurel
This place serves good, reasonably priced comida típica (typical food), and it always seems to be bustling. Live large and order a...
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Lonely Planet review
Sometimes you just need some good Mexican food – nothing against Lizano sauce, but there’s just no burn. Check out this breezy but elegant open-air spot 200m west of Parque Central, with good fajitas and something called a choriqueso (sort of like a sausage fondue). Hey, if you’re going to have a heart attack, go happy.