Welcome to Liberia
Liberia, a lush, green, friendly and vibrant land, offers everything from excellent surf spots and shops selling wares by edgy local designers to days spent lolling in a comfy hammock on the edge of the rainforest while listening to tropical birds sing. It's home to one of West Africa's best national parks, and still hangs on to a confident American spirit mixed with West African roots. And despite the ravages of... Read More
Top experiences in Liberia
Rincon de la Vieja Hiking Adventure with Lunch
Located just 16 mile northeast from Liberia, and one hour driving, you´ll arrive at the base of this active volcano. This is a great tour that will start with 2 hours hiking into the 2 different type of forest in Guanacaste, tropical dry forest and primary forest. During the hike you will see a lot of steamy sulfur water ponds, boiling mud, and steaming fumaroles all related with the volcanic activity in the National Park.After admiring this natural process, you will begin to ascend into the tropical primary forest where you will have the option to see wildlife such as: Agoutis, White-nose Coatis, Spider Monkey and Howler Monkey, Toucans and butterflies. Your guide will point out many details of the flora and fauna in this National Park. After the tour, you will be driven to Liberia City where you will enjoy a local meal "El Casado" and also you will have the option to stop in local markets for buy coffee and souvenirs.
Blue Volcanic River Waterfalls and Hot Springs Mud Bath Adventure in Rincon de la Vieja from Liberia
Be picked up from hotels in or around Liberia in early morning and be transported to a lush rain forest on the north side of Rincon de la Vieja volcano. Upon arriving at the resort, have a welcome cocktail at the spa. Change clothing in preparation for your first adventure.Depart for a short drive to the private, Blue River Park for dips in the Grand Waterfall. Then, hike along forest trails, creeks and cascading waterfalls with opportunities for dips in the mineral pools. Be amazed by the beauty, the tropical rainforest and colorful birds. Then, descend toward the incomparable blue river, Rio Pénjamo. Have a delightful lunch at Blue River Resort and Hot Springs (included).After lunch, you may chose to swim, slide and soak in five large pools, four of them being unique large natural mineral green hot springs, and one of them being a fresh water pool with a bullet water slide. Walk the amazing tropical Botanical Gardens with over 700 varieties of plants, heliconias, fruit-bearing trees, timber-yielding trees, orchid gardens, hummingbird garden, tropical fish ponds and lagoons, turtle ponds, Caimon Lake and Bird Lake. Experience the lush tropical Butterfly Gardens with 15 species like the blue morpho. Take a natural mud bath between a hot springs and fresh water river and a natural sauna heated from below by the hot springs creek, all within the botanical gardens. See the source of the hot springs bubbling up from the ground at 60 degrees centigrade. Visit miniature horses and donkeys, unwind some more, with a spa treatment (not included) at the full service spa, or try to fit all of it in. Depart at 4:00pm and head back to your Liberia accommodations.