Arenal Volcanic Springs

The beautiful Arenal volcanic springs are one of the most popular attractions for visitors to Arenal. Students relax in the natural hot springs created by the Arenal Volcano.

  • As students enjoy time in the warm pools and waterfalls with friends, they learn about the formation of these springs and the varying temperatures and minerals in the pools.

Did you know?

  • The water from these natural springs is heated by geothermal heat, or heat generated from the interior of the Earth.
  • The waters of the hot springs are directly influenced by volcanic processes.

Article written by Sarah Wyland

Sarah Wyland
Sarah never gets in trouble for being on Facebook and Instagram at work, because its her job. As social media manager, she gets to tell the stories of travelers, teachers, and interesting places. Other titles she enjoys include dog mom to Knox, barre instructor, Crossfit athlete, avid reader, and world traveler.