Menacingly or not 1,633m Volcan Arenal towers over Costa Ricas Laguna de Arenal. This area has so many activities to choose from including horse riding, canopy tours, try some canyoning or go fishing. Its a must see destination of Costa Rica. Though it is active its considered safe to visit sticking to the clear guidelines and perimiters laid out. The volcanic nature of the area gives us 2 hot springs you might like to see if you can visit, the most famous being Tabacon and Baldi.