Fortuna What to Pack

  • alka-seltzer
    alka-seltzer
    by Tom_In_Madison
  • What to Pack
    by easterntrekker
  • What to Pack
    by easterntrekker

Best Rated What to Pack in Fortuna

  • Tom_In_Madison's Profile Photo

    Plop-plop, fizz-fizz

    by Tom_In_Madison Written Nov 22, 2008

    3.5 out of 5 starsHelpfulness

    alka-seltzer

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: With a weak stomach constitution, you may get a upset stomach/Montezuma's revenge/something. I know you're not supposed to because the water is good, but ....believe me--you will. So bring along a handful of tums, or some alka-seltzer, or something. You can always buy it there too like I did.

    Was this review helpful?

  • easterntrekker's Profile Photo

    Binoculars!!

    by easterntrekker Updated Apr 3, 2007

    3 out of 5 starsHelpfulness

    1 more image

    Luggage and bags: Travel light...no need for fancy clothes here.

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Good hiking shoes

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: You can get everything you need in Fortuna

    Photo Equipment: Tons of digital space

    Miscellaneous: We were happy we had binoculars ...you can watch the fire balls rolling down the volcano !!

    Related to:
    • Photography
    • Eco-Tourism
    • Hiking and Walking

    Was this review helpful?

  • SumTingWong's Profile Photo

    Binoculars are great to have in Arenal (Fortuna)

    by SumTingWong Written May 21, 2003
    Arenal Volcano

    Luggage and bags: Like I normally suggest, pack as light as possible. My general rule is to pack 1/3 less the amount of clothes you think you need and 1/3 more the amount of money you think you need.

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: You should have some comfortable walking shoes, but hiking boots are not really necessary for visiting Arenal Nat'l Park. Sturdy sandals are good to have too.

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: Basic stuff, a mini med kit is always great to have.

    Photo Equipment: CAMERA! and lots of film.

    Camping/Beach/Outdoor Gear: BINOCULARS were the best plus to have! You can see the rim of the volcano up close and see lava comming out, especially at night!

    Related to:
    • National/State Park
    • Hiking and Walking
    • Archeology

    Was this review helpful?

  • Snipernurse's Profile Photo

    A few tips on packing lists.

    by Snipernurse Written Jun 3, 2008

    Luggage and bags: An extra duffle bag to carry around all the suvenirs you might buy.

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Water sandals for white water rafting. The river bank is rocky and some walking is required. Swim trucks for rafting and for hot springs. Hiking shoes for hiking around Arenal.

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: Sun Screen. First Aid Kit. Skeeter repellent. Baby Wipes.

    Photo Equipment: Lots of it!

    Was this review helpful?

Instant Answers: Fortuna

Get an instant answer from local experts and frequent travelers

76 travelers online now

Comments

Fortuna What to Pack

Reviews and photos of Fortuna what to pack posted by real travelers and locals. The best tips for Fortuna sightseeing.

View all Fortuna hotels