Arenal What to Pack

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    For Hiking/Volcano/Zip/Thermal Baths

    by TravellerMel Updated May 20, 2014

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    Luggage and bags: A light daypack to hold your supplies

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Sturdy hiking boots or athletic shoes - do NOT try to hike in flip-flops or sandals!
    Long pants will help you prevent bug bites & scratches
    A poncho to protect against the frequent rains (it is a rain forest, after all!)
    A hat to cover your head & face

    For the thermal baths, you will need a swimsuit (they provide towels), and water shoes are recommended...

    For the thermal baths - a swimsuit, and surf shoes to protect your feet

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: BUG SPRAY! DEET-free is preferred.
    Sunscreen
    bandaids or moleskin, in case you get a blister...

    Photo Equipment: Definitely bring your camera - it is beautiful here, and you will want to capture it!

    Miscellaneous: A bandana/towel/rag to wipe your face - after the rains, or just your exertion in the humidity.

    Related to:
    • Hiking and Walking
    • Jungle and Rain Forest

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    Hint - it rains in the rainforest....

    by travelgirl3 Written Dec 11, 2004

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    The new bride in all her finery! Costa Rica

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: ....so be sure to bring rain gear. Although at the Eco-Lodge in Arenal, they supplied not only these beautiful ponchos, but the marvellous rubber boots too! Just what every new bride is wearing these days!

    Related to:
    • Eco-Tourism
    • Jungle and Rain Forest
    • Adventure Travel

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