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.
    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:
    • Jungle and Rain Forest
    • Hiking and Walking

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    Hint - it rains in the rainforest....

    by travelgirl3 Written Dec 11, 2004

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    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: 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!

    The new bride in all her finery! Costa Rica
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    • Adventure Travel
    • Eco-Tourism
    • Jungle and Rain Forest

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