La Fortuna Hot Springs

The thermal springs in La Fortuna are of magmatic origin, specifically belonging to high-temperature magmatic waters of medium mineralization. This classification means that visitors to the Fortuna area of San Carlos will be able to relax in waters with medicinal properties, thanks to the perfect and naturally balanced amounts of calcium and magnesium, which provide analgesic, anti-inflammatory, relaxing, and contracting effects.

The physicochemical composition of EcoTemales Fortuna’s thermal waters makes them ideal for the treatment of:

Estrés, mental agony, and anxiety

Dermatologists treat conditions such as psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, acne, and rosacea.

Improvements to circulation

Trauma and disease rehabilitation

Postoperative orthopedic surgery treatments

Arthritis, artrosis, rheumatismo, lumbago, ciática, tendinitis, condro-articular aging, and esguinces


Intestinal, esophageal, and vesicular disorders

Because of its pain-relieving action, it targets neuromuscular and osteo-articular contractures and stiffness.


What thermal springs should I visit near Arenal Volcano?


One of the symbols of fortune and Costa Rica, and its fame is well deserved. Imagine a thermal river at the foot of a volcano, surrounded by tropical forest. It is without a doubt one of the few places in the world where you can enjoy something similar, and if that wasn’t enough, the balneario has all the amenities for both large and small groups to enjoy. Without a doubt, this is one of the places we must see on our way to Fortuna.


Everyone in this country has access to water, and the Tabacon River that feeds the Tabacon Thermal Spa is located right below the Resort’s main street. For the price of nothing, this is a great spot to soak in the thermal waters. The best part? It’s completely free.


Baldi has the world’s largest thermal pools, but the truth is that it’s a pleasant experience, with more than 18 thermal pools, kid-friendly areas, restaurants, and a setting that’s perfect for a day out with friends or family, all set against the majestic backdrop of Arenal Volcano.


Important: Baldi has his own rooms, so if you want to stay there, you can.


In addition to its beautiful surroundings and its natural-looking pools, Ecotermales is complemented with a top-notch service, pia coladas, and delicious food, making it one of the best thermal waters in the Fortuna area.


Both have low-cost admission and ranches for making grilled meat. They are located 5 kilometers from La Fortuna.

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