El Silencio Biological Reserve Hike
Walk in biological reserve & enjoy the Arenal Volcano view.
Before the active period of 1968, a lavish canopy of vegetation covered the Arenal Volcano. People that climbed Arenal’ s summit related that inside the crater there were big trees and at night, they slept in places where there was some heat due to small steam outlets.
El Silencio Biological Reserve is a 556 acre property with 247 acres primary forest where a wide variety of fauna can be seen in its natural habitat plus the varied flora includes majestic trees such as Ceiba and the trumpet-tree or Guarumo.
Located on the north face of the impressive Arenal Volcano. El Silencio Biological Reserve is one of the best observation points of the area where the mix of landscapes, flora and fauna turns this trail into an unforgettable experience.