Las Pailas Trail Rincon de la Vieja National Park Hike
The 2 miles (3.2 km) Las Pailas trail cuts through tropical dry and rain forests with stops at various secondary volcanic activities.
The hike starts right after the entrance office where the trail starts at an open area with few trees. This trail consists of volcanic activity while you learn the legend of the volcano, different species of plants, trees and volcanic activity such as:
- Volcanic Bubbling Mud
- Inactive volcanic lakes
- Small craters
- Volcanic Fumes
Around this trail surrounded by forest and dense vegetation, you might have the opportunity to spot wildlife during the hike. Keep in mind that wildlife is unpredictable and we can never guarantee to see wildlife.
Not suited for guests with knee, ankle or mobility issues
- Difficulty: Moderate Hike
- Duration: Between 2-3hrs
- Distance: 3.5km (2.5 miles ) total. The trail is a loop