Irazu Volcano National Park
The "Colossus" as is known this volcano in Costa Rica, has caused major disasters in the past. A detail of the crater rim. The Irazu volcano has several craters, one of which contains Diego de la Haya, a crater with a small green lake of variable depth. Besides Irazu Volcano is the highest active volcano in Costa Rica.
In summer with clear weather, from the top you can see both the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean. However, this type of clear days are rare, and the summit of the volcano is generally covered by clouds. The volcano is located within the Irazu Volcano National Park, which spreads across 5,705 acres (2,300 hectares).