The Poás Volcano re-opened its doors to the public again last Friday. In the first three days – Friday, Saturday and Sunday – more than 1,500 people visited the colossus, with the illusion of observing the bright colors of the crater, after 16 months of being closed after the eruptive activity of Holy Thursday 2017.
Photo Diana Méndez, La Nacion
On Friday, 200 people of different nationalities arrived, on Saturday there were 620 and on Sunday the largest number of visitors, 730 tourists, reported the National System of Conservation Areas (Sinac).
Mahyar Shirazinia Riggioni, administrator of the Parque Nacional Volcán Poás – a protected area – described the reopening as successful, due to the increase in visitors every day and the satisfaction with security measures.
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