1-Day Monteverde Tour with Canopy Tour or Hanging Bridges (La Fortuna/Arenal)

We currently have discounts for this tour!

Operated by Desafio Adventure Company

December 15th 2016 – December 15th 2017:


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Discount disclaimer: In order for a Pura Vida! eh? discount to be valid, a complete tour reservation form must be submitted via our website and accepted by our team. In addition, travellers must follow the steps/requirements outlined on our “How Pura Vida! eh? Works” page. Please note that Pura Vida! eh? discounts are: a) not valid for preexisting reservations already placed through other companies or tour operators,  b) only valid for the specific day requested on the tour reservation form, and c) may only be claimed by the individual whose name appears on the tour reservation form. Tour reservation change requests may be made by travellers, but such requests are subject to approval by our team; unapproved tour reservation changes may result in a change or loss of the discount amount awarded. Tour reservation cancellations and no-shows will result in a loss of the discount amount awarded. All prices on our website including Pura Vida! eh? discounts are listed in the currency of US dollars, however at the tour operator’s discretion, tour payment may be collected in the currency of either US dollars or Costa Rican colones. For more information, please see our “Frequently Asked Questions” page.


Tour departure/return location: La Fortuna/Arenal

Tour times: 7:00am

Tour duration: Approximately 10 hours

Tour includes: Guide, ground and boat transport to/from La Fortuna/Arenal hotels and Monteverde, your choice of either Sky Adventures’ Sky Trek canopy ziplining tour or Sky Adventures’ Sky Walk hanging bridges, and lunch

Tour operator’s description: Get ready to embark on our adventurous taxi-boat-taxi journey to Monteverde and eperience the best of the Monteverde Cloud Forest! This One Day Tour includes a scenic boat ride on Lake Arenal and allows you to see the Monteverde Cloud Forest for a long, but enjoyable full day of adventure! If you don’t have time to stay overnight in Monteverde, we suggest you try this one day tour! We’ll pick you up at your Arenal hotel and drive to Lake Arenal where you will meet up with your boat driver. Then, you’ll hop on board the Desafio boat and cross the lake while admiring the beautiful views of all of the mountains, amazing sky and the colossal Arenal volcano. When you reach the other side of the lake, you’ll be picked up and driven to Monteverde where you can choose between a one-of-a-kind canopy ziplining adventure or a hanging bridges tour of the Cloud Forest! Whichever tour you choose, you’ll be high above the Cloud Forest canopy and able to see it from a bird’s-eye view! For ziplining, you’re in for a treat! Strap on your harness and get ready for an adventure filled with action, excitement and speed! The zipline canopy tour allows you to fly like a bird from tree-to-tree and canyon-to-canyon through 1.7 miles of zipline cables. You will be up high in the mountains for a great view of the area. You’ll witness the best views of the Cloud Forest and its mountains and deep jungle canyons. From there, your guide will give you instructions and safety tips before embarking on your journey across 10 zipline cables that reach between 40 to 100 meters high and up to 750 meters long. You won’t want to miss out on an adventure like this! For those who also enjoy a more tranquil, scenic experience above the cloud forest canopy, you’ll love the hanging bridges! Designed for bird-watchers and nature lovers alike, the hanging bridges offer stunning views of the Cloud Forest and it’s inhabitants. Walk across a series of five bridges, spanning over 1.5 miles, and up to 100 meters long with our experienced naturalist guides who will point out wildlife, plant species and offer fun facts about Costa Rica. Both tours will provide you with an adventure of a lifetime and you’ll be guaranteed to leave with lots of memories to share with your friends and family back home! After your tour, enjoy a delicious traditional lunch and then head back to Arenal with the taxi-boat-taxi right to the doorstep of your La Fortuna hotel before the day is done.

Additional details

  • This tour requires a minimum of 4 people to run. Please contact us to inquire about tour availability if your travel group is comprised of less than the tour operator’s required minimum number of participants.



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2 questions about the “1-Day Monteverde Tour with Canopy Tour or Hanging Bridges (La Fortuna/Arenal)

  1. Alan Rice says:

    I’m a solo traveler interested in this tour this Friday, November 25th. Is there one already going on or do you not have enough people?


  2. Nikki Solano says:

    Alan Rice –

    Thank you for your inquiry! The tour operator has responded to our tour availability request noting that unfortunately they do not have availability for the day tour for November 25th. Would there be another date that would work for you according to your trip itinerary? If so, please let us know so we can check in with the tour operator regarding the new date.

    Pura vida! 🙂