Tours in Monteverde Costa Rica

 

 

ATV Tour and Horseback Ride Tour

Duration: Half Day

Price: $110 USD per person. Only ATV $75 USD.

This exciting tour starts in our facilities located only 3 kilometer a way of the town of Santa Elena in Monteverde. Once you are equipped (helmets, rain coats, safety equipment) your guide will take you to the practice area for instructions and safety chat about the ATV. Then, you will drive your ATV on a practice course to determine your driving skills. If the guides feel that you cannot drive the ATV properly it is the option of the guide to have you drive with him instead alone. You will go among private trails with amazing landscapes and depending on the weather conditions and the participant’s skills the trails may vary.

Minimum age: 16 years old with driver’s license. Under this age must be accompanied by an adult.

The horseback riding starts by familiarizing with the horses and then the bilingual guide will teach the adequate techniques to control the horse along the tour. We will depart and go through private trails and public gravel roads for approximately the next 2 hours. Along the tour you’ll be able to observe the abundant flora and fauna, which is native to this region. There is also an opportunity based on the weather conditions to see the gulf of Nicoya and also on a clear day you can watch the Arenal lake and volcano at a distance. Minimum age to drive 16 years old.

Includes: transportation, guide, equipment.

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Curicancha Wildlifre Refuge Guided Walk

Duration: 3 hours

Price: $55 USD per person

Sendero Tranquilo is part of 210 acre private wildlife preserve in the very heart of Monteverde, covering both lowerand wet montane and premontane wet virgin cloud forest.

You begin your walk at an expansive overlook of the Gulf of Nicoya surrounded by 1800 newly-planted saplings of then species critical to the disappearing habitadof many altitudinal migrants including the Resplandent Quetzal.

Your experienced, highly competent bilingual guide will orient you to the history and importance of the area and encourage your questions. You follow a circle of natural trails into the depths of the forest where you will learn of the relationships and critical roles of this amazingly complex and diverse habitat.

You can be sure there are many pairs of eyes following your progress, and your tour guide is an expert in tropical flora and fauna and the habitatsof our local insects, birds and animal life.

Morning, afternoon and night departures. Includes: transportation, guide, and entrance fees.

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Don Juan Coffee Tour

Duration: 2 hours

Price: $50 USD per person.

You will learn all the stages, starting with the plant, the harvest, drying, toasting and grinding of the bean, then, try a cup of the beverage we enjoy every morning and during the day . This is the beverage we find anywhere and everywhere. Always tasty, always comforting.

Includes: transportation, guided tour, entrance fee, typical snacks, coffee bag souvenir.

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Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

Duration: 3 hours

Price: $85 USD per person

You will hike through the well-marked-trails, waterfalls, rivers, and the observation area of the park. If you are lucky youmight spot a “Quetzal”, one of the most beautiful birds in the world. You will also see an amazing variety of flora and fauna in this tour.
A must for all visitors.

Includes: transportation, entrance fee & bilingual guide.

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Sky Trek and Sky Tram Tour

Duration: Half Day

Price: $85 USD per person

Sky Tram is a guided tour and you can have the opportunity of intermediate the ride with short stops to observe the cloud forest biodiversity, the Arenal, Tenorio, Miravalles and Orosi volcanoes, the Nicoya Gulf, and the Guanacaste plain if the weather allows it. It is a high technology cableway that includes a ride of 1600 meters (both ways) with altitudes between 1400 and 1600 m.a.s.l. The Sky Tram will lead you up to the Continental Divide and to one of the highest mountains of Monteverde. The gondolas have been adapted even for people with some disability.  Sky Trek tour starts with the Sky Tram that will lead you up to the Continental Divide.

Sky trek is a system of zip lines ranging from mountain to mountain, which together have a distance of 2.5 miles of linear cable. It gives you the opportunity to fly through a cable and have a unique experience of adventure and adrenaline at speeds up to 40 miles per hour with distances ranging up to 2500 feet and heights of 524 feet. In addition the tour offers 5 observation towers that exceed the cloud forest treetops providing a panoramic view. All with total security and in an innovative braking system. Sky Trek is a complementary tour of Sky Tram it can’t be sold separately.  Minimum age for the sky trek: 8 yrs. old. 

 *Restrictions: People over 100 kilograms weight (217 pounds) must be evaluated by our technical staff (according to his/her height and physical condition) our staff will determine if they can take the tour. Includes: transportation, entrance fee & bilingual specialized canopy guide.

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Sky Walk Guided Tour

Duration: 2 hours.

Price: $45 USD per person. Sky Walk & Sky Tram combination: $67 USD per person

Sky Walk is a guided tour, which combines trails and suspension bridges with lengths of even 984 feet and heights above the canopy of Monteverde cloud forest. The tour gives you the opportunity to enjoy the flora and fauna of the area, always joined by one of our specialized guides. Sky Walk reunites all the conditions of security and confidence. The bridges have been adapted even for people with some disability.

Includes: transportation, entrance fee & bilingual guide.

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Canopy Tour and Tree Top Walkways

Duration: 5 hours approx.

Price: $85 USD per person. 

Our  Canopy Tour is one of the safest extreme adventures in Costa Rica!

Our Canopy Tour guides start by harnessing you with all the appropriate equipment after which they will lecture you on all the safety procedures to enjoy this amazing adventure with our “Safety First” motto.

You will then be flying through 15 cables and 18 platforms with an optional Tarzan Swing at the end of the adventure. Selvatura Park is one of the longest Canopy Tours in Costa Rica. Also it is the only canopy tour located inside the Monteverde Cloud Forest. If you are looking for an extreme Monteverde canopy tour and amazing rides, our  Zip Lines are your best choice.

The tour usually takes between 2.5 and 3 hours and can be done by adventurers from ages 4 and older. It is a safe adventure for everyone although restrictions may apply.  Selvatura’s Tree Top Walkways self guided tour consist of a 1.9 mile (approximately 3 kilometer) trail that crosses through the Monteverde Cloud Forest.

Here visitors will walk on eight different bridges with various lengths ranging between 150 feet ( 50 meters ) up to 510 feet ( 170 meters ) and altitudes ranging between 36 feet ( 12 meters ) up to 180 feet ( 60 meters ).

Each bridge has a width of five feet, the widest bridges in Costa Rica, and also a capacity of up to 80 people per bridge making them both the longest and strongest bridge systems in the Monteverde Cloud Forest. The Tree Top Walkways are suitable for people of all ages. The duration of the hike usually takes between 1.5 and 2 hours.

Includes: transportation, guide, entrance fees, canopy and tree top walkways.

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Canopy Tour  + Tree Top Walkways + Butterfly Farm + Hummingbird Garden

Duration: 7 hours approx.

Price: $120 USD per person. Includes: transportation, guide, canopy tour, tree top walkways, butterfly farm and hummingbird garden.

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