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Rainforest Chocolate Tour from La Fortuna

Rainforest Chocolate Tour from La Fortuna

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695
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$26.00
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$26.00
Chocolate lovers flock to this incredible tour from La Fortuna that includes the sweetest rainforest experience and unearths the hidden secretes of local chocolate production. Visit a farm where cocoa is grown, processed and produced. This hands-on experience lets travelers eat as much chocolate as they want while learning about history, culture and traditions of this popular Costa Rican sweet.
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* A traveler said: "The tour guide was amazingggg! So knowledgeable and so friendly and so patient with all of our many questions. It's so cool to know about where chocolate comes from. Even my 8 year old daughter liked the tour! At the end we got to make our own flavors of chocolate which was very cool too! Great for families."


Cooking and Salsa Dance Lesson Combo

Cooking and Salsa Dance Lesson Combo

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3
  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$65.00
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$65.00
The perfect way to get to know Costa Rican culture and take part in some of our most important activities in Costa Rica: cooking, eating and dancing!
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* A traveler said: "The cooking class was great! We learned delicious Costa Rican dishes. Our teacher/ chef (Ellie) was the best!"


Original Arenal ATV #1 Arenal Volcano Experience

Original Arenal ATV #1 Arenal Volcano Experience

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42
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$112.00
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$112.00
Experience the thrill of riding an ATV along tracks in the Costa Rican rain forest during this exhilarating half-day activity from La Fortuna. You'll be transferred to a private farm situated next to Arenal Volcano National Park, and receive instruction from your guide on operating the ATV. Then follow your guide on a fun mud-splattered ride over rugged terrain, stopping for photo ops and an optional natural facial treatment.
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* A traveler said: "Very friendly. Fun trails with a variation in terrain which made it fun. It was not just flat fields, there were climbs, mud, and water. We're so glad we did this."


Costa Rican Coffee and Chocolate Crafting Experience

Costa Rican Coffee and Chocolate Crafting Experience

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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$40.00
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$40.00
As one of Costa Rica's biggest exports, coffee plays a big role in Costa Rica's economy—and its culture, too. Learn about artisanal Costa Rican coffee from bean to cup complete with harvesting, roasting, and grinding on this tour of a family-owned coffee farm near Arenal Volcano. As a bonus, try other favorite Costa Rican crops such as chocolate and sugar cane.
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* A traveler said: "We had such a wonderful time on this tour. It was very informative and the samples were delicious. A must have for the ideal costa rica experience!"


North Fields Cafe: Craft Specialty Coffee and Chocolate Tour

North Fields Cafe: Craft Specialty Coffee and Chocolate Tour

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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$40.00
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$40.00
Aromatic coffee, sweet sugarcane, and melt-in-your-mouth chocolate are three of Costa Rica’s top agricultural exports—and its favorite products among locals and visitors alike. Learn about these three crops first-hand on this tour of a family-owned farm near La Fortuna. See how coffee is created from bean to cup, and then taste other delicious crops along with a guide.
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* A traveler said: "David was amazing. We felt like we got a lot for our money, between the tour and the tastings. Great experience."


Eden Chocolate Tour - The best chocolate tour in La Fortuna

Eden Chocolate Tour - The best chocolate tour in La Fortuna

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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$31.20
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$31.20
In Eden Chocolate Tour you'll experience an hour and 45 minutes tour. A first part is held in our cocoa organic plantation where the visitor can see the cocoa flower, the cocoa trees, the fermentation and sun-dried process of the cocoa beans. A second part is inside the Ranch where the visitor can roast and grind the cocoa beans; also the conching and refining process of the chocolate. At the end, the visitor can make his own chocolate bonbons.
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* A traveler said: "Our guide was very enthusiastic and wonderful. Highly recommend. The chocolates that we made were delicious. Very pleased."


Costa Rica Cooking Class

Costa Rica Cooking Class "Cook Like a Local"

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27
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$49.00
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$49.00
Get a taste of authentic Costa Rican life and cuisine as you join a local family for a cooking class and home-style meal. Along with a guide, visit the home of your hosts outside of La Fortuna and learn about household customs and cooking techniques. Join in the preparation of a typical meal, and then savor the fruits of your labor alongside new friends.
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* A traveler said: "Great food and great teacher. Got the recipe afterwards right away. Very delicious meal that we made!"


Full day Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna Waterfall and Hotsprings

Full day Arenal Volcano, La Fortuna Waterfall and Hotsprings

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  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$89.00
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$89.00
Discover the natural beauty of the La Fortuna region on an action-packed full-day tour that is ideal for people who enjoy outdoors activities. Go on hikes through lush rain forest; visit a butterfly garden and Maleku Indian village; take a dip at La Fortuna waterfall; look for wildlife; and view the Arenal Volcano. Top off the day with a cocktail and a relaxing soak in a natural hot water river.
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* A traveler said: "This whole trip was loaded with fun and adventure, our tour guides Tony and Erick were absolutely amazing, knowledgeable and entertaining. I had a great day and if I was gonna go back I would repeat this tour or really any tour with Tony and Eric since they have a true passion for what they do."


Arenal Volcano Horseback Riding

Arenal Volcano Horseback Riding

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23
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$55.00
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$55.00
Soak up the beauty and biodiversity of Arenal by horseback on a ride through the family-owned nature reserve at Mistico Park. Known for its hanging bridges, the thoughtfully developed park also features a new riding trail that winds up to hilltop pastures boasting fantastic views of Arenal Volcano and Lake. The slow and natural pace of a horse allows you to appreciate the surrounding flora and look for native wildlife on this relaxed and memorable tour.
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* A traveler said: "Incredible guides and such a wonderful way to see the volcano! Includes entrance to the hanging bridges park, so you can take that walk on your own, making the entire day a complete steal! Best thing we did in La Fortuna."


Hanging Bridges, La Fortuna Waterfall, Typical lunch and Arenal Volcano Hike

Hanging Bridges, La Fortuna Waterfall, Typical lunch and Arenal Volcano Hike

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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$150.00
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$150.00
Combine three adventurous activities in a single tour: a hike to Arental Volcano, visit to the Hanging Bridges, and exploration of La Fortuna Waterfall. This full-day tour from La Fortuna, perfect for nature lovers, includes hiking and swimming amidst Costa Rica's beautiful natural scenery. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
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* A traveler said: "The guide made the experience fun, she stopped to show us a sloth on our way to Arenal. The birding was amazing at the hanging bridges. Would have liked more time there to look for more birds."


The Best 7 Zip Lines of Arenal

The Best 7 Zip Lines of Arenal

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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$58.03
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$58.03
Soar over the canyons, through lush forests, above waterfalls, on this half-day small-group guided adventure. Experience the adrenaline rush from the zip line and observe the truly breathtaking landscape beside Arenal Volcano.
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* A traveler said: "We had such a great time on this tour. The seven zip lines include views of the waterfall and the volcano, no hikes in the middle so it's easy even for less mobile people. There was only four of us on the tour and the guides were taking a good care of us."


Whitewater and Wildlife Rafting Class 2-3 Balsa River from La Fortuna

Whitewater and Wildlife Rafting Class 2-3 Balsa River from La Fortuna

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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$75.00
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$75.00
Experience the thrill of rafting down Costa Rica’s Rio Balsa on this white-water adventure! Following the lead of an experienced guide, you’ll navigate Class II and III rapids as you pass through a lush rain forest landscape. After working up an appetite paddling down the river, enjoy a traditional lunch at a local eatery. Round-trip transport from your La Fortuna hotel is included.
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* A traveler said: "Great day on the rapids with Noel and Roland who entertained the group from start to finish, told us about the wildlife along the river expertly traversed the rapids and made an amazing looking fruit snack"


La Fortuna Ecocentro Danaus Night Tour

La Fortuna Ecocentro Danaus Night Tour

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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.00
Price varies by group size
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$48.00
Price varies by group size
The Costa Rican jungle is home to a number of unique species, many of which come out at night. This nighttime jungle tour visits the forests of La Fortuna for a guided walk. Learn about various jungle species from your naturalist guide and get tips for photographing the nocturnal creatures. Animals you may see including frogs, sloths, bats, and reptiles.
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* A traveler said: "The place is close to Fortuna, easy to find and the road is good. Elias contacted us as soon as we made a reservation (few days ahead) and again on the day of, confirming time and location. We were the only family of 3 (due to pandemic), so it was a very individualized tour. We saw a lot of animals: red eyed tree frog, cayman, sleeping sloth (it was raining), Strawberry poison-dart frog etc. Elias is knowledgeable and seemingly enjoys sharing his knowledge with visitors."


Arenal Volcano Canopy Tour, 50 meters Rappeling and Hot Springs

Arenal Volcano Canopy Tour, 50 meters Rappeling and Hot Springs

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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$50.00
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$50.00
Soar through the rain forest of Arenal on a thrilling zipline tour, one of Costa Rica’s must-do adventures. Cross different levels of the canopy on nine cables for a high-speed journey that also allows time to observe native wildlife and the beauty of the forest from treetop platforms. Back on the ground, reward your muscles with a relaxing soak in volcanic hot springs at an eco resort.
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2-in-1 Arenal Combo Tour: Hanging Bridges + La Fortuna Waterfall

2-in-1 Arenal Combo Tour: Hanging Bridges + La Fortuna Waterfall

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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$145.00
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$145.00
Enjoy an action-packed adventure in the shadows of the iconic Arenal Volcano with this great-value 2-in-1 combo tour. First, take to the treetops for a thrilling bird’s eye view of the rain forest as you walk the Arenal Hanging Bridges, then get your camera ready for a visit to the beautiful La Fortuna Waterfall. After cooling off with a swim beneath the falls, tuck into a typical Costa Rican lunch (included) before heading back to the city.
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* A traveler said: "Wife, 16 year old son and I had a great time with Edwin! Very knowledgeable and made sure we learned and saw as much as possible related to ecology and animals. Would definitely seek out this travel company and Edwin again! Also had great recommendations for restaurants in La Fortuna and on way to Monteverde."


Combo La Fortuna Waterfall and Two Volcanoes

Combo La Fortuna Waterfall and Two Volcanoes

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10
  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$99.00
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$99.00
The tour begins at 7:30 AM— the La Fortuna Waterfall. This waterfall is representative of the Arenal area and is absolutely stunning. The 195-foot (60-m) fall creates a natural fresh-water pool, which is perfect for travelers who are up for swimming. The waterfall is surrounded by lush rainforest and is extremely scenic. It’s a good place to take photographs and appreciate the scenery.The journey continues with a visit to the Arenal Hanging Bridges. These bridges are set within one of the most important reserves in the area. The reserve has trails that run through the heart of the rainforest, as well as treetop suspension bridges. The suspension bridges extend through the forest canopy and give you the chance to see the forest from a different perspective. As you walk along the bridges, be on the lookout for birds, monkeys, and other animals.At 1:30 PM you’ll enjoy a typical lunch served by a Costa Rican family then we will take you to the hotsprings River.
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* A traveler said: "Great tour, but prepare to walk some inclines… our guides were wonderful and made the trip that much special … A shout out to our tour guides Raul and Augusto … Pura Vida 🤙🏼"


Frog Watching Night Walk

Frog Watching Night Walk

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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$52.00
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$52.00
Live the rainforest from another perspective, 60% of its animals are active at night, come and enjoy species that you can only see when the sun goes down. Frogs, snakes, crickets, and creatures that you didn't even know they exist. Tours led by trained naturalist along flat rainforest trails start at 5:45pm at Arenal Oasis. Flashlights are provided and reservations are necessary. You need secure shoes like tennis shoes, boots or hiking (sandals are not allowed)
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Private Hanging Bridges Nature History Walk Tour

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Private Hanging Bridges Nature History Walk Tour

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5
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$82.45
$97.00
$14.55 savings
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$82.45
$97.00
$14.55 savings
Traluxu Travel is a local economy committed with our environment, well known for offering the best nature, culture, and relaxing experiences, which encourages us to share with all visitors the beauty of our country, focused on accomplishing and performing Responsible Travel practices.
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Peñas Blancas River Safari Float from La Fortuna

Peñas Blancas River Safari Float from La Fortuna

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2
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$71.00
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$71.00
Take a tranquil journey through Costa Rica's amazingly biodiverse rain forest on this half-day safari float down the Peñas Blancas River near La Fortuna. Paddle through the calm waters without a motor so you can appreciate the many sounds of the jungle and observe wildlife like sloths, turtles, birds, and monkeys without disturbing them. Travel with a professional guide, who will point out passing plant and animal species and enhance your appreciation of the incredible ecosystem.
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* A traveler said: "We loved this trip. Transportation was on time. Everyone was friendly. We saw monkeys, a sloth, and a couple crocodiles. There was some light occasional paddling involved which was fun. Would recommend 100%!!"


Arenal Highlights COMBO: Hanging Bridges + Volcano Hike + La Fortuna Waterfall

Arenal Highlights COMBO: Hanging Bridges + Volcano Hike + La Fortuna Waterfall

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3
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$155.00
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$155.00
Start your day as you hike across the 2 mile Arenal Hanging Bridges and see the jungle from high above the forest. Your naturalist guide will teach you about Costa Rican culture, history, while you experience what we like to call "nature therapy." Immerse yourself in nature while you try to spot different species of plants, animals, and birds for approx. 2.5 hrs along the way. Appreciate 15 different bridges, 6 are hanging. After, head to the Arenal Volcano Reserve. Hike through amazing forest and breath-taking lava flow. We’ll head through easy trails that skirt the base of the Arenal Volcano. You'll love our fresh, amazing meal in one of La Fortuna's secret hangout at El Salto waterfall park. Finish the day at the stunning La Fortuna Waterfall. This is sure to be a good workout as there are 500 steps to get to the down and get back up! Have an opportunity to take lots of pictures and swim in the cool waters of one of the largest and most breathtaking waterfalls in Arenal!
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Bird Watching Arenal Oasis

Bird Watching Arenal Oasis

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2
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$78.00
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$78.00
The rainforest of this area has a special altitude for bird watching, both those that live permanently and those that migrate to other areas. Arenal Oasis is also a bird sanctuary, here they live protected in a forest that provides them with food and home, it is easy to observe them in the morning dazzling with their bright colors and amazing souds. Walk a small and easy path with our specialist guide who will give you important information.
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Wildlife Safari Experience by Raft

Wildlife Safari Experience by Raft

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2
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.75
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$69.75
Personalized service, small groups, flexible start, wildlife spotting, kids and family friendly. Don't miss this once in a lifetime experience.
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Hanging Bridges Nature Walk

Hanging Bridges Nature Walk

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  • 1 day 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$69.00
From
$69.00
The Arenal Hanging Bridges is a beautiful, environmentally-friendly nature project located near the Arenal Volcano for walking tours. If you are wondering where to see the Costa Rica rain forest, perfect hiking and walking activity for families with young children because there is always plenty to see. This is considered one of the best nature walks in La Fortuna. There are trails and bridges that bring you as close as you ever hope to get to the birds, flowers, and the lush vegetation of this primary rain forest. The trails are designed for all ability levels and cover a total of about 2 miles. Once you are walking along, you will be able to admire the great diversity of flora and fauna typically found in the tropical rain forest and also have the opportunity to see many different birds and plant species for approx 2.5 hrs. Walk right into the forest along several stretches of hanging bridges appreciating the wildlife as you cross the 15 different bridges, 6 of them are hanging.
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Hike & Nature (Hanging Bridges and Fortuna Waterfall)

Hike & Nature (Hanging Bridges and Fortuna Waterfall)

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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$131.04
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$131.04
This experience is designed for nature lovers. You can visit 2 of the most popular attractions in just one day and learn a bit about their natural history.
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