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Arenal Hanging Bridges Hiking Tour

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  • Close encounter with wildlife
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
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Arenal Hanging Bridges Hiking Tour
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2 hrs walking tours in3.1-kilometer circuit. Across 15 impressive bridges, some of them suspended over the forest, and other stationary.
From US$69.00
Arenal Hanging Bridges PM
2 hrs walking tours in3.1-kilometer circuit. Across 15 impressive bridges, some of them suspended over the forest, and other stationary.
From US$69.00
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Overview
Explore a protected tropical rainforest on a 4-hour hanging bridges tour from La Fortuna, and hike a 2-mile (3.1-km) circuit that crosses a series of 15 bridges with extraordinary views of the jungle canopy. Watch for brilliant birds, monkeys, boars and jewel-toned frogs as you follow your guide through the forest, and listen to the sounds of tropical birdsongs and trilling insects. Experience Costa Rica’s rich diversity and lush habitat in terrain that abuts the Arenal volcano, and discover a remarkable world hidden in thick rainforest canopy.
What to Expect
On the 3.1-kilometer circuit you will go across 15 impressive bridges, some of them suspended over the forest, and other stationary. The bridges have different lengths and heights and were made with the intention of accessing the flora and fauna different perspectives as you go through the different levels of the forest.

From these bridges, you will have great views from the forest´s canopy making it easier to spot birds and animals. The topography of the terrain is relatively easy with some short inclines, making this tour apt for all types of people.

Some of the animals that inhabit this type of forest include three species of monkeys, multiple species of birds, serpents, wild boars, frogs, and others.

  • 243 hectares of protected forest.
  • Ideal for hikers who would like to discover the unique characteristics of tropical rainforest.
  • 3.1 km (2 mile) circuit trail with 15 impressive suspended and stationary bridges.
  • Great views from the forest's canopy for spot birds, monkeys, an others.
  • Applicable for all types of fitness levels
Reviews (18)
1 - 5 of 11 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Arenal Hanging Bridges Hiking Tour- guided

A wonderful rainforest experience, with a very professional guide. Experiencing 4 long hanging bridges across a 4 KM trail, we got to see a number of different creatures (it was raining so it wasn’t a time to see a lot) but our guide kept this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ruth B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Our Trip was Perfect Thanks to Ecoterra

My husband and I booked our entire vacation through Ecoterra and got a great Groupon rate. It was perfect. Everything was perfect. The transportation was always on time, the guides were very knowledgeable, and the sights were fantastic. This was definitely one for the books....More

Thank brittanyb514
Reviewed 9 November 2018
Get a guide - you'll see far more

We drove ourselves to hanging bridges and booked a guide on the spot. She spotted an amazing number of creatures - hummingbirds, owls, woodpeckers, snakes, tarantulas, frogs and a sloth, We also got some great pictures through her scope. Takes about 2.5 hours to do...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Ed W
Reviewed 29 October 2018
Amazing tour, amazing guide

The hanging bridges tour was beautiful and our tour guide was awesome. His name was Gabriel, he had a degree in ecology, and he was very knowledgeable about the wildlife in the area. Also the driver had fresh fruit ready for us when we were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cmart2018
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile
Very interesting

We went for the 9am tour and we saw a small amount of wildlife but to be honest I would recommend going for the 8am tour as I think we were a little late Our guide (Anderson) was excellent both in his english but also...More

Thank plainchoc
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