Monteverde Trainforest Tour
Spectacular Views of the Cloud Forest, Along with Its Flora & Fauna
The Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve is located along the Cordillera de Tilaran mountain range. The Reserve spans over 10,500 hectares of tropical forest with 90% being virgin forest. There is so much bio diversity to be found in the area. The Monteverde Trainforest tour takes you along 6 kms of railway track through the dense tropical cloud forest where you can view the incredible array of flora and fauna and see some spectacular views along the way! This is a great tour for any ages wishing to comfortably explore the cloud forest.
You start your day when you are picked up from your hotel and driven 15 minutes to arrive at the Central Station. Board the locomotive train, with 3 old fashioned carriages to begin your journey through the cloud forest. Your bilingual guide will be a wealth of knowledge on the local plants and wildlife!
After 30 minutes, you reach a look out point that gives you an incredible view of the Arena Volcano and lake, the extinct Cerro Chato and the San Gerardo waterfall that feeds the Arenal lake. You can enjoy the views from the look out point or if you prefer, go for a short 20 minute walk along an easy nature trail with your guide. Here you can enjoy a Costa Rican coffee before re boarding your train to continue your journey passing one tunnel and four bridges back to the Central Station.
Your tour includes: Transportation, entrance fee, guide
What to bring: Comfortable clothes, camera, binoculars
*Prices reflect current low season rates and are subject to change. The price you are quoted by our sales representatives will be 100% accurate based on the exact time of your inquiry. Price is per person, double occupancy accommodation and includes: all taxes, domestic transportation, tours and hotels. Price does not include international airfare, optional travel insurance, or credit card payment service fee.