Sky Trek in Monteverde
Enjoy Views of the Cloud Forest from Slow Paced Gondola, Zipline & Trails
Monteverde’s variable climate and high altitude has helped produce an extremely high biodiversity making the area home to over 100 species of mammals, more than 400 species of birds, thousands of insect and plants species, containing the largest number of orchids in the world. Monteverde is acclaimed as one of the most outstanding wildlife refuges worldwide.
The sky tram, trek and walk combo tour includes a slow paced gondola ride over the cloud forest, 1.7 miles of zip lining and a walk through the rain forest over a series of bridges and trails! This is a wonderful unique way of viewing the cloud forest from a different perspective whilst mixing nature with adventure.
You will board a gondola with your local bilingual guide, and soar through the cloud forest with the highest point being at the end of the tram where you will find yourself at 1770 meters above sea level! The tram can be stopped at any time to spot wildlife and take photos. At the end of the tram line you will reach an incredible look out point where you can view the Nicoya gulf, Arenal volcano, the lake, the mountain range and the cloud forest.
Then you will be fitted with your harness, helmet and gloves before setting off along the cables at heights of over 520 feet at 40mph! Enjoy the views of the cloud forest from the tree tops!
Walking trails are up next. Go to the cloud forest over five hanging bridges in total with the longest of which is 984 feet. The trails extend for slightly over a mile and a half (2.5 km), making this tour extremely feasible for anyone in moderate shape Your bilingual guide will be a wealth of information pointing out native plants, animals and birds as you walk along.
Restrictions: Canopy recommended for 8 years or older; Height minimum 4 ft (120 cm); Weight: 88-300 lbs (40-136 kg); Waist: 21”-46” (57-117 cm). Trails and Tram are suitable for all ages.
Note: Not recommended for those with certain health conditions
All tour variations include: Hanging bridges entrance, zip lining, all equipment, bilingual guide.
What to bring: light clothing, comfortable shoes, camera, sun lotion and repellent.
*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.