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What to Expect from a Night Walk in Costa Rica

While Costa Rica is well known as a wildlife paradise, and night walks are especially popular for this reason (because most animals are active at night), the truth is that these walks are not just about animals (though that’s certainly the most exciting reason to take part in one)… All around the country (especially in…

Taxi-Boat-Taxi from La Fortuna (Arenal) to Monteverde

If you are traveling from Arenal to Monteverde (or the other way around) and you do not have a car, this modality of shared transportation is for you. The Taxi-Boat-Taxi (also known as JBJ, short for Jeep-Boat-Jeep as it was originally called in the early 1990s) is a transportation network that connects Arenal and Monteverde….

Best things to do for adrenaline seekers…

If you are driven by adventure and adrenaline, here are the top things to do around Monteverde: 1. Bungee Jump: Extremo Park has the highest Bungee Jump in Latin America and a very long one too… Featuring 143m (470 feet). The cost is $70/Person and they will pick you up and bring you back to…

Taxi-Boat-Taxi from Arenal to Monteverde

Traveling from Arenal to Monteverde (or vice-versa…) and don’t have a car? A Taxi-Boat-Taxi might be the perfect solution for you! This is shared transportation that provides door-to-door transportation on a beautiful ride at a reasonable price. A Taxi (i.e. a Minibus -and sometimes a big bus) will pick you up at your departure hotel……

Canyoning Tour – An Adrenaline Challenge

Looking for the ultimate adrenaline rush? A Canyoning Tour in the Monteverde Ecological Farm is exactly what you need! The Tour begins with 3-min hike through a tropical forest trail. This is a short walk full of tropical plans and (sometimes) native animals. At the starting point, trained Tour Guides will fit you with the…

Hanging Bridges – A true “sky walk”

A Hanging Bridge is a suspended bridge that connects from one point to another above the cloud forest. This is one of the top activities to do around the Monteverde Area and a great way to experience the cloud forest at its heart. Monteverde has 3 major parks that provide this service, varying in customer…