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San Jose: Monteverde Sky Tram & Hanging Bridges Day Tour

Product ID: 285277
Discover the lush cloud forest of Costa Rica on this Monteverde Tour. Ride on the Sky Tram and hike on the Sky Walk Hanging Bridges. Stop in a place where monkeys are normally observed and in a look-out point to take pictures of the beautiful Nicoya Gulf.
About this activity
Duration: 12 hours
Starting time 7:00 AM
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English

Pickup included

Pickup included on centrally located San Jose hotels.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Ride the famous Monteverde Sky Tram, the only one of the area to observe the cloud forest
  • Hike on the Cloud Forest Hanging Bridges, one of Costa Rica’s main attractions
  • Enjoy great views of beautiful landscapes through the whole tour
  • Learn about the endangered cloud forest ecosystem
Full description
Discover the lush Cloud Forests of Monteverde on this Sky Tram and Hanging Bridges trip from San Jose. Travel to the Northern Highlands of Costa Rica on a very scenic ride where you will get great views of mountains, farms, local towns and the Coast of the Puntarenas Province.

See the largest fruit stand of the country, where you will see a large variety of tropical fruits. Visit the “Monkey Lady House” and several white-faced monkeys at very close range. Once in Monteverde, savor a delicious lunch and then proceed to ride on the Sky Tram, with great views of the whole Monteverde-Santa Elena area. Spend about 15-20 minutes at the highest look-out point, and then ride the Tram down for about 15 minutes. 

Then, walk on the amazing Sky Walk Hanging Bridges in the Cloud Forest, where you will hike with your expert naturalist guide for about 2-3 hours, learning interesting aspects of the flora and fauna of this rare and endangered ecosystem.
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Centrally hotels pickup and drop-off from San Jose (drop-off possible also in centrally located hotels in Monteverde)
  • Professional bilingual guide
  • Lunch
  • All entrance fees
What’s Not Included
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Services not specified
  • Food and drinks not mentioned
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Change of clothes
  • Sunscreen
  • Jacket
  • Rain gear
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Insect repellent
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
• Adult pricing applies to all travelers
• May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
• Vegetarian lunch option is available at the venue
• Some walking is involved
• Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Customer reviews
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Karina was the hanging bridges guide, and she was great. She went out of her way to spot bugs, monkeys, butterflies, humming birds, etc. What we didn't know was our tour bus was split between activities, and our driver seemed put-out that this causes confusion.

February 24, 2020

Świetnie zorganizowana wycieczka, uprzejmy i pomocny kierowca, wspaniale widoki!

February 14, 2020

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Product ID: 285277