Tours in Fortuna Area
STV Travel Agency
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Tours & Excursions
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ARENAL HANGING BRIDGES
This is a new tourist attraction in La Fortuna, only 4 km (2.5 miles) west of Tabacón within a 250 hectare (618 acre) reserve of primary forest. Visitors who love nature can enjoy 15 bridges from 5 to 100 meters long on a 3 km long rainforest circuit of trails built with inserted sections of pavement to prevent slipping.
Guided by a naturalist, who will open the doors to the fascinating and colorful world of a tropical rainforest for you.
SKY TRAM AND SKY TREK
Travel along the Sky Tram: a 15 minunte aerial tram tour through the rainforest from the “Miguel Angel” observatory to the guest house. Upon arrival at the guest house, you will have spectacular views of the Arenal Volcano, Lake Arenal, and the Tilarán mountain range.
Minimun: 4 people
ARENAL VOLCANO HIKE TOUR
Enjoy the most extraordinary view of the Arenal Volcano on a gentle hike along its marvelous base. The hike begins on one of the trails closest to the volcano and will take us through a private section of forest and the area that is currently regenerating after being destroyed in 1968. This exceptional hike lasts approximately 2 ½ hours.
BALDI HOT SPRINGS
Baldi Hot Springs Resort Hotel & Spa is a family oriented resort located at the foot of the Arenal Volcano in La Fortuna. Its 25 Natural Mineral Pools, with 12 different temperatures, exuberant waterfalls, and tropical gardens have made this location a reachable dream of endless comfort and relaxation.
BIRD WATCHING HIKE
Birds are most active early in the morning and in the late afternoon as the day cools into the evening. Join us for one or both of these walks in the La Fortuna area for an amazing display of tropical birds. You will have the opportunity to see toucans, parrots, oropendolas, colorful tanagers, and parakeets.
CAÑO NEGRO TOUR (9 Hours)
The Caño Negro Wildlife Refuge and the Rio Frío are naturally humid areas considered to be two of the richest regions of biological diversity in Costa Rica. Here you can find a great variety of resident and migratory birds as well as iguanas, sloths, turtles, caymans, and three different species of monkeys.
CELESTE RIVER TOUR
Mysterious and imposing in the very bowels of the Tenorio Volcano, a manifestation of hidden power transforms the union of the Buena Vista and Roble rivers into a sky blue stream, giving birth to one of the most extraordinary phenomenon’s of nature: a “Light Blue River”. Along the river we’ll visit hot springs, tranquil riverbends, and a waterfall of singular beauty, all the while being enveloped in a variety of mesmerizing flora and fauna. This tour leaves at 7:30 a.m. from La Fortuna.
CERRO CHATO HIKE
We begin with the journey from La Fortuna around the Arenal Volcano to get to the hotel Observatory Lodge. There we start a hike toward the summit of Chato Hill through a very dense primary forest. When we arrive at the top, we visit a beautiful lagoon for a great opportunity for photography, relaxation, and exploration of your surroundings.
HORSEBACK RIDING TO LA FORTUNA WATERFALL
From La Fortuna, we will travel 5 ½ kilometers to the southeast and arrive at the rest site of our horses. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to take in a beautiful example of the Costa Rican countryside as we pass cattle farms and abundant agriculture. We then travel another 500 meters into the forest and arrive at the glorious 70 meter tall waterfall. At its base, there is a natural pool where you can swim in the fresh water of the La Fortuna river.
PURE TREK CANYONING
We trek through the forest on magical trails that lead to some of the most spectacular waterfalls in Costa Rica, places that very few people get to experience.
Along the way we will have the chance to discover the secrets that lie hidden deep within the canyon. See monkeys, sloths, parrots, and more!