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  • Average1%
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1 week ago
“Last minute fun”
2 Oct 2018
Canopy Adventure "Barva Volcano" is located only 35 min. from the international airport and 40 min. from San Jose; on the province of Heredia at the foothills of the Barva Volcano. It was established in 1998 by a Forest Engineer on a private reserve...more
Road to the Barva Volcano, 2 miles from San Jose de la Montana | Heredia, Costa Rica, Barva 40206, Costa Rica
+506 2266 0782
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 31 March 2015

The canopy is gorgeous. The zipline is a lot of fun but very easy. This is not a 'thrill adventure' at all (Sky Trek Arenal is much more of a thrill for example). But, it is a lovely opportunity to see the forrest and learn...More

4  Thank ddp0212
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 December 2012

Safety excellent.The zips between the trees are short. Other than tress nothing to view in canopy. DVD of of you on your zips is mostly canned shots of mushrooms, foliage etc: recommend do not buy. If there is an alternative zip line experience try the...More

1  Thank Alohakaua
aRtuRo_oRoPeZa, Owner at Canopy Adventure Barva Volcano, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2012

Thank you for your review. We are very proud to hear that our safety is excellent, this is something we make a priority on all our trips. In regards with the distance of the lines between trees, we start with slow and short lines (the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being that it was the off season, they were able to accommodate and book me in very last minute for a canopy tour. The location was beautiful and the zip lines were a ton of fun with great views. Everyone that worked there was super...More

Thank Pathfinder304712
Reviewed 3 October 2018

First of all, me and some friends had only 34 hours in San Jose so we didn't have enough time to explore. We knew that we really wanted to go ziplining so we called searched a place near San Jose to do so and so...More

Thank Jacqueline d
Reviewed 25 May 2018

the view of the hotel where we all gathered to start the tour was wonderful, great host, the team of zip lining instructors were wonderful, everything was just perfect... you will not regret visiting there but you will regret not visiting it !

Thank YassmineR2
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Well, the guides are wonderful! Not sure if this is something the entire family would do or if someone has any limitations. But, reading the reviews see families have visited this venue. Again the guides will help you out to achieve the thrill, see the...More

Thank Peacefulescapes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I inquired about ziplining but after explaining some of the logistical issues I had (scheduling, luggage, meals), Ingrid took it upon herself to arrange for everything--from pickup, zipline, lunch, and drop-off at our hotel. I was blown away with her generous hospitality. The driver she...More

1  Thank Abeona_Fortuna
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This was a blast! I did this with a bunch of girlfriends and it was so much fun. The cloud forest was gorgeous, the guides were fantastic, and the zip lines were a hoot. I can't say enough about how great the guides were. They...More

Thank Elise T
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Time ago I proposed myself to make a tour by the canopies of my country. This time was Adventure Barva. My son (of 7 years) and I enjoyed the "adventure" and the exuberant green nature of the area, up in the trees. This canopy is...More

Thank CarlosHedez
Reviewed 15 April 2016

We were searching an activty for half day plan near the central valley and luckily found Canopy Adventure. The four of us really enjoy it. It can be chilly, since it is cloudy forest, so hoodies prooved handy. The guides (team of 2 per group)...More

Thank weslyto
Reviewed 29 February 2016

My husband and I bought this trip from Britt's website: combination of adventure and coffee tour. These two tours are completely different kinds, both very fun-filled experience. We were picked up at our hotel and were met by the 20 year old Stewart, who spoke...More

Thank CBuston
Reviewed 24 February 2016

This is a zip line in a forested area. Previously a meadow, the first area of interest is how this area has been allowed to return to undergrowth. Every member of the staff is courteous to the customers as well as to each other. They...More

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