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Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve

#1 of 4 things to do in Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve Features Animals
Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve 55-5655, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5123
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USD 125.00*
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Private Monteverde Cloud Forest Walk
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Selvatura Park Hanging Bridge Canopy Tour in Monteverde
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  • Excellent65%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
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Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve 55-5655, Costa Rica
+506 2645 5123
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Reviewed yesterday

the reserve is beautiful and amazing...go with a guide..they know how to spot things and can point them out and can quickly set up their tri pods for you to view wild life. i had Johnny...he knew his stuff...found us quetzals, and their babies!! we...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We did this with destination services through thomson, if you don't like coach journeys much then I wouldn't recommend it it was about 3 1/2 hours to get there and four back because we had to go to all the far out resorts to drop...More

Thank Lspag
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We stayed three days sleeping in the small lodge of the reseve. We walked alone. Did the morning bird watching and the night walk. The quetzals are so beautiful that just for this is worthy! You have the nature so wild and close to you!...More

Thank Isabel b
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We hiked all of the trails within the reserve part of the forest and had a lovely day. It took us about 4 hours to meander our way through. The highlight was the suspension bridge in the middle of the park. It is a relatively...More

Thank kristinrye
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place has a map of the trails - flat and easy walking. We saw lots of birds and the bridge view. Really enjoyed the hummingbirds and some hot chocolate!

Thank Hilary D
Reviewed 4 days ago

This not too far from the city. We drove and walk all the trails . It is bit tiring but well worth the effort. Wear good hiking boots to enjoy the park since the trails are not paved. Lots of steps from one trails to...More

Thank Suren S
Reviewed 4 days ago

When you get there you feel something amazing because it is like a charming forest simply awesome, this is one of the most important places to visit in Costa Rica

Thank eduardo m
Reviewed 4 days ago

This nature walk was the highlight of our trip to Costa Rica. A van came and picked us up at our hotel promptly and drove us to the reserve. We were greeted by Oscar, our guide, who has a degree in Ecotourism and was very...More

Thank Dave s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not to be missed experience, and probably the reason you are in the area in the first place! We did a self guided 3 hour hike in the morning, and a guided night tour. I would highly recommend both. Our guide Felix was extremely knowledgable...More

Thank Austin R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took a guided tour with Three Brothers through the cloud forest reserve. Got there at 7:30, met our guide, who our hotel had arranged the night before, and off we went! One other couple joined us. Mostly bird sighting, but our guide was amazing...More

Thank mab45
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Do you remember what tour you booked? I don't need an "adventure" and only brought my Skechers to wear. What do you recommend. Am also a healthy and agile 70 year old. Thank you...........Sonya
24 May 2017|
Response from Austin R | Reviewed this property |
It was the night tour directly through the center. Felix was our guide, but I'm sure there are many guides that are used. I would say that it is not a very challenging hike, and you should be fine in your shoes (apart from... More
Greetings! Do self-guided hikes require a reservation, or can you simply arrive and purchase admission? Planning to visit Thursday, April 27th. Thanks!
11 April 2017|
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Response from MissDWilson | Reviewed this property |
You are coming during high tourist season and that means crowds. So, if you want to go on your own there's no problem with that but keep in mind that if you do not arrive within the first 100 visitors you may have to stay... More
What is the easiest trail to take to the hanging bridge? What is the approximate time round trip to the hanging bridge from the entrance?
1 April 2017|
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Response from MissDWilson | Reviewed this property |
The only hanging bridge at the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Preserve is on El Camino Trail and it is only about 10 minutes away from the entrance if you do not stop at all. It is the widest trail, (an old road built... More