Canopy, Butterfly, Hummingbird, Lunch
Visitors will be taken to the first platform to begin the tour, cross the forest canopy through three sections of cables making short walks between each section. During one of these walks they will get to do the exciting Tarzan Swing. At the end of this tour you will enjoy a guided walk into one of the largest butterfly exhibits in the world with an area of more than 2,700 square meters of land. After this tour you can observe more than 14 different species of hummingbirds including some species that are not commonly seen in other parts of Monteverde. At the end of all tours one can enjoy a delicious lunch in our restaurant.
You will receive a voucher including all information you need including:
- Where do you have to call to confirm the booking
- The location of the meeting point
- How to receive pick up time
Print out the voucher and read the instructions carefully.
Country Costa Rica.
Region Central Pacific.
Minimum number 2 pax.
Is there any parking? Is it on the street, private or public? Is private.
Guides & companions
Is it done with a guide, a driver and/or an instructor? Transport is only with a driver, but the canopy tour with guide.
Which languages do guide/instructors speak? Spanish / English
Are they trained in first aid? Yes.
Is there a shop? How much time is spent on shopping? Yes.
Content & Specialized items
List all additional items clients need to bring (towels,...) Optional: umbrella, insect repellent, camera.
List the specific clothing required Comfortable clothing, walking shoes.
Is lunch/dinner included on this tour? Lunch is included.
Is there a restaurant at the venue? Not.
What is the category and speciality of the restaurant? Yes.
Is bottled water and/or soft drinks included with the meals? 1 natural drink at lunch.
Are toilets available? Yes.
May the client bring his/her own food? Is there a picnic area? Not.
What is the fitness level required? Good condition.
Is it feasible for wheelchair-confined persons? Not.
What type of paving does it have? (flat, uneven...) Uneven.
How much walking is required? (km, meters) Approximately 3.5 km.
Is there any fee or limitation for photo/video camera usage? Not.
Which is the minimum/maximum age to participate? (for all or each one of the activities) 5 years.
Which is the minimum/maximum weight to participate? The maximum weight for the canopy tour is 250 pounds.
Is a waiver required for participation? Yes.
Pick-up point Monteverde Hotels except Hotel Rancho Makena.
Pick-up time 08:30 am / 11:00 am / 13:00 hrs / 14:30 hrs.
Length of route (hours & minutes) 30 minutes aprox.
Age of vehicle 2008-2010
Type of vehicle used Hiace / Coaster
Does the vehicle have air conditioning? Yes.
Can the vehicle be contacted (by mobile or radio)? Radio.
Is spare transportation available in case of a breakdown? Yes.
Venues to be visited Cloud Forest.
How much time is, aproximately, spent at this venue? 3 hours to 4 hours.