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Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park: Tours & Tickets

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Closed Now: 6:15 AM - 4:00 PM
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Enjoy travelling the forest comfortably in our revitalizing paths full of nature and wildlife. In front of the majestic Arenal Volcano you can admire its beauty and the wonderful forest that surrounds it, as well as a reserve populated with wildlife...more
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Hours Today: 6:15 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Entrance Beside the Dam Wall of Lake Arenal, By a Cobble Stone Road, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our hotel prebooked the English guide for us. Our guide Patrick was outstanding, passionate about the environment and pointed out so many little creatures we would NEVER have seen otherwise. Very impressed with the presentation of the park as a whole. Everything is maintained in...More

Thank Daryl G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was quite disappointed with the hanging bridges. Pros: yes the bridges were suspended, there were views of the volcano and jungle canopy Cons: rare to see wild animals, costs $26/person or with a guide for $40/person, 30-40 minute drive from La Fortuna. There is...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Definitely pay more for a guided hike so you can see wildlife and birds. People without a guide were walking right by things that you can only see with binoculars or a scope and obviously you need to know where to look first. The guide...More

Thank B6120WHjessicad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a tour with a local company and had a guide walk with us. I highly recommend having a guide because they will know where to look for certain animals and reptiles. The tour itself is not strenuous and is a very easy walk....More

Thank anywherebutcleveland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing to see such dense rainforests and the very smartly designed hanging bridges to bring the best out of this place! Apart from excellent flora and fauna, there are lovely birds and also some small animals. Overall a fantastic experience!

Thank vagishdixit
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The scenery is absolutely beautiful, and we got to watch tons of ants carry their leaves around with them. And we even stumbled upon some coatimundis being really loud eating and knocking things out of the trees.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank AdventurerSam96
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fantastic tour. Our guide Yahaira was amazing, her knowledge and passion unsurpassable. She knew every nook and cranny and we saw things we would never of otherwise seen. She willingly took our phones and did genius things with them getting the very...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Donna S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful guided tour, rewarding the university students from AHLE Foundation for a successful completion of another school year. Highly recommend visiting this park.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Suzartgallery
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had looked forward to this walk and was not disappointed. The hanging bridges are high in the canopy with brilliant views over the rain forest and of the Arenal volcano. Definitely worth having a guide. We saw so much more because of him (bats, reptiles,...More

Date of experience: September 2019
2  Thank WorcesterMoray
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 2 1/2 hours on a guided tour around this park through beautiful gardens, primary and secondary rainforest. The tour guide, Bernardo, was very informative. Definitely worth having a guide. Sloths, monkeys, owls, many birds including hummingbirds, and much more. An excellent park with...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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615sergioa
9 July 2019|
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Response from Ellen M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We went on our own. Aside from the drive we were able to get on a last minute tour when we arrived. I'd suggest you make a reservation with the park and use one of their official tourguides. Enjoy! Ellen
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Sheila E
21 May 2019|
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Response from jackiegaryc | Reviewed this property |
I would go to Arenal
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Deb S
9 May 2019|
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Response from HoneyD337 | Reviewed this property |
We only hiked during the day so sorry I can't help.
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