A 4x4 Adventure in the Mountains of Puntarenas
Watch the breathtaking views of the Gulf of Nicoya from the Cloud Forest Mountains.
This is the perfect setting for a great adventure. Cross rivers, picturesque towns and farms on a 4x4 all terrain vehicle. Get to know the local culture by visiting rural villages on the way to the forest.
Choose between a wonderful Cloud Forest Walking Tour or an exciting Zip Line tour.
During the Cloud Forest Tour you will be walking misty paths observing all kinds of exhuberant plants, beautiful ancient trees and the wonderful creatures of this amazing ecosystem. Trogons, agoutis, and even the resplendent quetzal might be seen during this expedition.
If you go for the Zip Line tour you will enjoy adventure as its best. 25 zip lines cables over waterfalls, 2 rappel cables, 1 tibetan bridge and spectacular views of the forest and the ocean.
Whichever your choice, your day will be filled with adventure!
NOTICE: Tropical storm Nate affected part of the area where the tour takes place. Please contact me before booking.
Pick up at Puntarenas hotel or cruise ship terminal. Drive up for 40 minutes towards the Cloud Forest Adventure Park. Choose between the Cloud Forest walking tour or the Zip Line Adventure.
Cloud forest tour: this is 4 hour tour exploring one of the most beautiful areas of Puntarenas. First enjoy a 4x4 adventure trough the mountain and country roads with magnificent views along the way. Then discover the amazing forest during a 1 hour slow pace stroll through misty paths learning about all kinds of exotic plants and animals.
Zip line adventure: experience the forest in a fun and safe way. Cross over eleven waterfalls, cool off in a spring water mountain pool and enjoy the magic of nature at all time during the 3:30 hrs of tour.
This tour does not require much walking between platforms.
Afterwards, there will be time for having lunch at a restaurant overlooking the Pacific coast.
Return to your cruise.
TROPICAL STORM NATE affected part of the area where the tour takes place, contact me before booking.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Pick up from cruise ship terminals (Puntarenas or Caldera) or your hotel in Puntarenas (central area).
End location: Drop off at your cruise ship terminal or at your hotel. If a different end location is required details should be provided in advance.
Duration: 6 hours
Tour duration is an approximate. It may slightly vary.
From 2-3 participants:
4x4 SUV 2016 Mitsubishi Montero
4 adults + 2 children capacity
From 3 to 8 participants:
10 passengers capacity
Wish to invite more participants for the tour? Feel free to contact me to quote a proper vehicle.
Cloud Forest walking tour or Zip line tour
Bilingual Professional Guide
Estimated Local Cash Needed
40 American dollars - Estimated cost for lunch and souvenirs.