Day trip

San Jose: Monteverde Sky Tram & Hanging Bridges Day Tour

San Jose: Monteverde Sky Tram & Hanging Bridges Day Tour

From $172 per person

Discover the lush cloud forest of Costa Rica on this Monteverde Tour. Ride on the Sky Tram and hike on the Sky Walk Hanging Bridges. Stop in a place where monkeys are normally observed and in a look-out point to take pictures of the beautiful Nicoya Gulf.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 12 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Pickup is available from most of the hotels in the San José area. Your exact pickup time and location will be provided upon reconfirmation of your tour.

Experience

Highlights
  • Ride the famous Monteverde Sky Tram, the only one of the area to observe the cloud forest
  • Hike on the Cloud Forest Hanging Bridges, one of Costa Rica’s main attractions
  • Enjoy great views of beautiful landscapes through the whole tour
  • Learn about the endangered cloud forest ecosystem
Full description
Discover the lush Cloud Forests of Monteverde on this Sky Tram and Hanging Bridges trip from San Jose. Travel to the Northern Highlands of Costa Rica on a very scenic ride where you will get great views of mountains, farms, local towns and the Coast of the Puntarenas Province. See the largest fruit stand of the country, where you will see a large variety of tropical fruits. Visit the “Monkey Lady House” and several white-faced monkeys at very close range. Once in Monteverde, savor a delicious lunch and then proceed to ride on the Sky Tram, with great views of the whole Monteverde-Santa Elena area. Spend about 15-20 minutes at the highest look-out point, and then ride the Tram down for about 15 minutes.  Then, walk on the amazing Sky Walk Hanging Bridges in the Cloud Forest, where you will hike with your expert naturalist guide for about 2-3 hours, learning interesting aspects of the flora and fauna of this rare and endangered ecosystem.
Includes
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Round-trip transportation from most of the hotels located in the San José area (drop-off possible also in centrally-located hotels in Monteverde)
  • Professional bilingual guide
  • Lunch
  • All entrance fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Services not specified
  • Food and drinks not mentioned
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Change of clothes
  • Sunscreen
  • Jacket
  • Rain gear
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Insect repellent
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Know before you go

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking
  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers
  •  May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  •  Vegetarian lunch option is available at the venue
  •  Some walking is involved
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 5 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.8/5
  • Transportation
    4.5/5
  • Value for money
    5/5

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September 17, 2021

It was a very nice experience! the people are very friendly and the places are so beautiful ... The guides were so friendly and made for an excellent day, recommended for all adventurers

June 28, 2021

Karina was the hanging bridges guide, and she was great. She went out of her way to spot bugs, monkeys, butterflies, humming birds, etc. What we didn't know was our tour bus was split between activities, and our driver seemed put-out that this causes confusion.

February 24, 2020

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