Originally introduced during the 1970s, zip-lines become popular and widespread activity day by day in all around the world. This activity will allow you to watch the beauty of the forest as the same way the monkeys watch from the trees. Adventure lovers will experience a thrilling feeling while flying from one tree to another more than 100 feet above the jungle floor. Composed of steel cables and platforms strung at various heights between trees, these adventure offer travelers a unique means of accessing beautiful and remote natural areas. During zip-line and canopy tour, the riders also can learn about ecology, botany, and reforestation practices. In all over the country you can enjoy zip-line and canopy tour but some of the best location are Arenal, Monteverde and Manuel Antonio. This country is a pioneer in canopy exploration where the thick branches serve as platforms for the adventure lovers. People who are not want to go for enjoying the thrilling adventure but want to explore the natural beauty of the country, they can go with aerial tram that can take them through the rainforest in comfort and safety. Travelers who want to linger, they can enjoy the amazing views from hanging bridges and with the help of an experienced guide, they can enjoy watching different species of colorful birds and wild animals. Here goes 6 best zip-line and Canopy tours in Costa Rica:
Arenal Canopy Tour:
During this tour you will enjoy flying through the rainforest canopy and along the Arenal River on the Paraiso Canopy Tour’s speedy zip lines. 11 cables and platforms will allow the riders to enjoy exploring the forest from the unrivaled vantage points. You can enjoy watching the amazing forest views as the monkey see from the trees. You will also enjoy watching the stunning view of the river and volcano and will be amazed to see the different species of colorful birds and wild animals. 2 kilometers of cables is perfect for all ages. For this tour only premium quality, safety tested equipment is utilized.
Canopy Safari Manuel Antonio:
This Canopy Safari tour will allow you to enjoy flying through a butterfly garden and serpentarium. Adventure lover will enjoy this tour approximately 45 minutes from the Manuel Antonio, in the Peso Real area. While streaking along a canopy zip line high above the rainforest, the rider will experience a thrilling adventure and will also enjoy watching stunning views of the rainforests. This tour is run by a team that can guide the riders properly and ensure they enjoy one of the best experiences of ziplining in Costa Rica. During this tour you will not only enjoy zip lining but also rappelling lines, a suspension bridge and ‘tarzan swing’ that will give an incredibly fun experience.
Jaco Canopy Zipline Tour:
If you want to enjoy zip lining in a adventurous way, they can choose the Jaco zipline tour. Adventure lovers who want to enjoy zip lining for the first time, they will also find this tour perfect. This tour will give you the true thrill as the speeds reached are higher than the regular beginner’s zipline tour. During this tour you will also enjoy watching different species of colorful birds, monkeys and many other wild animals and the amazing Jaco Beach make this zipline tour one of the best.
Guanacaste Canopy Zip Line Tour:
While staying at the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica, you can enjoy watching the amazing beauty of the region’s tropical dry forests and wildlife by joining the canopy zip line tour. You will enjoy a thrilling experience while watching the stunning view from above. You can enjoy this tour also with your family and have a lifetime memory.
You will enjoy this amazing tour near the base of the majestic Arenal Volcano. During this tour you will enjoy fast-flying, adrenalin-filled day of fun. At Arenal Ecoglide, the professional staff will help you to speed along a number of zip-lines which are set amidst an amazing rainforest. While flying from one platform to the next, you can enjoy the stunning views that were once only reserved for birds.
Caribbean Canopy and Zipline:
You will enjoy this tour about 30 minutes from Puerto Viejo. During this tour you will experience the thrill of flying through over 2500 meters of zipline cable. You will be picked up at your hotel by can and the driver will drop you off at the first canopy platform. There after two cables, you will find one of the most amazing cables that are 285 meters length and 80 meters altitude. With this cable you will directly reach the heart of the forest and there enjoy short hiking with the help of a naturalist guides.