Self Guided

The guided walk takes place every day, leaving the reception at 8:00 am and 10:00 am and lasts approximately one hour.

We will walk through the suspension bridges, the gardens, primary and secondary forest. During the tour our guide will explain about the wildlife, plants and trees found in the rainforest and information about the Arenal volcano history.

It will be possible to observe native birds of the rainforest, transition birds, howler monkeys, white-faced monkeys, spider monkeys, coatis, anteaters, sloths, green iguanas, snakes and insects.

The guided hike takes place daily, departing from reception at 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. and takes approximately 1 hour 15 minutes.

For those looking for a more relaxed experience or want to discover the Arenal Observatory Lodge & Trails property, in a unique way, we offer the exciting Tractor Ride, available on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 11:00 am, lasting approximately 45 minutes.

The starting point is the parking lot of the Visitor Center and the route takes us to the Danta Hanging Bridge. From this point, you may choose to return to the hotel on foot or enjoy the return on the tractor, after a brief stop at our enchanting lagoon, ideal for capturing memorable photos with the majestic volcano reflected in its waters.

If you are interested in this Tractor Ride experience, we recommend making your reservation at the reception in advance to ensure your place. The maximum amount of participants for this tour is 24 persons.