One of the most amazing places to visit while traveling in Costa Rica is the Arenal Volcano, where Sky Adventures Arenal Park is practically located.
Sky Trek is a thrilling zip line circuit. Your tour will start riding an open-air gondola from the ground to the heights where you’ll be dropped off at an observation area for fantastic views. From this area, you will start riding down on a zip line track stretching across canyons and in between treetops, the exhilarating adventure of zip lining down the mountainside begins; ultimately returning you to the starting point at the main building. This is the most thrilling zip line in the country.
Duration: 7 hours
Location: Arenal La Fortuna
Estimated Departure from Arenal: 7:00 A.M. – 8:00 A.M.
Sky Trek’s Key Components: Wider steel platforms, with plenty of space to admire views but also be safe while in tour. The construction is of the highest quality, utilizing protective and secure materials. Professional certified braking systems, with a main system and a backup one. Highly trained staff, well prepared professional and of course fun, they’ll even make you laugh. The helmet, gloves and harnesses of the best quality, and of course thinking in your safety.
Sky Tram: 4100 ft. (1250 m.) / Zip Lines: 7 / The longest cable is 2493 ft. (760 m.) / The highest cable is 656 ft. (200 m.) / Located in the Rain Forest / Average Temperature:82 °F. (28 °C.) / Wind Speeds: Up to 10 mi/h (16 km/h) / Altitude: 2460 ft. (750 m.)
Sky Walk: Sky Walk uses trails and a series of suspension bridges for a more relaxing introduction of the flora and fauna of the forest canopy. It allows a vision of the forest from a different perspective which starts with a hike on the ground and then taking you to explore the treetops, a hardly discovered habitat called the “canopy” with a naturalist guide.
In Costa Rica, Sky Adventures was the pioneer in building hanging bridges, with the introduction of Sky Walk, to admire the forest from unique viewpoints. Sky Walk’s bridges span across canyons and bring visitors face to face with the upper level of the forest canopy.
Trail Distance: 2.2mi. (3.6km.) – Number of Bridges: 5 – Trail Type: Uneven with ascents and descents. – Tour Duration: 3 hours – Forest Type: Rain forest – Landscape: 2 waterfall – 2 observations decks – Average temperature: 82ºF (28ºC.) – Altitude: 2460ft. (750m.)
*Minimum age: 6 years old
What to bring
- Long Pants
- Hiking shoes
- Sun block