While this region of Monteverde used to be most famous for its milk production within the community, it is now more popular for eco-tourism, in particular zip lining and jungle exploration such as is available at Selvatura Adventure Park. This conservation area holds over 850 acres of protected land with a large variety of favorite regional outdoor adventures, making it one of the top spots in Monteverde for tourists and locals alike to let loose, get close to nature, and have some serious fun. Selvatura Adventure Park holds on of the longest canopy tours in the entire country and is considered to be the only one actually inside Monteverde Cloud Forest. The Canopy Tour is one of the safest and most extreme adventures in Costa Rica and attracts visitors from around the world in swarms year round!
For the ziplining tour your group will meet the highly qualified tour guides who will harness you with the appropriate equipment, give you a safety lesson and lecture, take you through all the proper procedures, and teach you their favorite motto, safety first! Once properly prepared your group will spend two and a half to three hours flying through 12 different cables and 18 different platforms, with an optional Tarzan swing at the end of the tour. This adventurous experience like no other is available and safe for all ages four and up and serves also as a unique educational experience toward the local flora, fauna, and regional history. There are many other tours available at Selvatura as well, including the Eco Adventure, Hummingbird and Butterfly Gardens, Hanging Bridges, and nearby Herpetarium. Bring your camera and be sure to wear your adventure pants, this stop is one exciting thrill ride you won’t want to miss while in Costa Rica!