Selvatura Hanging Bridges
Selvatura Hanging Bridges is the ideal cloud forest experience for those who wish to explore the beauty of the forest and appreciate the incredible array of vegetation and exotic bird life that the region has to offer.The Hanging Bridges consists of 8 suspension bridges connected by trails covering 1.9 miles (3km). The bridges vary from 150ft (50m) to 500ft (170m) in length and are suspended at heights ranging from 36ft (12m) to 180ft (60m). At almost 5ft (1.5m) wide, the bridge system is the widest and sturdiest in Costa Rica.The visitors have the option of taking a self-guided treetop tour, or of joining a guided Natural History Tour (at an additional cost).
All guides are bilingual and professionally trained. Visitors will learn about the mammals, birds and plant life – particularly bromeliads, epiphytes and ferns – living in this unique eco-system, as well as hearing some of the fascinating cultural history of the region.Guided tours can be arranged for large groups by prior reservation only.
The hanging bridges can be enjoyed by visitors of all ages and physical conditions. Tours last up to 2 hours. Again, it is recommended that visitors bring long pants, suitable shoes and waterproof jackets.
The Hanging Bridges are located in Monteverde, and is the perfect tour for those people who enjoy walking and watching the birds, plants and others animals. The place is close to the Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve, a very famous park in the zone.
What to Bring: Closed toe shoes, long pants or long shorts, a light jacket, photo camera.
What this Tour Includes: Entrance fees and Transportation.
Departs: 8:00 a.m / 10:30 a.m. / 12:30 p.m. /2: 00 p.m.
Aprox Duration: 3 Hours.
Adult Rate: $30.
Children Rate: $25.