Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park, Arenal Volcano National Park

Venture into the rainforest and stroll Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park, a series of suspension bridges overlooking the Arenal Volcano National Park. Take a guided tour or embark on the 3 km (1.8 mi) trail by yourself through 250 hectares (617 acres) of private rainforest reserve. Along the way, you'll cross fifteen bridges, six of which are hanging, and enjoy stunning views of the lush rainforest, the lake and waterfall, and even the Arenal Volcano. Wear comfortable shoes and prepare to spot many tropical birds, rare vegetation, lizards, and monkeys. To visit Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park on your trip to El Castillo, use our El Castillo trip maker website .
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  • The temperature in Costa Rica is perfect for outdoor activities and helped to make our trek over the bridges even more pleasant. There are also great views of the Arenal volcano from various points. W...  more »
  • Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park La Fortuna de San Carlos This was stop number 3 for us as we did a full day of nature with the volcano, waterfall, and hanging bridges through Viator This tour was ...  more »
  • Must do the Mistico hang bridges at Arenal. Two km walk through the primary rain forest and 11 hanging bridges. Best if you hire a guide as they can show you much more than you would see on your own.  more »
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  • The bridges definitely offer great views. The hike was nice because you see the subtle variation in the forest. We saw several coates, monkeys, lizards, and butterflies. Easy trails for beginner hikers. We thought it was worth the modest cost. Ate lunch afterward and the food was great too.
  • Awesome! Arenal was my favorite location in Costa Rica. The bridges are well maintained and the route was extremely do able for people of all ages. The vistas were out of this world, but for me seeing all these palms in their natural habitat was a life time dream completely fulfilled. Keep doing what you're doing Mistico Arenal!
  • Walking around was so nice and peaceful watching all the wildlife and trees around. There is a few large tour groups but all we ran into were being respectful and we moved easily passed them. The walk is easy and not too hard either
  • Nice hanging bridges and beautiful scenery. Saw butterflies, hummingbirds, spider monkeys, a waterfall, a giant moth and many bird species. Kids are free. Great to go early and walk a few hours then stop and have lunch in there restaurant.
  • The nature walk was beautiful and had amazing views of the mountains. The staff was extremely accomdating and everything was well thought out. The park was very well maintained and the garden had a variety of plants. We also went zorbing (you get in an inflatable ball and roll down a hill) which was crazy fun.

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