Ecoglide Canopy Tour, a Costa Rica Zipline
A Costa Rica zip line that will create a new freedom sensation for you. The Ecoglide Arenal Park will make a fantastic memory of adventure and nature while you are flying like a bird between the treetops the tropical rainforest.
Ecoglide Canopy Tour is a Costa Rica zip line that goes on the three different areas of the forest, underneath, at the branches or over the tops.
You will start the tour as you arrive at the base of the Ecoglide Arenal Park and your professional guide give you the instructions and some safety tips. This is a time to pay attention and ask questions. Afterward, you will ride on an open cart to the first platform.
The opening cables are shorter for you to get the feeling of the ride. And as the tour advances, they will be longer and higher.
The Ecoglide Arenal Park is located 3.5 Km (2, 17 Mi) west of the Catholic church in La Fortuna de San Carlos, and it was built according to the standards required by the Costa Rican Tourism Institute and the National Insurance Institute.
It consists of 13 cables of two wires traveling in parallel and 15 platforms, most of which are located in the trees so that visitors can have more contact and closeness with nature, flora, and fauna of the rainforest.
Within the tour, you will also discover the Tarzan Swing where you will swing from a platform into the forest feeling the adrenaline raising levels.
This Costa Rica zip line is divided into three parts.
The first stage consists of eight (8) wires and nine (9) platforms with a length of 210m. (688 ft.) long and an average height of 25m. (82 ft.), wholly immersed in the rainforest
In the second stage, you will delight in the top adventure of the Tarzan Swing. And the third part has five (5) cables and six (6) platforms with lengths ranging from 100m (328 ft.) up to 430m (1410 ft.).
There is a variety of schedules for you to choose from:
Sometimes, the time for starting the canopy tour can be earlier or later with the goal of adapting our service to your needs. That is why it is essential to verify the starting hour of the tour.
Transportation Coverage Area
2 1/2 hours approx