Find Your Inspiration
Volcanic Forest Nirvana
Arenal Nayara resort's bungalows offer seclusion and tranquility in a volcanic rainforest paradise.
A Highly Recommended Hang-out
Walk the two mile trail crossing bridges which encompass the Arenal Hanging Bridges nature reserve.
Experiencing THE CLOUD & RAIN FORESTS
Birds, Beasts & Wondrous Beauty
The nature reserve consists of over 26,000 acres of virgin cloud forest, the home to 6 ecologically distinct zones. Within the forest exists a high biodiversity of exotic animals and plant species including orchids, mammals, birds, reptiles and insects.
Farm Fresh & Locally Sourced
The tiny downtown forest area, including the bustling town of Santa Elena, offers a variety of local dining establishments and bars. Taste locally sourced and farm-fresh foods. Make sure to try Gallo Pinto, the national dish of Costa Rica!
Misty Fog Ziplines & Hiking
For a rush of adrenaline, zipline through 100 hectares, soaring across the treetops of the forest canopy. Then, hike the 20 mile network of wind-sculpted rainforest trails festooned with orchids, bromeliads, ferns, wines and mosses.
Eco-Eden: A Jurassic Paradise
The Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Reserve is undoubtedly one of the most breathtaking nature reserves in the world. Nowhere but here can you find such rare creatures as the striking golden toad, the colorful avian quetzal and the ocelot dwarf leopard.