Get a perfect taste of the mountainside wilds around the Arenal Volcano in one crazy FULL DAY fun combo of two exciting sports: canyoning down waterfalls and whitewater rafting. On this Arenal Combo you'll rappel tropical waterfalls through the magical Lost Canyo and then go rafting down one of the most beautiful rivers in the La Fortuna area.
Let us take you deep into the Costa Rican jungle to experience Costa Rica's Most EXTREME Tour! When you do Gravity Falls, you'll jump off high canyon walls into deep, crystalline pools of water and rappel down rushing waterfalls! Get your adrenaline flowing on this extreme Costa Rican jungle expedition near the Arenal Volcano!
Desafio has invented the best way to explore the beautiful Lake Arenal - go Stand Up Paddling and get amazing views of the colossal Arenal Volcano. You'll feel like you're walking on water as you cross Lake Arenal from one side to the next and finish off at our new Paddle & Pedal Center! If you're a first-timer, no worries! This activity is perfect for all adventure enthusiasts!
The Arenal Volcano1968 Park hike is one of the most popular tours in La Fortuna! Get as close as possible to the volcano while hiking through well-maintained paths that weave through the lush Costa Rican rainforest. Your nature guide will point out exotic plants and wildlife and explain the history of this fascinating volcano and area of Costa Rica. This is a must see for nature lovers and bird watchers!
Come explore the countryside as you pedal by the extraordinary scenery of the Arenal Volcano to Monteverde! Costa Rica is famous for mountain biking because of its beautiful scenery and variety of trails. In fact, world renown adventure races like Ruta de Los Conquistadores take place here! On this tour, we’ll ride along beginner-intermediate and advanced-level rolling hills with surrounding views of the breathtaking Lake Arenal and spectacular jungle.
Voted the Top Tour in the World by TripAdvisor! Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime near the La Fortuna Waterfall! The perfect place for first-timers and experienced canyoning enthusiasts. Trek deep into the Costa Rica rainforest and rappel the biggest waterfalls near the Arenal Volcano!
This is your chance to brave the wilds on this full-day tour from La Fortuna. You'll do some fierce paddling downstream over class 2 and 3 rapids we call the ‘Roller Coaster’ and ‘Superman!’ The deep green scenery of the Sarapiqui canyon is alive with wildlife - breathe in the pure air and then cool off with a swim. Experience just how amazing this river experience is!
There is something special about having an authentic experience while traveling abroad. Cultures identify themselves through their cuisine and Costa Ricans are no different -- and it's not just "rice and beans..." We invite you to have a delightful, local-style meal and enjoy what may be your most-memoriable meal in Costa Rica!
Many people ask us: "What is the best kayaking near me?" For us, kayaking on Lake Arenal is one of the best spots for kayaking in all of Costa Rica. Kayak on the stunningly beautiful Lake Arenal with views of the photogenic Arenal Volcano! During your trip, you’ll have the opportunity to observe different species of birds like the Flycatcher, Kingfisher, Great Blue Heron and Anhinga and you may also see and hear t...
The La Fortuna Waterfall is one of the best things to see when you come to the Arenal Area! You will love the hike down to the La Fortuna Waterfall because you can see all of the natural beauty of the rainforest as well as the birds and wildlife that live there. Once you arrive to the La Fortuna Waterfall, prepare to be blown away by the beauty of this impressive waterfall near the Arenal Volcano! You will also be able to swim and take amazing photos! Then you're off to a...
Turn your day of travel into an action packed adventure! Rafting on the Balsa river is perfect for all nature lovers, outdoor enthusiasts, and people who are looking for an easy-going adventure! Your professional guide will start the day off by providing paddling and safety instructions and then suit you up with safety gear to prepare for your adventure. Challenge yourself as you paddle down 10 kilometers of fun and slower rolling rapids with names like “Congo Loco” and “Roc...
Take advantage of your time on the way to Monteverde doing one of the newest, most unique, and fun sports around the world such as Stand Up Paddle. Stand Up Paddling looks exactly as it sounds: you stand up on a large, wide, super buoyant board (similar to a surfboard) & use a long paddle to move yourself along. You'll feel like you're walking on water! If you're a first-timer, no worries! This activity is perfect for all adventure enthusiasts!
Travel in luxury between La Fortuna and Monteverde with Desafio's Private Taxi Boat Taxi also known as the Monteverde Van Boat Van. This is the fastest and a very scenic way to travel between the Arenal Vocano and the cloud forests of Monteverde. Plus, you get to have a fun and scenic boat ride on Lake Arenal and see gorgeous views of Volcano Arenal!