Desafio Adventure Company Costa Rica

Canyoning La Fortuna, Costa Rica

La Fortuna, Costa Rica - the ultimate vacation paradise! Home to jaw-dropping landscapes, exotic animals, and the famous Arenal volcano. Discover sloths, jaguars and different species of birds as you hike deep into the rainforest. Marvel at the beauty of Arenal volcano while biking through its base. Relax and paddle in Lake Arenal as you observe this active volcano from afar.

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Packages at this location

The Ultimate Costa Rican Adventure Canyoning

Dubbed as Costa Rica’s Most Extreme Tour. Better bring you’re A game as you undergo the most exhilarating canyoning adventure of your life. Rappel down a heart-pumping 140 ft tropical waterfall as professional guides instruct you in every step. Jump down a series of 10 to 30ft cliffs into deep canyon pools. Eat an authentic Costa Rican meal as a reward for an exhausting yet fun day of adventure.

  • Delicious Meal

  • High Quality Gear

  • Professional Guide

  • Transportation

6:30 – 7:30 am
Travel from hotel to countryside

7:30 – 10:30 am
Canyoning Adventure

10:30 – 11:30 am
Lunch

11:30-12:30 pm
Travel back to hotel

Available year round

More details will be provided of this incredible adventure upon booking. You are free to explore and discover as you please during downtime, during the tour, an expert guide will accompany you around this naturally gifted place.

Pure Adrenaline Tour Mixed Adventures

Definitely not for the faint-hearted. Experience a jampacked adventure as you engage in activities around La Fortuna, Arenal Volcano, Monteverde, and Samara Beach. Stay in the luxurious Arenal Paraiso Resort and Spa before rappelling down 140 ft waterfalls the next day. Admire the Arenal Volcano and its relaxing views by biking and boating around its base. Cap off the trip with an exciting white-water rafting adventure before relaxing in the beautiful Samara beach.

This package includes accommodation in Arenal Paraiso Resort and Spa for 3 days, Hotel Los Cipreses Monteverde for 1 day, and Hotel Giada in Playa Samara for 3 days. All hotels come with modern amenities such as air-conditioned rooms, Wi-fi, and soft beds. Breakfast will also be provided in all hotels. Relax in your comfortable and private hotel room after a long day of canyoning and rafting. Choose from different hotels according to your needs, budget, and preference. Hotel rooms include airport transfers with complimentary Wi-Fi and breakfast. Air-conditioning and soft beds also ensure that you have a good night’s sleep for your entire stay. Go for hotels that offer pool and beach access or a relaxing spa with magnificent views of the mountains.

Day 1
Airport pick-up and check in at Arenal Paraiso Resort and Spa

Day 2
Gravity Waterfalls Jumping in La Fortuna and Arenal Volcano

Day 3
Mountain Biking Arenal Single Track Madness in La Fortuna and Arenal Volcano

Day 4
Taxi Boat from La Fortuna to Monteverde

Day 5
Monteverde to Samara Rafting on the Tenorio River

Day 6
Ocean Kayaking and Snorkeling in Playa Samara

Day 7
Free day on Samara Beach

Day 8
Private Transfer from Samara Beach to San Jose

Available year round

More details will be provided of this incredible adventure upon booking. You are free to explore and discover as you please during downtime, during the tour, an expert guide will accompany you around this naturally gifted place.

Volcano Jungle Beach Mixed Adventures

Remember to bring your swimsuit because you’ll surely get wet- be it from canyoning, white water rafting, kayaking or snorkelling. Paddle your way through rough rapids in Sarapiqui River. Rappel down and jump of 30ft formidable cliffs in the Lost Canyon. Marvel at the Arenal Volcano’s mystical beauty as you ride the boat from La Fortuna to Monteverde. Snorkel, kayak and swim in the warm sparkling beach of Samara.

  • Breakfast

  • Lodging in comfortable Standard Hotel

  • Shared Airport Transfers

This package includes accommodation in Volcano Lodge and Springs (3 days), Ficus Lodge and Hotel Giada (3 days). All hotels come with modern amenities such as air-conditioned rooms, Wi-fi, and soft beds. Breakfast will also be provided in all hotels. Relax in your comfortable and private hotel room after a long day of canyoning and rafting. Choose from different hotels according to your needs, budget, and preference. Hotel rooms include airport transfers with complimentary Wi-Fi and breakfast. Air-conditioning and soft beds also ensure that you have a good night’s sleep for your entire stay. Go for hotels that offer pool and beach access or a relaxing spa with magnificent views of the mountains.

Day 1
Airport pick-up and check in at Volcano Lodge and Springs

Day 2
Rafting on the Sarapiqui River

Day 3
Canyoning in the Lost Canyon

Day 4
Taxi Boat from La Fortuna to Monteverde

Day 5
Monteverde to Samara Shuttle Ride

Day 6
Ocean Kayaking and Snorkeling in Samara Beach

Day 7
Free day on Samara Beach

Day 8
Private Transfer from Samara Beach & Carillo to San Jose

Available year round

More details will be provided of this incredible adventure upon booking. You are free to explore and discover as you please during downtime, during the tour, an expert guide will accompany you around this naturally gifted place.

Sarapiqui Extreme Rafting Rafting

Get your adrenaline pumping as you join this class 3-4 rafting trip. Bond with friends while you paddle your way through challenging rapids along 12km of lush, vibrant rainforest. Regain your strength when you reach the half-way point by eating a refreshing tropical fruit snack and drinking lots of water for hydration. Hop on the raft and let the fun continue until the end, where a hearty lunch awaits.

  • Photographer

  • Delicious Meal

  • Tropical Fruit Snacks

  • High Quality Gear

  • Professional Guide

  • Transportation

Hotel pick-up at 8:30. Travel for about an hour to Sarapiqui River where the adventure will take place. Take a break about half-way down the river and enjoy a refreshing tropical fruit snack as you take in the beauty of the nature surrounding you. Get back on the water and finish your unforgettable river adventure! When you reach the end, you’ll enjoy a delicious lunch before heading back to your hotel in a comfortable air-conditioned van.

Available year round

More details will be provided of this incredible adventure upon booking. You are free to explore and discover as you please during downtime, during the tour, an expert guide will accompany you around this naturally gifted place.

Canyoning in the Lost Canyon Canyoning

Be prepared for the real Costa Rica experience. Rappel down huge waterfalls, jump into canyon pools, zip down guided rappels, downclimb the canyon walls and river boulders, and hike up through the rainforest. Eat an authentic Costa Rican meal as a reward for an exhausting yet fun day of adventure.

  • Delicious Meal

  • High Quality Gear

  • Professional Guide

  • Transportation

You have the option to start the tour at 7:30 am/ 10:00 am or 1pm. Before starting the adventure, you will get a safety orientation in Lost Canyon Ops Center. After that, it’s non-stop rappelling from 10ft to 200ft waterfalls. Before heading back to the hotel, you’ll get a chance to eat traditional Costa Rican dishes in the famous Warrior Buffet restaurant. Hotel pick-up at 7:30 am/ 10:00 am or 1pm. After a 25- minute ride in your Jungle Limo, you’ll arrive at the Lost Canyon Ops Center for safety talk and demonstration. Start rappelling in the first waterfall called “Baby”, a small-sized 10ft waterfall that allows you to ease your way into the canyoning. After that, jump down a series of cliffs until you reach an exciting 200ft waterfall rappel. Settle in for your best meal in Costa Rica at the famous Warrior Buffet.

Available year round

More details will be provided of this incredible adventure upon booking. You are free to explore and discover as you please during downtime, during the tour, an expert guide will accompany you around this naturally gifted place.

Weekend Warrior in Arenal Rafting

A short but memorable trip. Remember to bring your swimsuit because you’ll surely get wet- be it from canyoning and white-water rafting. Paddle your way through rough rapids in Sarapiqui River. Rappel down and jump of 30ft formidable cliffs in the Lost Canyon. Enjoy a private cooking class and learn to cook sumptuous Costa Rican dishes.

  • 3 dinners

  • 2 lunches

  • 3 breakfasts

  • Your choice of canyoning, zip-lining or hanging bridges

  • Your choice of rafting or safari float

  • Shared-ride airport transfers from SJO or LIR at 1pm & 5pm

  • A three-night stay at your choice of Arenal hotel with breakfast (upgrades available at an additional charge), minimum 2 people, double-occupancy

Relax in your comfortable and private hotel room after a long day of canyoning and rafting. Choose from different hotels according to your needs, budget, and preference. Hotel rooms include airport transfers with complimentary Wi-Fi and breakfast. Air-conditioning and soft beds also ensure that you have a good night’s sleep for your entire stay. Go for hotels that offer pool and beach access or a relaxing spa with magnificent views of the mountains.

Day 1
Airport pick-up and check in at Volcano Lodge and Springs

Day 2
Rafting on the Sarapiqui River

Day 3
Canyoning in the Lost Canyon. Cooking Class with dinner

Day 4
Private Transfer from Arenal Volcano to San Jose

Available year round

More details will be provided of this incredible adventure upon booking. You are free to explore and discover as you please during downtime, during the tour, an expert guide will accompany you around this naturally gifted place.

About the location

Accommodation

There are various hotel options available for every budget and preference. Some favourites near Arenal Volcano include Arenal Paraiso Resort and Spa, Xandari Resort, El Silencio Lodge & Spa, and Volcano Lodge & Springs. If you are looking for a beachside property with excellent customer service then Nammbu Beachfront Bungalows, Cariblue Playa Cocles, Los Altos de Eros, and Tranquilo Lodge are highly recommended. All hotel rooms include air-conditioned rooms, airport transfers, complimentary Wi-Fi and breakfast.

Location

Known as one of the happiest countries in the world, it’s no surprise that travellers flock to La Fortuna to get a dose of its infectious chill vibe. And what’s not to love - big smiles, happy faces, breath-taking views, trees, mountains, and beaches everywhere! It’s also near Nicaragua so there’s more places to discover. If you’ve never been to a rainforest then now is your chance. Costa Rica has a variety of natural parks and rainforests that are preserved by the local government and private sectors. You can hike and explore on your own to catch a glimpse of adorable creatures like sloths, jaguars, deer and exotic birds. Swim, kayak or paddle in the mystical waters of Lake Arenal. Conquer your fear of heights by canyoning, jumping off a series of 10- 30 ft. waterfalls and cliffs. There are so many things to do in Costa Rica, you might not want to leave!

Food

Enjoy a sumptuous and hearty Costa Rican meal called Gallo Pinto which consists of rice, scrambled eggs, beef, beans plantains and tortillas or side salad. If that isn’t enough, have a serving of their typical soups called Sopa Negra (black bean soup) or Olla de Carne (soup with beef, potatoes, carrots, chayote, plantains and yucca). For dessert, try their Arroz Con Leche which is essentially rice cooked in milk and sugar or their famous Tres Leches, a cake smothered in evaporated and condensed milk.

Activities

Be prepared for an unforgettable, heart-pumping and adrenaline rising experience as you hike deep in the rainforests, jump of cliffs and waterfalls or mountain bike around the base of Arenal volcano. There are so many activities to do in La Fortuna, you’ll definitely want to come back!

Amenities

  • Lessons

  • Guides

  • Spot Transfer

  • Instructors/Coaching

  • Equipment Rental

Available activities

  • Daytrips

  • Excursions