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Rain Forest Aerial Trams

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Address: 32 route San Jose-Limon | 22 Km after The Zurqui Tunnel, Guapiles 1959-1002, Costa Rica
Phone Number: (506) 2257 5961
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We promote environmental consciousness and conserve endangered natural...

We promote environmental consciousness and conserve endangered natural resources through innovative educational experiences in order to create a world-class sustainable eco-tourism experience.”Visitors can fly through and over the treetops; each operation reflects our strong commitment to the ideology on which the original tram was based, combined with a creative flair, has kept our vision strong and alive.

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Not for those with a fear of heights

Excellent short trip to here - we filled in a free afternoon.. Very peaceful soaring silently over the treetops, interesting commentary though not a huge amount of bird/wildlife... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent short trip to here - we filled in a free afternoon.. Very peaceful soaring silently over the treetops, interesting commentary though not a huge amount of bird/wildlife to be spotted. Good guide showing you round the butterflies, hummingbirds,snakes etc, though nothing particularly extraordinary if you've been to other wildlife centres in Costa Rica. (I don't mean that as a... More 

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Hermanus, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Sergio was an excellent guide who is passionate about his country fauna and flora. He spoke very clearly and provided us with a wonderful experience in Costa Rica. From the boat ride on the Tarcoles river seeing crocodiles, iguanas and birdlife to the aerial tram ride where we viewed a large iguana, black mandibled toucan and king vulture and gained... More 

Thank Avecigrec
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

This is a well thought out attraction. The canopy tour in gondolas that seat 6 plus tour guide take you close up to the vegetation so that you can see insects and birds in their natural habitat. There are spectacular views on all sides. The ride lasts about 90 minutes. Back down on the ground there is a walking tour... More 

Thank Tony M
Turrialba, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Yesterday, I visited the Rain Forest Adventure Aerial Tram in Guapiles and had a great day. We rode the aerial tram with our very knowledgeable guide, Manuel. We came on a rainy day, but still enjoyed the amazing views of the canopy and saw a few species of birds while on the ride. After the aerial tram, Manuel took us... More 

Thank Meghan E
Turrialba, Costa Rica
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We had never been to the aerial tram and decided to take the trip and do the adventure. It was an amazing experience and far exceeded our expectations. You park at the entrance and they come and pick you up and drive you about 5 km deep into the rainforest where the adventure begins. Your guide meets you and goes... More 

Thank TexasTicaCR
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

The tram ride is very smooth and breathtaking! We didn't do the zip lining but everyone around us were really excited about it.

Thank Averh2o
Morganville, NJ
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105 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

...this might be for you. We did this aerial tram ride with a Caravan Tours group in February and going out on the cable it skims near the ground for a while and then climbs close to tree tops so you get a good perspective of the forest. Along the way some people in other trams and some people in... More 

Merrickville, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We did the rain forest tram ride in the morning and it was quite good - the views were excellent and our guide did his best to point out birds and butterflies but as most people will know most of the creatures of the rainforest are nocturnal so we weren't really expecting to see many in mid morning. We did... More 

Thank Pete M
Cranbrook, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Great people, lots of information. Jonathon was extremely knowledgeable, spoke good English and was very helpful. Definitely try the 11 zip lines!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

We, four senior couples were very excited and went to spend a day in so called Rain forest and take the aerial view. we took great trouble to reach there, acquired ticket for whopping $69 US per person. The aerial train ride is no more then total minutes- not counting the time they stop every few minutes. We did not... More 

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