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Rain Forest Aerial Trams

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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Ranked #1 of 3 Attractions in Guapiles
Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks, Amusement Parks
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Owner description: 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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Leesburg, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Had a great time in the aerial tram. It included a short film introducing what is being done to protect The rain forest. The tram goes on two levels and the guide is very I formative. It is a wonderful 70 minutes spent. If you can go very early in am as more opportunities to see birds. We have done... More

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Halifax, Canada
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200 reviews 200 reviews
38 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We went through the National Park to get to this aerial tram. What an amazing feeling gliding over the rainforest in the quiet tram. We saw an ant eater, a very rare bird(blends into the tree) and many species of trees and plant life. Walking through the trails afterwards with Carla, our guide, will forever be one of my highlights... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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85 reviews 85 reviews
37 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The trip from San Jose is nice when you enter the area of the National Park of Braulio Carillo, really amazing. The tram tour took about 1 hour and was wonderful to see one of the highest diversities in a forest in the world.. Guide was so knowledgeable and kind. We had a buffet lunch, simple but very good. We... More

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Orem, Utah
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This was a great way to see a tropical rain forest up close and personal without the danger of creatures eating you. Our guide Kenneth was very knowledgeable and personable. It was an incredible experience for everyone in my family--including 5 kids ages 10-16. Highly recommend it. Make sure you drive the amazing hwy 32 from San Jose to Guapiles.... More

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Winnipeg Canada
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253 reviews 253 reviews
111 attraction reviews
268 helpful votes 268 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

There only six riders in a tram plus a guide. So getting your question answered was great. The time of the tram was approx. 2 hours . There were washroom on site. The jungle was very lush. Our guide was good at point out various plants and animals of the jungle. There is also a butterfly house you can visit... More

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Newcastle, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

You'll notice I didn't say 'exciting'. Most people do not find this ride exciting because the chances of seeing many animals & birds are slim. BUT, the opportunity to glide through the rain forest at heights of 75 to 140 feet is quite amazing in itself! Our nature guide was very knowledgeable & was quick to point out & describe... More

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Maryland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
16 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We wanted a place within 1 1/2 hrs. of SJO to stay our first night. We reserved a room at Rainforest Lodge, just past Braulio Carrillo National Park. It turned out that we were the only overnight guests that night. Our guide, Leo, came to the front gate to load our luggage and take us to our bungalow. Since it... More

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

If you're in Costa Rica you have to try zip lining at least once. It was so much fun. There are a total of 10 zip lines, with a bonus Adrenalin line you can pay extra for. The view from on top of the forest canopy is amazing and you really get moving on some of the longer lines. Don't... More

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Lady Lake
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93 reviews 93 reviews
34 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Less stressful to saredy-kats of hights than any chair ride because it's low half the time and a gondola carrying up to 7 people. Be prepated to see little sights of exotic animals unless you're lucky. They have a stuffed snake adder displayed on a leaf at the start just to entice you you take plenty of photos. Plenty of... More

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Ocean Ridge
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

lots of natural beauty very lush and green. Interesting animals, plants and birds. The country is a real example of going green. They try and use preserve as much of the land that they can. There is a real respect for nature there.

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