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Skywalk or Arenal Hanging Bridges?

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Skywalk or Arenal Hanging Bridges?

is there preference? Which is better?

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Miami, Florida
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1. Re: Skywalk or Arenal Hanging Bridges?

Either one should work out fine. The Sky walk has more difficult terrains to walk.

San Jose, Costa Rica
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2. Re: Skywalk or Arenal Hanging Bridges?

Hanging bridges is mostly a slow hike....Sky Treck some great Zip Lines...depends what you are looking for...Adrenaline Sky Treck...Relax and more relax Hanging bridges...


La Fortuna de San...
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3. Re: Skywalk or Arenal Hanging Bridges?

I have been to both a couple of times each. We have spotted a lot more wildlife at the Arenal Hanging Bridges versus the Sky Walk. My guess is because of all of the activity from the ziplines. The guides at each location have been professional and knowledgeable. The bridges are longer at Sky Walk.

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4. Re: Skywalk or Arenal Hanging Bridges?

I agree that if you want to see animals, with a GUIDE go to Hanging Bridges and you will see a ton! I went with a guide (Sky's guide) and saw very little in terms of wildlife). Last time I was on the ziplines at SkyTrek, when waiting on one of the platforms I actually saw monkeys and toucans so it's always a toss up as to where they are when you're there but again for animal watching...go to HB. :-) ENJOY!

5. Re: Skywalk or Arenal Hanging Bridges?

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