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“Beautiful” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Santa Elena Skywalk

Santa Elena Skywalk
Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica
+50626455238
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Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas, Bridges
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Owner description: Half way between the town of Santa Elena and the Santa Elena Preserve the Sky Walk is located: This complex use trails, suspension bridges for a more tranquil introduction to the ecology and natives of the forest canopy, constructed within the cloud forest. It allows a vision of the forest from a different perspective which starts with a walk on the ground taking you up to explore the treetops, a hardly discovered habitat, called the “canopy” with a naturalist guide. Also discover the night wildlife at our Sky Walk Night Tour.
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44 reviews 44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
“Beautiful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

This whole town while tiny is amazing. So beautiful and the hanging bridges were beautiful and peaceful. I would definitely recommend taking a stroll on some of them. Walking above the rainforrest canopy is not something you get to do everyday.

Visited August 2012
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Barcelona, Spain
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“The best way to experience the cloud forest in Monteverde”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

Seeing the cloud forest from the top of the canopy is an unforgettable experience. I highly recommend seeing it with a guide and taking your time when you are walking on the bridges. Don't forget your binoculars because you will have the opportunity to see some amazing birds including the Quetzal. I loved it.

Visited June 2012
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Rio Rancho
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25 attraction reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
“Walking on top of the trees”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

If this is what I think it is, it was a wonderful way to experience the cloud forest, walking on 3 suspension bridges at the top of the trees. loved the fresh and clean air!

Visited June 2012
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AdventureGirl2009
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12 attraction reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
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“Walk in Cloudforest”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2012

This was a cool hike on trails through the cloudforest on suspension bridges. It rained, which made it seem all the more magical - it is the rainforest!!

Visited June 2012
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“Hanging Bridges”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

An experience to savor especially if you're afraid of heights and are too chicken to do the zip lines (like us). Guides are friendly and knowledgeable.

Visited March 2012
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