Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park, Arenal Volcano National Park

Venture into the rainforest and stroll Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park, a series of suspension bridges overlooking the Arenal Volcano National Park. Take a guided tour or embark on the 3 km (1.8 mi) trail by yourself through 250 hectares (617 acres) of private rainforest reserve. Along the way, you'll cross fifteen bridges, six of which are hanging, and enjoy stunning views of the lush rainforest, the lake and waterfall, and even the Arenal Volcano. Wear comfortable shoes and prepare to spot many tropical birds, rare vegetation, lizards, and monkeys. To visit Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park on your trip to Arenal Volcano National Park, use our Arenal Volcano National Park trip maker website .
Create an itinerary including Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park
Save Saved
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Tours to Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park
Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
1,676 reviews
Google
4.6
TripAdvisor
  • Do not miss this hike. There are three different levels of easy - to more difficult offered with a guide. The guide was knowledgable. I beleive this started as a hobby for the owner and became a touri...  more »
  • I cannot believe I actually went on this part of our Caravan tour, but I am so glad I did. We took the 1 mile walk and our guide was 5-star! I doubt I would have made it over the first bridge without ...  more »
Google
  • The park is well kept, has signs every where for easy navigation. There was plenty of wildlife to see, and in their natural habitat which is obviously an added bonus. Place was crowded on arrival, but I have to say that the park officials do a great job of monitoring how many people can be on the bridge at once. Great place to spend 3-4 hours. I would definitely recommend as a must do when visiting the La Fortuna, Arenal area
  • Our favourite hike in Costa Rica with a 6 year old. She was able to walk all the way to the end but we did take a lot of breaks. This place is just beautiful! We saw bats, sloths and monkeys. The hanging bridges were really cool as you see the forest under your feet as you walk by. Plan to spend at least half day and take lots of water and snacks.
Places to stay near Mistico Arenal Hanging Bridges Park

Plan your trip to El Castillo

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in El Castillo

4.7
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 4​h

Side trips from El Castillo

4.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min