The Original Canopy Tour


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Experience the most exhilarating canopy zip-line ride in the Caribbean:  the award-winning Original Canopy Tour® in the Veragua Rainforest!  

This tour offers you the opportunity to journey into the rainforest canopy and appreciate views of La Amistad International Park and Chirripó Reserve in a unique and unforgettable fashion.

Thisworld-famous tour consists of 11 observation platforms and 11 horizontal "zip line" traverses specially designed to provide a number of views and experiences.  Safety is our priority at the Original Canopy Tour®, and all guests are provided with thorough instruction

Get an adrenaline buzz zipping along 11 safe and secure cables connecting 11 platforms, with a pinnacle height of 150 feet above the forest floor!

You will glide silently through the rainforest canopy -- enjoying commanding views of the wonderful flora and fauna of Costa Rica from the treetops.  Pause for a rest at various platforms and marvel at your view of the Costa Rican rainforest as far as the eye can see. 

As you sail through the treetops, you will follow a small stream far below you.  Wildlife sightings are common—keep your camera ready and be on the lookout for monkeys, sloths and many varieties of tropical birds!

You’ll start and finish your exhilarating canopy tour within walking distance of the reception area where beverages, clean restrooms and a souvenir shop await you. 

On most days a professional photographer is available to capture your unforgettable ride for a small fee.

Please note:  The Original Canopy Tour is a separate tour and it is not included in the regular Veragua Rainforest Eco-Adventure entrance fee.

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