Hanging Bridges & Humingbirds Gardens Selvatura Self-guided walk
- Duration: 2 Hours (approx.)
The Tree Top walkway is the ideal cloud forest experience for those who wish to explore the beauty of the canopy at their own pace and appreciate the incredible array of vegetation and exotic bird life that the region has to offer.
Selvatura's Tree Top Walkways consist of a 1.9 mile (approximately 3 kilometer) trail that crosses through the Monteverde Cloud Forest. Here visitors will walk on eight different bridges with various lengths ranging between 150 feet ( 50 meters ) up to 510 feet ( 170 meters ) and altitudes ranging between 36 feet ( 12 meters ) up to 180 feet ( 60 meters ).
Each bridge has a width of five feet, the widest bridges in Costa Rica, and also a capacity of up to 80 people per bridge making them both the longest and strongest bridge systems in the Monteverde Cloud Forest. The Tree Top Walkways are suitable for people of all ages. The duration of the hike usually takes between 1.5 and 2 hours self guided. May be booked in advance.
What to Bring: Long pants, camera, insect repellent, hiking shoes and rain gear.
Transportation is Available at no extra charge, a shuttle will pick you up at your Hotel in Monteverde or Santa Elena 30 minutes bofere the tour.