GRAVITY FALLS: THE MOST EXTREME TOUR IN COSTA RICA
Done a guided rappel down a 150-foot gushing
waterfall? Fun, but what’s next, you ask? Are you ready for the
next extreme adventure adrenaline fix? How about waterfall
Waterfall jumping is Costa Rica's
version of cliff diving, but next to
a waterfall. The newest most extreme adventure tour in Arenal is the new Gravity
Falls Waterfall Jumping Canyon by Desafio Adventure Company. This intense
canyoning multi-sport adventure involves waterfall
jumps, waterfall rappels, river tracing, down climbing and river
“People have been rappelling down
waterfalls and going river rafting, and they’re looking for the
next big adventure,” said Desafio Adventure Company owner,
Called "Costa Rica's Most Extreme Tour". the Gravity Falls Jumping Canyon adventure, by Arenal Volcano, Costa Rica, is for extreme adventure enthusiasts and adrenaline junkies. you have to like the tour name's play on words too.
"Jump off high canyon walls into deep, crystalline pools of water and rappel down rushing waterfalls!" reads the tour information. "We found the most amazing canyon near La Fortuna, minutes away from the Balsa River near Florencia."
rainforest canyon is part of the
biological corridor of the Children’s Eternal Rainforest, near the
private entrance that Desafio Adventure Company uses for its Balsa River Rafting trips. The Costa
Rica adventure tours company has an exclusive contract to operate
Gravity falls involves an 80-foot rappel down the side of a rushing
waterfall into a deep pool, five cliff-diving waterfall jumps
ranging from five feet to 25 feet, a canyoning swim through a
narrow passage, and other climbing adventures.
“It has a very cool expedition feel to
it,” said Desafio Adventure co-owner, Suresh Krishnan. “It is
different from everything else and is the newest, most extreme tour in
the Arenal area, and probably even Costa Rica.”
four-hour Gravity Falls tour is uniquely
for small groups of expedition-seekers, whereas the Lost Canyon
Adventures Canyoning tour, Desafio's most popular adventure tour, is
suited for first-timers who want to get their feet wet (literally) in
How do you choose which canyoning
adventure tour is right for you? Said Suresh Krishnan: “Do you
want to get wet and wild? Then, you should go to the Lost Canyon. If you
want to go on an expedition at an exclusive extreme waterfall canyon,
then you should go to Gravity Falls.”
On my days off I love going home. My last day off I went and did a few things I have never done before. My mother wanted me to go walk with her and dad around our family's property. I am not so into walking through oran..
Traveler to Traveler Costa Rica Safety Tips
by Matt Tremblay, Desafio clilent
Costa Rica is a safe country to visit, but when travelling to any foreign country it is important to keep in mind the local culture and safety of that particular..
The Zen of Costa Rica's Mysterious Address System: Getting Around a country with virtually no street signs or street names and address numbersby Christine Krishnan, Community Builder, Desafio Adventure CompanyWhen I first came to Costa Rica, I w..
Continuing Education in Costa Ricaby Christine Krishnan, Community Outreach
Many people are curious about what Costa Rica is like
before they come to visit. One of the questions we get the most is: "I
don't speak Spanish. Will it be hard for me..