How many opportunities do you have to see real live crocodiles in their natural habitat? The Tarcoles River, located between Manuel Antonio and La Fortuna/Monteverde is the perfect place for this. In fact, this spot is known to be have one of the greatest populations of crocodiles in the entire world! The crocodiles here are massive, the largest reaching 7-meters long! You will see them swimming in the waters, or sunbathing on the river banks. Prepare to be amazed!
Travel between Monteverde and La Fortuna with Desafio's Taxi Boat Taxi also known as the Monteverde Van Boat Van. This is the fastest and a very scenic way to travel between the Arenal Vocano and the cloud forests of Monteverde. Plus, you get to have a fun and scenic boat ride on Lake Arenal and see gorgeous views of Volcano Arenal!
If you are looking for some exciting adventure, travel like they did in the olden days! Ride horseback between Monteverde along Lake Arenal, and take a boat and a van the rest of the way! The trails around Arenal Lake are perfect for horseback riding, offering amazing views of the breathtaking Arenal Volcano, as well as opportunities to see all kinds of wildlife like birds, insects, monkeys, and even sloths!