Arenal to Monteverde Boat Transfer with Don Juan Coffee Chocolate Tour
This is the best transfer service available on Lake Arenal. Take the most-efficient and most-personalized means of travel between the Arenal Volcano and the cloud forests of Monteverde -- and take advantage of doing a chocolate and coffee tour along the way on this scenic Costa Rica transfer.
You will with one of our friendly drivers stopping by your Arenal La Fortuna hotel to pick you up. He then helps you load up your luggage as you take your seat in our comfortable, air-conditioned van and drive to the pristine Lake Arenal.
Your driver will then help you unload your luggage and assist you as you walk down a rather rugged dirt entryway to our Adventure Boat. The boat is partially roof-covered and safe and equipped with life-jackets
and a knowledgeable friendly Lake Arenal boat captain.
Your Lake Arenal boat captain will then start up the motor and you'll have a nice, leisurely boat ride along the smooth, calm, and very picturesque Lake Arenal with great views of the Arenal Volcano. You'll also have amazing birdwatching opportunities along the way as you pass by isolated, remote Lake Arenal islands filled with herons, cormorants, anhingas -- you might even be able to spot an elusive river otter or coaties along the way.
Once you get to the other side of Lake Arenal, there will be another van waiting for you for this stretch of the Costa Rica transportation. Your boat captain show you to your van. Please be sure to grab all your luggage and make your way to the correct van for your journey up to La Fortuna.
You will be taken to the doorstep of the Don Juan Coffee and Chocolate tour location on the Monteverde side of the lake. From there, the friendly poeple of the Don Juan farm will show you the inside look at coffee and choclate production in Costa Rica and you will be able to try a few local goodies.
After the tour, you will be taken to your hotel to check-in, and enjoy the rustic elegance of this beautiful Costa Rica mountain town. There's plenty to see and do in Monteverde -- from delicious restaurants to fun Costa Rica souvenir shops and nature activities.
The boat transfer is a special service that operates in either direction. You get great views of the Arenal Volcano and the unspoiled Lake Arenal engulfed by lush rainforest.
(Please note: the Taxi-Boat-Taxi or Jeep-Boat-Jeep is a similar, less-expensive option.)