Kayak Crossing Lake Arenal to Monteverde
Fall in love with the exuberant and most adventurous Lake in Costa Rica while you paddle on your way to Monteverde. Your journey starts by traveling from the epic center of La Fortuna on a comfortable transfer with our friendly driver and very knowledgeable guide who will be taking you to Costa Rica's largest lake or Central America’s second-largest.
Start your unforgettable voyage as you embark on our private boat loaded up with all the necessary gear. Meet our very friendly captain who will be encouraging you throughout the activity and taking care of your suitcases while our experienced guide will be providing you with high-quality kayaking gear like Ocean Kayak brand single and double kayaks, lifejacket and paddle along with safety instructions.
You’ll be kayaking across the never-to-be-forgotten Lake Arenal and its beautiful bays. Enjoy a pleasant time kayaking on Lake Arenal with stunning views of the Arenal Volcano and during your trip, you may observe different species of birds like the “Flycatcher,” “Kingfisher,” “Great Blue Heron” and “Anhinga” and may also possibly hear and see Howler monkeys up in the rainforest trees that surround the lake!
Make a short stop on a fascinating viewpoint that will leave you breathless. Paddle for 2.5 hours in this stunning adventure. Finish your paddling right in front of our NEW Pedal & Paddle Adventure Store in the small town of El Foforos where you will have the chance to change into your dry clothes and to fuel up with a refreshing and well-deserved delicious snack.
Go back on board just to finish crossing the lake to Rio Chiquito where our reliable and safe vehicles will be waiting for you to take you directly to Monteverde so you can fully relax and enjoy the ride.
We also recommend you try a Stand-Up Paddle while you are at it! You will love this easy-going and relaxing paddling tour on Lake Arenal in Costa Rica with Desafio.
Recommended ages 8-85. This adventure involves some inherent risk and physical exertion, so you must be in good physical condition without any recent surgery, heart condition, pregnancy, disability or injury. You should know how to swim and feel comfortable in water. We cannot guarantee you will not fall off of board while SUP. Desafio Adventure Company reserves the right to cancel any trip due to unsafe conditions and will only run a tour according to established company policies.
Have a look at our Adventure Waiver if you have questions about our Costa Rica adventure tour policies.
For reasons beyond our control (climate, river levels, etc.), we may change to a more-suitable tour with an equal or similar adventure-appeal or offer other tour options so you don`t miss out on a fun day in Costa Rica. We reserve the right to cancel a trip due to unfavorable conditions & will only run a tour according to our policies. Full refund is given if (on rare occasion) no tour is run. This adventure involves some inherent risk and physical exertion, so you must be in good physical condition!
NOTE: We have an extra transport charge for hotels outside of our normal pick-up