Manuel Antonio to Arenal Costa Rica Hiking Carara National Park
Heading from Manuel Antonio Costa Rica to Arenal's area? Why not try our Adventure Connection, stopping for a hike in the Carara National Park on the way from Manuel Antonio National Park to Arenal Costa Rica.
You will save money and save time by turning your day of travel into an adventure.
Carara National Park is one of Costa Rica's most famous National Parks because you get to see so much wildlife and it is an incredible birdwatching location.
Plus, the Desafio vans are equipped with FREE WiFi, friendly and safe drivers, and air-conditioning so you will have a comfortable ride and break up the long ride by doing something fun. You won't have to worry about navigating Costa Rica's challenging road system!
We'll pick you up from your hotel in the Manuel Antonio area and drive about 2 hours until we reach the Carara National Park to meet your guide.
The trails at Carara National Park near Manuel Antonio and the Tarcoles River are well-groomed and easy to get around on. Families with young children or older adults love the easy-going paths and the intensity of Costa Rica nature here at this Costa Rica National Park.
The Rio Grande winds through the park providing a lush, marshy environment for many types of wildlife like a bird, sloths, armadillos, anteaters, kinkajous, and insects. After the hike, we take you to lunch and you may meet up with fellow travelers who took advantage of doing our Adventure Connection on the Rio Tarcoles.
You will then relax in our air-conditioned, FREE WiFi-equipped vans and make your way to your Manuel Antonio Hotel, just another hour or so away.
There is no minimum or maximum age limit established for this tour. However, there is walking involved at Carara National Park, so we encourage you to evaluate your own personal fitness level and that of the others in your party, as younger children may need to be carried and older guests may become fatigued.
Your luggage stays in our vehicles and our driver stays with your items while you are doing your tour. We have private entrances and exits for our rafting tour locations. Extra transport charge for drop-off outside of our regular hotel zone.