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Waterfall Tour2018-08-14T17:24:24+00:00

Horseback Riding & Hiking to a Private Waterfall

Adventure tours in Costa Rica – just $89 per person!

Our Costa Rica Waterfall Tour will take you horseback riding to a jungle waterfall along a scenic mountainside. We start from El Castillo, Costa Rica, a town on Lake Arenal. Watch for sloths, monkeys and toucans as you horseback ride alongside your guide, then continue on foot to a towering waterfall. Enjoy a delicious farm-to-fork lunch at La Gavilana Herbs & Art upon your return to El Castillo.

horseback riding in costa rica to a waterfall

Full payment due at time of booking via PayPal or credit card. Cancellation more than 7 days before date of tour forfeits 50% of amount paid. Cancellation within one week of tour start date forfeits full amount paid.

Costa Rica Waterfall Tour

Meet your bilingual horseback riding guide at a central location in El Castillo, on Costa Rica’s Lake Arenal and close to La Fortuna, at 8am*. After that, you’ll head out on horseback through the Costa Rican rainforest to a majestic waterfall. This adventure tour will include approximately 2 hours horseback riding, 40-minutes hiking, time spent at waterfall and lunch after end of tour. This is a half day waterfall tour.

*Visitors are required to arrange their own transport to meeting destination. 

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Horseback Riding & Hike

Our Costa Rica waterfall tours start off with a horseback riding adventure, which will last one hour in each direction and take you up the river and through the forest, ending at a private waterfall. After dismounting your horse, you will continue hiking for about 20 minutes on a steep trail towards a 42-meter waterfall. Once there, you can enjoy the surroundings, take pictures and rest or get in the water and even walk behind the waterfall before heading back to Lake Arenal and El Castillo.
We offer several different customizable Costa Rica hiking tours
For a longer adventure tour, or if you’re looking to get from La Fortuna to Monteverde, check out our Big Forest Hike: hiking to Monteverde, Costa Rica

Lunch Included in Waterfall Tour

After your waterfall tour, you will get back on your horse and ride up the mountain to get amazing views of Costa Rica’s Arenal Volcano, Lake Arenal and the forested hills of Monteverde. The horseback ride continues back to the Caño Negro River at which point you will travel back to El Castillo for a delicious farm-to-fork lunch experience at La Gavilana Herbs & Art. No adventure tour in Costa Rica is complete without a fresh meal to refuel!

What to Bring

We suggest wearing long pants and closed toed shoes suitable for walking and horseback riding. You should also bring a hat, rain jacket, sunscreen, bathing suit, towel, and water for drinking.