A popular attraction among families, Selvatura Park is one of the best nature and adventure parks in Costa Rica. Just a 15-minute drive from the main town of Monteverde, the park is set against the backdrop of stunning cloud forests, and in addition to various cables, platforms, swings and treetop walkways, the park also features hummingbird and butterfly gardens, plus insect and amphibian exhibitions.
There are different ways to enjoy Selvatura Park, with numerous tours and activities catering to different types of travelers. Adrenaline junkies can experience an extreme canopy adventure, a walk through the trees on a hanging bridge, or a zip-line through the forest, while nature lovers can explore a particular aspect of the park’s ecosystem, choosing from an insect exhibition tour, a herpetarium tour, a hummingbird or butterfly garden tour—or a full Selvatura Park nature tour that includes all of the above.
Selvatura Park is a 15-minute drive from Monteverde. Most organized tours of Selvatura Park include roundtrip transportation. If traveling from Monteverde independently, simply follow the signs north from the main town.
The park is open daily from 7am to 4pm, and admission prices vary by activity.