Natural History Walks Monteverde Costa Rica
Ficus Trails protects an important portion of the Monteverde Cloud Forest Biological Corridor known as “Puente de Vida”, (Bridge of Life), an exuberant key piece of forest located in the heart of the Monteverde region that starts up in the Cloud forest and serpents its way down to the San Luis area at about 1000 meters above sea level. Some moisture is deposited high on the Pacific slope near the Continental divide in the form of mist.
This significant fact along with the topography of the place influences Ficus Trails in such a way that a remarkable diversity of flora and Fauna can be found in this natural area offering adventurous visitors an overwhelming wilderness experience.
Ficus Trails is home of many species of birds, reptiles, amphibians and mammals, not to mention the large diversity of trees, plants and fungi.
An Observation deck allows the visitor to enjoy the majesty of the cloud forest from a total different angle like no where else.
Watch the continental divide covered with clouds and the impressive San Luis waterfall that will become the large Guacimal river as you follow its path down to a breathtaking view of the Pacific Ocean.
Take this journey with our professional naturalist guides and you’ll come face to face with one of the greatest forces you’ve ever encountered, Nature.
Discover fascinating facts about the cloud forest and surprising insights about it’s wildlife on day and at night time.
Two worlds apart separated by light that will trigger all your senses.