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Arenal Oasis & La Fortuna

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Duration
2:15 Hours

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Start Time
6:00 am / 2:00 pm

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Ages
5-100

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Live Guide
English, Spanish

Main info:

Welcome to the enchanting world of sloths at Arenal Oasis, where time slows down to match the gentle pace of these fascinating creatures. Our sloth tour isn’t just an excursion; it’s a heartfelt encounter with one of nature’s most beloved and endearing creatures.

Nestled in the verdant embrace of Costa Rica’s rainforest, Arenal Oasis is a sanctuary for sloths, offering a rare opportunity to observe these charismatic animals in their natural habitat. Led by passionate guides who share a deep connection with these gentle beings, you’ll embark on a journey that will warm your heart and soothe your soul.

Imagine strolling through the lush canopy, your eyes scanning the trees for the telltale signs of sloth activity. With each moment, you’ll feel a sense of wonder as you witness these arboreal marvels in their serene habitat, their slow movements a testament to the beauty of unhurried living.

But our sloth tour is more than just a wildlife encounter; it’s a celebration of conservation and connection. By joining us, you become a guardian of these precious creatures, supporting efforts to protect their habitats and ensure their survival for generations to come.

So come, immerse yourself in the magic of Arenal Oasis and discover the joy of encountering sloths in their natural element. Whether you’re a wildlife enthusiast or simply seeking a moment of tranquility amidst nature’s beauty, this tour promises an unforgettable experience that will leave you with a newfound appreciation for the wonders of the rainforest.

Itinerary:

Arrive at Arenal Oasis Welcome Center, ready to embark on an exciting adventure into the world of sloths. Meet your experienced guides and fellow travelers, and prepare for a morning filled with wildlife encounters.

Begin your guided sloth tour through the lush rainforest trails of Arenal Oasis.

Keep your eyes peeled for the slow-moving residents of the treetops as your guides share fascinating insights into sloth behavior and ecology.

Wander along the forest paths, listening to the sounds of the jungle and immersing yourself in the natural beauty of Costa Rica.

Embark on a scenic drive around the La Fortuna area in search of sloths in their natural habitat.

Your knowledgeable guide will take you to prime sloth-spotting locations where you can observe these fascinating creatures in the wild.

Keep your camera ready to capture memorable moments as you marvel at the beauty of the rainforest and its inhabitants.

Conclude your sloth tour with a visit back to Arenal Oasis. Return to the Welcome Center where a delicious breakfast awaits.

Sit down to a hearty meal surrounded by the sights and sounds of nature, savoring the flavors of Costa Rican cuisine as you share stories of your sloth encounters with fellow adventurers.

As you finish your breakfast and bid farewell to your guides, take a moment to reflect on the incredible experience you’ve had exploring the rainforest and spotting sloths in their natural habitat.

Depart from Arenal Oasis feeling inspired and invigorated by the wonders of the natural world.

*NOTE: This itinerary is subject to change based on weather conditions and sloth sightings. Please wear comfortable clothing and closed-toe shoes suitable for walking on forest trails. Don’t forget your camera to capture magical moments with the sloths!

Knowledgeable Guide

On the search for these beautiful animals our knowledgeable guide will drive you around la Fortuna’s beautiful spotting areas for more wildlife.

✓ Toucans,
✓ Red Blue Jeans Poison Dart Frogs,
✓ Hummingbirds,
✓ Iguanas,
✓ Monkeys
✓ are among the animals that we might encounter.

*NOTE: Previous reservation is required.

100% Guaranteed to see Sloths in the wild. (full refund if you don’t see any sloth during our tour).

Whats Included:

✓ Spotting Scope
✓ Transportation Round Trip
✓ Certified Naturalist Guide
✓ Entrance Fee
✓ Breakfast with the Birds or
✓ Snack and coffee for pm

What to Bring:

✓ Camera
✓ Closed Shoes
✓ Binoculars
✓ Raincoat
✓ Comfortable light Clothing
✓ Big Smile

Official Rates:

  • Per person.
    $67.80
    With Transportation included from your hotel in La Fortuna, Arenal.
  • Per person.
    50% OFF
    Children between 5 years old and 11 years old.

*NOTE: Previous reservation is required.

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Frequent Questions

The Arenal Oasis Eco Lodge & Wildlife Refuge offers a Sloth Tour where you can observe and learn about these fascinating creatures in their natural habitat.

During the tour, you will be guided by knowledgeable staff who will provide information about sloths and their conservation.

You will have the opportunity to see both two-toed and three-toed sloths up close, as well as other wildlife that inhabits the refuge.

The tour typically lasts around two hours and is a great way to experience the beauty of Costa Rica’s rainforest while learning about its unique wildlife.

Yes, there are specific visiting hours for the Sloth Tour at Arenal Oasis Eco Lodge & Wildlife Refuge. The tour usually takes place in the morning, starting around 6:00 am or 2:00 pm.

It’s recommended to check with the lodge or make a reservation in advance to confirm the exact tour times and availability. Keep in mind that the tour duration is approximately two hours, so plan your visit accordingly.

It is best to directly contact Arenal Oasis Eco Lodge & Wildlife Refuge or visit their official website to inquire about the current cost of the Sloth Tour. They will be able to provide you with the most accurate and up-to-date pricing details.

There are no specific age restrictions mentioned for the Sloth Tour at Arenal Oasis Eco Lodge & Wildlife Refuge.

However, it’s always a good idea to check with the lodge directly to confirm if there are any age limitations or recommendations for the tour. They will be able to provide you with the most accurate information regarding age restrictions or any other requirements for participating in the tour.

Yes, Arenal Oasis Eco Lodge & Wildlife Refuge may offer group discounts for the Sloth Tour. It’s best to contact the lodge directly or visit their official website to inquire about group rates and any available discounts.

They will be able to provide you with specific information regarding group pricing and any requirements or conditions that may apply.

Yes, you can typically book the Sloth Tour at Arenal Oasis Eco Lodge & Wildlife Refuge online.

It’s recommended to visit their official website and look for a booking or reservation section. There, you should be able to find information on how to book the tour online.

Alternatively, you can also contact the lodge directly through their website or by email to inquire about online booking options and availability.

Yes, Arenal Oasis Eco Lodge & Wildlife Refuge may provide transportation services to and from the lodge.

It’s best to contact the lodge directly or visit their official website to inquire about transportation options and availability.

They will be able to provide you with specific information regarding transportation services, including any additional costs or arrangements that may be required.

Yes, reservations are typically required for the Sloth Tour at Arenal Oasis Eco Lodge & Wildlife Refuge.

It is recommended to make a reservation in advance to secure your spot on the tour, as availability may be limited. You can contact the lodge directly or visit their official website to make a reservation or inquire about the reservation process.

They will be able to provide you with the necessary information and assist you with booking the tour.

On the Sloth Tour at Arenal Oasis Eco Lodge & Wildlife Refuge, you have the opportunity to encounter a variety of other wildlife species in addition to sloths.

Some of the other animals you might see include monkeys, toucans, parrots, hummingbirds, reptiles, and various species of insects. The refuge is home to a diverse range of flora and fauna, so there is a good chance of spotting different types of wildlife during your tour.

The knowledgeable guides will help you identify and learn about the various species you encounter along the way.

Arenal Oasis Eco Lodge & Wildlife Refuge offers a range of amenities to enhance your stay. Some of the amenities you can expect at the lodge include:

  1. Accommodation: The lodge provides comfortable and eco-friendly accommodations, including private cabins or rooms with amenities such as private bathrooms, hot water, and Wi-Fi.
  2. Restaurant: There is an on-site restaurant where you can enjoy delicious meals, including local and international cuisine. The restaurant often uses fresh, locally sourced ingredients.
  3. Nature Trails: The lodge has well-maintained nature trails that allow you to explore the surrounding rainforest and observe wildlife at your own pace.
  4. Bird Watching: Arenal Oasis Eco Lodge is known for its birdwatching opportunities. They provide bird feeders and have knowledgeable staff who can help you identify the various bird species.
  5. Frog Watching: These tours provide a unique opportunity to observe and learn about the diverse frog species that inhabit the rainforest. Led by knowledgeable guides, you will explore the refuge at night, when many frog species are most active. You’ll have the chance to see and hear different types of frogs, including the iconic red-eyed tree frog and the glass frog, known for its translucent skin.
  6. Guided Tours: In addition to the Sloth Tour, the lodge offers other guided tours and activities, such as birdwatching tours, night walks, and hikes to nearby attractions.

It’s always a good idea to check with the lodge or visit their official website for the most up-to-date information on the amenities they offer.

Yes, it is possible to book a private tour at Arenal Oasis Eco Lodge & Wildlife Refuge.

Private tours can offer a more personalized experience and allow you to customize the itinerary according to your preferences. It’s recommended to contact the lodge directly or visit their official website to inquire about booking a private tour.

They will be able to provide you with more information on availability, pricing, and any additional details or requirements for arranging a private tour.

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