Other Tours and Atractions

There are many activities in the vicinity of the farm.

The world famous Rainforest Aerial Tram is only 5 minutes away from the hacienda.
The entrance to one of the major national parks, the Braulio Carrillo National Park, is a short 10 minutes drive. Horseback riding, a spectacular rafting or floating trip, or a more quiet boat ride on the Sarapiqui River are the ‘traditionals’ in activities.
A must for the adventurous is the Canopy Tour.

When you are staying at La Isla, you not only have exciting tours and activities within a short distance, but you are in the center of many top attractions of Costa Rica.
The Poas Volcano is at 1h 45 minutes drive, the Arenal Volcano is a 2 hour drive.
The major pickup place for Tortugero is 5 minutes from La Isla.
The Caribbean beaches are a 2 hour drive.

  • Aerial Tram Tour

    Created to raise the world’s consciousness of the importance of the tropical rainforests, the Atlantic Rain Forest Aerial Tram allows guests to discover the hidden secrets and hanging gardens of the tropical rainforest from an awe-inspiring perspective. The Aerial Tram takes you to each unique rainforest dimension: flights above the canopy treetop, guided nature hikes for all levels of physical ability, a snake exhibit, a colorful Frog and Butterfly Garden and bird watching

  • Braulio Carrillo National Park

    Braulio Carrillo National Park, consisting of 44,000 hectares of virgin rain forest, is one of Costa Rica’s largest national parks. Only 10 minutes away from the hotel, entering the park is like entering another world – one of endless verdure dripping with the frequent mists and rains that bathe the upper reaches of the mountain pass. A walk through these rainforests is a spectacular adventure.

  • Sarapiqui River Rafting

    The Sarapiqui River is one of the best choices for rafting in Costa Rica. We invite you to discover this beautiful river while admiring the splendor of the rainforest. Challenge the most adventurous spirit with rapids while paddling the upper section (class III) of the Sarapiquí river, or the lower half (class I and II) of the river that flows along the borders of the beautiful protected reserves, thick with lush flora and fauna.
    The bilingual and professional guides will ensure your safety and comfort during your river
    The exciting trip lasts 2½ to 3 hours.
    Departure times are scheduled at 9 AM and 2 PM
    Minimum 2 participants.

  • Sarapiqui River Floating

    For those visitors who want to experience the waterways of Costa Rica – without the adrenaline rush of whitewater rapids – we recommend a float trip down the scenic and historic Puerto Viejo River.
    The tour starts at the small village of El Tigre (15 minutes drive). The Puerto Viejo River is class I (flat water) and is a great opportunity to float through the pristine rainforest of La Selva. You will be able to see howler monkeys, sloths, iguanas and all manner of birds which are sometimes difficult to spot while hiking, including toucans, herons, ospreys and more. This trip is a must for bird watching. With guide.
    Depending on the water level, the tour lasts between 2 and 3 hours.
    Departure times are scheduled at 9 AM and 2 PM
    Minimum 2 participants.

  • Sarapiqui Canopy

    This amazing experience consists of 14 zip-lines located in Hacienda La Linda, from which you can enjoy incredible passages through an exciting tropical rainforest of 114 hectares, as well as the magnificent Sarapiquí River, which you will cross two times during the trip. During this experience, you will be accompanied by experienced guides, using specialized equipment of the highest quality.
    Departure times are scheduled at 9 AM and 2 PM
    The exciting trip lasts between 2 and 2½ hours.
    Minimum 2 participants.

  • Sarapiqui Horseback Ride

    A horseback ride through dense rainforest, pastures and rivers.
    Explore undisturbed nature on horseback, cool off at a spectacular waterfall in the Sueño Azul Rainforest Reserve, and visit a spectacular butterfly farm.
    The trip lasts 3 to 3½ hours.
    Departure time is scheduled at 9 AM
    Minimum 2 participants.

  • Sarapiqui River Boat Tour

    This is one of the most easy going but none the less exciting tours of the Sarapiqui Region, as you have the chance to see so many different kinds of animals, especially the howler monkeys, caimans, sloths, crocodiles, iguanas, oropendolas, toucans and so many other birds. The boat trip takes about 2 hours.
    Departure time from the boat dock (Puerto Viejo Sarapiqui) is scheduled at 9 AM and 2 PM.
    Minimum 2 participants.