This is the easiest quickest way to get from La Fortuna to Monteverde as you will be picked up at your hotel and taken to Lake Arenal. From there you will cross the lake by boat to Rio Chiquito and continue from there by car to Monteverde with a total traveling time of approximately 3 hours.
Departure: 8:30am, 2:30pm
Includes: From La Fortuna to Monteverde: Ground transport to Lake Arenal; 30-minute boat ride to the town of Río Chiquito; 1.5-2 hour ground transport from Lake Arenal to your Monteverde hotel. From Monteverde to La Fortuna: Ground transport to Lake Arenal; 30-minute boat ride to the earthen dam on the lake; ground transport from Lake Arenal to your La Fortuna hotel.
Duration Approximately: 3 hours