Sky Tram at Arenal Volcano
Sky Tram at Arenal Volcano

Sky Adventures Tram & The Hand of Arenal, Arenal/La Fortuna

Ride an aerial tramway to the monument and lookout point known as the Hand of Arenal

Overview

Ride high up into the mountains on this short excursion to the Hand of Arenal. Board the Sky Tram gondola with a guide for a 15-minute transfer to the monument and lookout point. From there, take in striking views of Arenal Volcano, Arenal Lake, and the surrounding scenery. This vantage point offers fantastic photo opportunities. You'll have the option to take a short hike around the Hand of Arenal, if you wish, on a 0.5-mile (800-meter) circuit. You'll then head back down to the base terminal on the Sky Tram.

Highlights

  • Ride the Sky Tram to the Hand of Arenal monument and lookout point
  • Take in panoramic views of Arenal Volcano and the Arenal Lake
  • Enjoy a short hike around the Hand of Arenal 

Know before you go

Duration
1 hour
Recommended for
All ages
Group
Small group

What you'll do

This short activity begins when you board the Sky Tram gondola. Your guide will tell you about the Hand of Arenal monument and the surrounding landscapes on the 15-minute ride to the top.

Once you reach your destination, you'll step out of the gondola and enjoy panoramic views of the area, including Arenal Volcano and the Arenal Volcano. Take photos, relax at the viewpoint, or take a quick hike, following a trail around the monument. The circuit-shaped trail is 0.5 miles (800 meters) long.

When you're finished taking in the views, you'll board the Sky Tram for the 15-minute return journey. The excursion is adapted for travelers of different mobility levels.

Start times

  • Daily
    8:00 am, 9:00 am, 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm

What's included

  • Sky Tram 
  • Access to The Hand Of Arenal
  • Transportation
  • Snack and drink