La Fortuna

Costa Rica

La Fortuna has become one of the most sought-after destinations in the country. It’s surrounded by lush rainforests, jungle waterfalls, and of course, a world famous centerpiece: Arenal Volcano, one of Costa Rica’s most active volcanoes. Land at Selina and explore the town’s variety of shops, bars, coffee shops and restaurants. Follow up with some serious adventure: hiking and trekking, ziplining, rafting, and more.

  • Playground: Restaurant-Bar
  • Swimming pool
  • Free WIFI
  • Fully-equipped kitchen
  • Yoga deck & lessons
  • Tours & transportation
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Parties & social events


Selina La Fortuna is hosted in the center of town and is the perfect jumping off point to discover all that’s around. Stay in our dormitories, private rooms, suites, and more.


Whether you’re a lover of nature or up for some real adventure trekking, Selina La Fortuna is where you’ll find your fortune. Hang out with your fellow travelers in our common areas including a garden with a pool, library, TV room, billiards, and a shared kitchen, where you can save on cash while learning new recipes. We’ve always got a stacked schedule of activities, from yoga classes to live music to workshops that introduce you to the local culture.


Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping

6 Hours (approx)

Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping: Costa Rica's Most EXTREME Tour -- A Multi-Sport Expedition in Canyoning in Costa Rica Deep down in the Costa Rican jungle, lies Costa Rica's Most EXTREME Tour! Without a doubt, Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping is for those looking for an even greater challenge than canyoning in our Lost Canyon. We'll pick you up from your hotel in the La Fortuna Arenal Volcano area. We take you on a nice drive through beautiful country roads and up into the mountains. From there, we head deep into the Costa Rican countryside. Our guides will then suit you up with high-quality harnesses and helmets before embarking out on your once in a lifetime rainforest expedition. Start off with a heart-pumping rappel down an impressive 140-ft tropical waterfall. You’ll drop into a large, deep pool of incredibly crystal-clear water and have a chance to swim your way into shore. This will prepare you for the following adrenaline-pumping adventures of this multi-sport canyon adventure. You'll hike through the rainforest to where you’ll reach a continuous series of waterfalls and cliffs. Your professional and experienced guides will help you push your limits as you jump off 10 to 30-ft waterfalls and cliffs into the deep canyon pools. Talk about SECRET swimming holes! Be one of the first to be able to explore this pristine wilderness deep inside the Gravity Falls isolated canyon! Rain or shine, you are going to have tons of wild water fun and get a chance to see REAL Costa Rican nature up close and personal! Don't leave Costa Rica without doing the extreme NEW Gravity Falls Waterfall Jumping Canyoning tour near the Arenal Volcano! INCLUDES Transportation professional guides High-quality equipment delicious lunch. RECOMMENDED AGES 16-55 YEARS DURATION 6 Hrs WHAT TO BRING Clothes to get wet in sturdy water shoes change of clothes for after the tour GoPro camera a big sense of adventure.

Getting here

From the airport

Check out the Sansa Airlines and Nature Air websites for all available national flights to the Arenal/La Fortuna airport (FON). From the airport, take a taxi to downtown Alajuela, Calle 8 between Central Avenue and 1st Avenue.

From another Selina

Take one of our Selina shuttles from Selina La Fortuna, Manuel Antonio or San Jose. Book a shuttle under the Explore tab.

By bus

Catch a bus from San Jose (Terminal 7-10) right to La Fortuna. From the bus terminal in La Fortuna, it’s a quick walk to Selina, about 75 meters east.

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