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Manuel Antonio National Park is the quintessential Costa Rican wildlife experience that is not to be missed by animal lovers and those in persuit of beautiful tropical beaches with rainforest reaching right up to the ocean. This has to be one of the best places in the world to see tropical wildlife, almost seeming like a zoo, as you spot monkeys, sloths, and other rainforest dwellers like cute coatis in a natural environment as you meander along paths on the rainforest floor. Relax, and have a picnic on the beach, but watch out for mischiveous monkeys that try to steal your food! Manuel Antonio is a must-experience destination both for families and for couples who can select from numerous romantic eco-lodges and beachfront hotels with spectacular views. Contact our Costa Rica specialists for help planning your trip.
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Trip NameFromDaysNext DepartureSummary
Manuel Antonio Whitewater Rafting$1611Jan 29, 2023This 1-day tour navigates the Class II-III whitewater of the Savegre River (or try class III on the Naranjo during green season). Plunge through …
Manuel Antonio Damas Island Kayaking$85½Jan 29, 2023Start this half-day adventure on the Paquita River, kayaking to Damas Island. Along the way, your guide will point out numerous bird species, snakes, …
Manuel Antonio Snorkeling and Ocean Kayaking$83½Jan 29, 2023Enjoy a half day of coral reef exploration in biodiverse Manuel Antonio. In the morning, board your kayaks and make your way to Bisanz Beach. As you …
Manuel Antonio National Park Hike$76½Jan 29, 2023The 1-day Manuel Antonio National Park hiking tour is a great way to explore the famed attraction in Costa Rica. Spend time hiking through the …
Manuel Antonio Surf Lessons$98½Jan 29, 2023Costa Rica has miles of coastline for a surf instruction. Today, you'll meet your expert surfing coach at Manuel Antonio Beach. After a quick …
Manuel Antonio ATV$184½Jan 29, 2023This adrenaline-packed half-day ATV tour lets you explore the untouched rainforest near the Manuel Antonio National Park while looking for nearby …

1 Best Luxury Manuel Antonio Tour Packages for 2023-2024

Trip NameFromDaysNext DepartureSummary
Costa Rica Escape$110349Jan 29, 2023This hand-crafted 9-day luxury tour of Costa Rica takes you on a thrilling helicopter ride over Costa Rica's volcanoes, then to La Paz Waterfall, …
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Manuel Antonio Travel Guide

Manuel Antonio features one of the most unique ecosystems in the world, with dense jungles creeping right up to the edge of the pristine beaches. With such a diverse landscape, it makes for the perfect adventure capital, offering opportunities to go:
  • Whitewater rafting in the class III rapids of the Savegre River
  • Horseback riding 
  • Sea kayaking through mangrove ecosystems
  • Sailing excursions
  • Relaxing on the beach
  • Hiking through the rainforest, which borders the ocean
  • Surfing (or learning to surf if you're a newbie to the waves)
  • Snorkeling in the crystal clear water
  • ATV through the jungle
Where to Stay in Manuel Antonio
These beachfront hotels and villas allow you to experience the best of this pristine environment from Costa Rica's tropical hearltand:

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