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Things to do in Manuel Antonio Costa Rica

Posted on July 23, 2017 · Posted in Luxury Travel in Costa Rica, Manuel Antonio, News, Things to Do

In this article we are going to give a brief description of the top things to do in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica.  Manuel Antonio is located in Costa Rica’s central Pacific Coast.  Being a world renowned tourist destination, there is a great variety of activities and tours for all type of tourists, from tourists seeking for and adventure vacation to tourist who just want to relax and enjoy what nature has to offer.

Manuel Antonio National Park

Manuel Antonio National Park, Quepos, Costa Rica

Manuel Antonio National Park, Quepos, Costa Rica

Often named as one of the most beautiful parks in the world, Manuel Antonio National Park is one of Costa Rica’s most popular and stunning destinations.  This famous National Park is likely to be one of the most unforgettable places you’ll ever visit, with its richly diverse flora and fauna, pristine beaches, forested mountains, and host of recreational activities, clearly it’s on the top of every visitor’s must-see list.

Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio Costa Rica activities - Sloth

Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio Costa Rica activities – Sloth

Manuel Antonio National Park contains over 100 different species of mammals and nearly 200 different species of birds, making it the perfect place for bird-watchers and wildlife lovers.  On a typical visit to the park you might see squirrel monkeys, iguanas, sloths, white-faced monkeys, and toucans.  Because of its unique characteristics, Manuel Antonio National Park has a number of different features and ecosystems, including mangroves, freshwater lagoons, coral reefs, islands, beaches, swamps, and mountains.

Top Activities in Manuel Antonio Costa Rica

Manuel Antonio Costa Rica activities - White Water Rafting

Manuel Antonio Costa Rica activities – White Water Rafting

There is a wide variety of things to do in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica. Some of the top activities include, white-water rafting, snorkeling, scuba diving, hiking and mountain biking.  And for the more adventurous, there are surfing lessons available, some tourists prefer to explore the park by horseback or enjoy an all-terrain vehicle tour.

Activities to do in Manuel Antonio Costa Rica - Ocean Kayaking

Activities to do in Manuel Antonio Costa Rica – Ocean Kayaking

Ocean kayaking, dolphin and whale watching, and sport fishing tours are also available.  Other tour options include coastal tours by catamaran, or even a visit to the farmer’s market in the town of Quepos.  For those just wanting to relax by the ocean, there are four magnificent beaches within Manuel Antonio National Park: Manuel Antonio, Espadilla Sur, Teloro, and Playita.

For a complete list of tours to enjoy white being at Manuel Antonio Costa Rica click on the following link: Manuel Antonio Tours

Where to stay while being in Manuel Antonio?

Manuel Antonio Luxury Accommodation - Gaia Boutique Hotel

Manuel Antonio Luxury Accommodation – Gaia Boutique Hotel

Located less than 10 minutes from the coast, the eco-friendly Gaia Boutique Hotel and Reserve is one of Manuel Antonio’s premier properties, with well-appointed suites tastefully decorated in neutral tones, many with spectacular views of the rainforest.  All rooms are also equipped with air conditioning and flat panel TVs.

Gaia Boutique Hotel - Luxury Suite

Gaia Boutique Hotel – Luxury Suite

This adults-only resort provides transportation to the beach and the park, and it also features a gym and an outdoor pool, as well as a full-service spa with steam bath, sauna, and salon.  Gaia Boutique Hotel and Reserve has a restaurant and 24-hour room service, and the hotel has been named by travelers as one of the best hotels in Costa Rica.  With a host of modern amenities in a truly spectacular setting, Gaia is the perfect retreat for your Costa Rican adventure vacation.

Gaia Manuel Antonio Ocean View Hotel Room

Gaia Manuel Antonio Ocean View Hotel Room

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