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Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio

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Address: Manuel Antonio National Park 60601, Costa Rica
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07:00 - 16:00
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Tue - Sun 07:00 - 16:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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US$55.00*
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Manuel Antonio National Park Hiking Tour
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US$59.00*
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Manuel Antonio National Park Nature Walk Tour
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US$99.00*
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Guided Tour of Manuel Antonio National Park from Jaco

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Sloths galore!

We loved our tour through Manuel Antonio Park. It is essential to have a guide. Our guide helped us to see so many things that others from our group didn't get to see because... read more

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Oakland, California
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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We loved our tour through Manuel Antonio Park. It is essential to have a guide. Our guide helped us to see so many things that others from our group didn't get to see because they didn't think they'd need a guide. the park is extraordinary. Don't miss it!

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Sarasota, Florida
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Park is Pristine and the walks are wonderful with a great chance of seeing sloths, monkeys, birds etc. The guides are good, though we never used one. Be sure to take plenty of liquids to drink becaise its hot and humid. The beach is superb so don't forget your swim wear. A word of caution if you take a... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Let me say, yes the main beach is beautiful here but this place is over-rated in my opinion. My husband and I went with four older teens and took the trip because we felt we had to see the park while here, right? Eh, not so much. First off you will be hard pressured to take the walking tour and... More 

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Saw a few animals but only through spotting scopes with a guide which was disappointing. We thought the park would be our chance to see some of the exotic animals of Costa Rica but mostly birds, bats and lizards and one sloth all thru a scope . I don't think we would have seen anything without a scope.... only moneys... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was definitely the highlight of our trip. Once you're in the park, keep your eyes peeled high in the trees for sloths. We did not hire a guide and found sloths, and 2 different types of monkeys without difficulty. Without a doubt, this was the NICEST beach in Costa Rica. Warm and clear gentle water. Walk the path from... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited Manuel Antonio Park and it was so much fun! We could see many animals, our kids were very happy. It is a big Park so don't forget water, a snack and good shoes to walk. We walked many hours and at the end of the day we were destroyed but it was worth to go there. Don't miss... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This national park has a wide selection of animal life including three kinds of monkeys. The beach is one of the most scenic I have ever experienced. The only negative is that the park is too small and should be expanded if at all possible. Be sure to visit early in the morning when it is cooler and less crowded.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The park could not be more beautiful, but make sure and get a tour from Josue at GAIA. He is the KING of the park. I guarantee if it can be seen, he'll find it. Amazing place.

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San Pedro, Belize
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's not a huge park but the abundance of wildlife is amazing. This is the best place to get up close and personal with monkeys and so many other critters. I recommend an early tour with the plan to spend some time on one of the two private, unspoiled beaches in the park. You won't be sorry - they are... More 

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Saskatchewan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Tourism is huge, and lines to get tickets were long. Hiking within the Park is minimal to say the least. Plenty of wildlife but you can see all the same wildlife by simply walking in town or on the beach. Definitely pricey for what you get.

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