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Address: | Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio, 6 kms south of Quepos, Manuel Antonio National Park 195-6350, Costa Rica
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+506 2777 5185
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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One of Costa Rica's most popular beaches, Playa Manuel Antonio frequently...

One of Costa Rica's most popular beaches, Playa Manuel Antonio frequently hosts parties and festivals, and it is an ideal destination for avid surfers.

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US$110.00*
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Half-Day Trip to Manuel Antonio National Park
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Ocean Kayak and Snorkeling at Manuel Antonio
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Manuel Antonio National Park

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Beautiful beach with wildlife

We enjoyed a fun relaxing day at the beach. Monkeys playing above using the trees. The weather was great, dining area close by which provides lunch and drinks. Great scenery and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Cindy E
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Fremont
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Fremont
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a fun relaxing day at the beach. Monkeys playing above using the trees. The weather was great, dining area close by which provides lunch and drinks. Great scenery and beautiful sunsets.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Blue water, calm beach, ideal for families and kids, or just for relaxing and taking a dip. This is the part of Manuel Antonio beach inside the National Park.

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Thank Sargoneees
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Manuel Antonio has a great national park where you can enjoy the beach and sun as well as the wildlife. You can see sloths, monkeys, frogs, insects, iguanas and more at this park/beach. Just remember to not to bring too much food or snacks into the park (certain food like chips are not allowed into the park and there aren't... More 

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Thank Michelle C
Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The beaches here are worth the hike in. There are two beaches, and the second one is much less crowded than the first. There are changing rooms and showers but be sure to bring your own lunch (no chips or cookies allowed).

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great for surfing but also fully supported with all sorts of services and activities, drink service, nice beach tents, massage, etc. The water is warm and clear and with wonderful waves, a lot of fun it was

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Thank Brigitte M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

If the abundance of life is what you want, and the animations of excellent beaches, this is the place. Monkeys, sloths (some right in town), toucans, macaws, frogs, butterflies. .... it's all here. Get with a group of 4 or more and the guides are about $15. Otherwise, more like $25.

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Thank Brennan M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Gorgeous, rent the lounge chair and umbrella, awesome massages on the beach. Wear double your usual sunscreen!

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Thank Christy C
Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stunning beaches offers a nice combination of rain forest, beaches and coral reefs. This beautiful park is home of sloths, three species of monkeys, iguanas, lots of birds and millions of colorful little land crabs.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A fun time walking down the path to find various animals and plants on the way. The monkeys were a joy to see and the ocean was inviting

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My b/f and I recently traveled to Costa Rica and wanted to visit the national park. The park is closed on Monday's so we decided to go on the Tuesday as soon as they opened, which was at 7am. We arrived in the park and decided that we didnt want to do a group or private tour so we looked... More 

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