The beaches in Manuel Antonio are highly coveted as some of the best that Costa Rica has to offer. Many popular activities such as world-class surfing and snorkeling are available.
This excursion begins when we pick you up the your Hotel early in the morning and head to the pacific coast. We will make a stop on the way for a delicious typical breakfast that includes gallo pinto, eggs to taste, meat, sausage, ripe banana, cheese, custard, omelette, fruit, coffee and juice . On the way to Manuel Antonio National Park, you will travel along the coastline enjoying scenic views, including African palm plantations. You will also travel past small villages along the Pacific Coast, until you reach the port of Quepos and the ultimately the National Park.
Since access to the park itself is closed to vehicles, you will hike to the preserve, crossing a creek. Once in the park, you can simply relax and enjoy the beach, sunbathe, or hike through the parks trails, which will allow you to observe Manuel Antonios abundant flora and fauna. Several species of monkeys, iguanas, birds and possibly even the three-toed sloth can be seen.
If you chose to hike the trail to Cathedral Point, do not forget your camera; the views of the park and the sea are simply spectacular!.
After enjoying the natural beauty of Manuel Antonio, we will have a delicious lunch at one of the best restaurants in the area, and at approximately 4.30 p.m., our journey back to San Jose begins.
Tour includes: Bilingual personalized guide, comfortable transportation, bottled water, free wifi , typical breakfast, lunch and park fees.
Duration: 12 hours aprox.
Daily departure - 6:00 am from San Jose - Alajuela and Heredia provinces
What to bring: Swimwear, sport clothing, walking shoes, towel, sandals, sunblock lotion and your camera.