Manuel Antonio National Park
Visit Home to Exotic Animal Species & the Best Beaches in the Region
Manuel Antonio National Park is the smallest national park in Costa Rica at 683 hectares and combines rainforest and beaches. In 2011, Manuel Antonio was listed by Forbes among the world’s 12 most beautiful national parks. With over 100 mammals to be found and 184 species of birds, this is a great excursion for anyone looking to experience the abundance of wildlife that is found in Costa Rica.
You start your day when your guide picks you up at your hotel and drives 15-20 minutes down to the park entrance (distance is dependable on the hotel you are staying at). Your local bilingual nature guide will take you on an informative hike through the park where you can spot White-faced Capuchin monkey, red back squirrel monkey and howler monkeys, three toed sloth and two toed sloth, coatis, agoutis, brilliantly colored land crabs, some species of butterflies, pelicans, laughing falcons, common black hawks, white ibis, five species of kingfisher and fiery billed aracari (toucan). The relaxed walk through the park lasts around 2.5-3 hours. As well as spotting the abundance of wildlife, you will also learn a great deal about the history, flora and fauna of this stunning part of the country. This tour is a must for anyone staying in Manuel Antonio as part of their vacation in Costa Rica.
Please note: Park is closed on Mondays.
Your tour includes: Park entrance, snacks, beverages, transportation and bilingual guide.
What to bring: camera, t-shirt, shorts and tennis shoes, insect repellent, sunblock.
*Please note: stated tour price is for Manuel Antonio area. Tour is available at an additional cost from Jaco area. Inquire for more details.
*Prices reflect current low season rates and are subject to change. The price you are quoted by our sales representatives will be 100% accurate based on the exact time of your inquiry. Price is per person, double occupancy accommodation and includes: all taxes, domestic transportation, tours and hotels. Price does not include international airfare, optional travel insurance, or credit card payment service fee.