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Can you swim in Manuel Antonio?
Swimming: Known as one of the best swimming beaches in Costa Rica, Playa Manuel Antonio offers refreshing and clear water. Take a moment to gauge the tide and currents and then plunge into the gorgeous tropical sea.
Are there sharks in Manuel Antonio?
Manuel Antonio is a great place to see a huge variety of marine life, including Starfish, Sea Turtles, and White Tip Reef Sharks.
Where are the monkeys in Manuel Antonio?
Today squirrel monkeys live only in the rainforest around Manuel Antonio and Corcovado National Park. Mantled howler monkeys (Alouatta palliata) are another common sight.
Does Manuel Antonio have nice beaches?
But one of the most famous and beautiful beaches in Costa Rica is Manuel Antonio. This paradise is located on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica and it is a perfect place where you can find white sand, clear water, beautiful reefs and a jungle with a variety of Flora and Fauna.
How touristy is Manuel Antonio?
Touristy or back to nature? Manuel Antonio is the smallest and most visited of the national parks in Costa Rica. You have an excellent chance of spotting sloth and monkeys-but this is certainly not a zoo-unless you’re talking about the tourists!
Is Manuel Antonio expensive?
Manuel Antonio Hotel Prices The cost of staying in Manuel Antonio is higher than the average city. On average hotels are less expensive than vacation rentals. Luxury vacation rentals are more expensive in Manuel Antonio due to very high property costs.
Where are the most shark attacks in Costa Rica?
What is this? In the last 400 years, Costa Rica has only seen 12 shark attacks of which just six were fatal. The most recent attack was in 2011 in the Guanacaste region.
Is Manuel Antonio a rainforest?
Visit Manuel Antonio National Park. Manuel Antonio National Park (closed on Mondays) contains three beautiful beaches, casual forest trails, and a dense rainforest teaming with animal life. In 2011, it was named by Forbes as one of the world’s most beautiful parks.
Are there waterfalls in Manuel Antonio park?
We pick you up at your hotel or villa around 9.45 am and head South to some of our favorite waterfalls in the country. We will visit multiple waterfalls, each waterfall has a swimming hole, places to explore, areas to jump from and 1 waterfall even has a 20ft natural water slide.
Can you explore Manuel Antonio on your own?
You can definitely visit Manuel Antonio National Park without a guide, you just pay the entrance fee and follow the trail map that they give you. One nice thing about having a guide is that they can point out a lot of wildlife that people generally just pass by without noticing.