Sun, Sand, and Surprising Adventures – Manuel Antonio’s Top Tours

Discover some of the top tours in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica and see why the region is more than its beaches. Surfing, snorkeling, and sea kayaking are just the beginning of the awesome adventures that await you. Soar through a jungle canopy on a zip line, meet forest wildlife after dark, raft over whitewater rapids...the list goes on.

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44 Things to Do in Manuel antonio

Manuel Antonio National Park Guided Tour, Costa Rica
Manuel Antonio National Park Guided TourManuel Antonio

Tour one of Costa Rica’s most stunning national parks on the Manuel Antonio National Park hike. An experienced guide, while taking you through this natural world of wonder that is bursting with biodiversity, will point out several species of monkeys, sloths, coatimundis and much more.

Naturalist Guide
Nature Walk
Manuel Antonio Catamaran , Costa Rica
Manuel Antonio Catamaran Manuel Antonio

The Manuel Antonio Catamaran Tour is available in both Morning and Afternoon-Sunset tour full of beautiful views and marine exploration along the stunning pacific waters of Manuel Antonio.

Catamaran Tour
Snorkeling
Damas Estuary Boat Trip, Costa Rica
Damas Estuary Boat TripManuel Antonio

The Damas Estuary Boat Trip takes you on a covered boat tour through the complex and beautiful estuaries and mangroves surrounding Damas Island. Damas Island got its name because it is said that the shape of the island resembles a woman.

Boat Tours
Mangrove Tours
Rafting on the Savegre River, Costa Rica
Rafting on the Savegre RiverManuel Antonio

The Savegre River, one of the most pristine rivers in the country and surrounded by lush vegetation and meandering waters, features class II and III rapids that are perfect for beginner rafters.

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Sport Fishing Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
Sport Fishing Manuel AntonioManuel Antonio

The Pacific coast of Costa Rica offers world class sport fishing for all ranges of fishermen, including novices and avid fisherman. The beauty and excitement of a day on the Pacific is hard to beat.

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Sport Fishing
Manuel Antonio Sea Kayaking and Snorkeling, Costa Rica
Manuel Antonio Sea Kayaking and SnorkelingManuel Antonio

You’ll start paddling on the south side of Quepos Port, and head toward Playa Biesanz. Manuel Antonio has an incredibly scenic coastline with dramatic, rocky cliffs.

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Kayaking
Snorkeling
Titi Canopy Tour, Costa Rica
Titi Canopy TourQuepos

The Titi Canopy Tour offers an exciting and safe way to explore the primary and secondary rainforest near Manuel Antonio National Park. The environment here is similar, with a staggering variety of trees, birds, and monkeys.

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Zip Lines
Paddleboard and Waterfall Full-Day Tour, Costa Rica
Paddleboard and Waterfall Full-Day TourManuel Antonio

This tour is a full-on adventure through the wild scenery of Manuel Antonio. You’ll see a ton of wildlife as you paddle, jump, and swim through the jungle. Get away from the crowds and experience parts of Costa Rica that typically only locals get to see.

Waterfall Full-Day Tour , Costa Rica
Waterfall Full-Day Tour Manuel Antonio

This tour takes you away from the usual tourist attractions around Manuel Antonio. Take the whole family to see some of the prettiest jungle waterfalls in the area.

Nature Walk
10-in-1 Adventure Combo, Costa Rica
10-in-1 Adventure ComboManuel Antonio

Costa Rica’s rainforests are natural theme parks. On this tour you’ll go canyoneering in the San Antonio de Damas rainforest, which is just outside of the Manuel Antonio National Park. Waterfalls, canyons, and a river await in a rainforest bursting with exotic wildlife.

Rappel
Zip Lines
Rafting on the Naranjo River, Costa Rica
Rafting on the Naranjo RiverManuel Antonio

Costa Rica offers some of the world's best white water rafting. Wild and untamed, these big, brash rivers plunge through spectacularly beautiful, largely unexplored tropical wilderness.

Rafting
Nauyaca Waterfalls Tour, Costa Rica
Nauyaca Waterfalls TourManuel Antonio

On this tour, you’ll see the Nauyaca Waterfalls, with its two tiers and beautiful pool for swimming and exploring. This is especially fun for younger travelers, with lots of opportunities to scramble around the rocks.

Nature Walk
Mulguri Horseback Adventure, Costa Rica
Mulguri Horseback AdventureManuel Antonio

Mulguri provides visitors with a pristine piece of the jungle, where visitors can swim and experience the beauty of the natural environment. This property has four waterfalls which all have stunning cascades all year round.

Horseback Riding
Canopy Safari Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
Canopy Safari Manuel AntonioManuel Antonio

Imagine yourself gliding along a canopy zip line high above the rainforest - the thrill, the adrenalin, the extraordinary views! This, along with an exciting tour through a butterfly garden and serpentarium, is what you'll experience on a trip to the Canopy Safari. Located approximately 45 minutes from Manuel Antonio, in the Peso Real area, Canopy Safari is a true experience in adventure and excitement.

Butterfly Gardens
Species Exhibits
Zip Lines
Horseback Riding Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
Horseback Riding Manuel AntonioManuel Antonio

Horseback riding tours alongside a trained bilingual guide are an amazing way to familiarize yourself with the surrounding area.

Horseback Riding
Local Flavor Cooking Class, Costa Rica
Local Flavor Cooking ClassManuel Antonio

Learn how to recreate Costa Rican dishes in your own kitchen. What you cook will depend on the season, but you can expect to make a nice spread of Costa Rican classics.

Culinary
Manuel Antonio Canyoning & Rappelling Adventure, Costa Rica
Manuel Antonio Canyoning & Rappelling AdventureManuel Antonio

Don’t just walk around Manuel Antonio’s beaches and national park, enjoy adventures in the region’s great outdoors. This canyoning and rappelling excursion takes you outside for a day full of adrenaline. The best part? The whole family can join in the fun! No experience is necessary, and your tour can be adapted to accommodate children 8 years of age and up. There’s no excuse not to book this exciting activity!

Adrenaline Activities
Rappel
Ocean Kayaking and Snorkeling Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
Ocean Kayaking and Snorkeling Manuel AntonioManuel Antonio

A challenging half-day journey along the coastline of Manuel Antonio, this ocean kayaking adventure takes you past islands and inlets for incredible views and bird watching.

Kayaking
Snorkeling
Scuba Diving Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
Scuba Diving Manuel AntonioManuel Antonio

Centrally located on Costa Rica's Pacific coast, Manuel Antonio is a premier destination for experiencing all of the country's charms in just one place. Flaunting first rate beaches, Costa Rica's most visited national park, a diverse array of wildlife and lush tropical forests, there is little that Manuel Antonio doesn't offer. The crystalline waters of the Pacific, bustling with marine wildlife, are no exception.

Scuba Diving
Naranjo River Rafting (Chorro Section), Costa Rica
Naranjo River Rafting (Chorro Section)Manuel Antonio

Get your adrenaline pumping on this rafting tour through this pristine area of Costa Rica’s rainforest.

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