Route & dates
Start: Manuel Antonio
Manuel Antonio— 7 nights
End: Manuel Antonio
Mon, Aug 1 - Mon, Aug 8
The rainforest meets the sea at Manuel Antonio National Park, a small but scenic natural preserve on the west coast of Costa Rica.Visit Playa Biesanz and Playa Bejuco for some beach relaxation. Kids will appreciate attractions like Stand-Up Paddleboarding and River Rafting & Tubing. Change things up with these side-trips from Manuel Antonio: Rancho La Merced National Wildlife Refuge (in Uvita), Kids Saving the Rain Forest (in Quepos) and Hacienda Baru Lodge (in Dominical). Next up on the itinerary: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, stroll through Rainmaker Park, stop by Beso Loco Boutique de Playa, and get interesting insight from MidWorld Costa Rica.
To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Manuel Antonio online itinerary planner.
If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Tobias Bolanos International Airport, Juan Santamaria International Airport and Limon International Airport. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Manuel Antonio
Quepos, Parrita, Playa Bejuco, Rancho La Merced National Wildlife Refuge, Hacienda Baru Lodge
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 8:
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