Playa Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio

Must see · Beach · Nature / Park
Within a national park, Playa Manuel Antonio allows you to combine a bit of history with a lot of classic sun-and-sand fun. The stone turtle traps here bear witness to the area's pre-Colombian tribes, while a family-friendly vibe and plenty of sandy space invite visitors to picnic or play sports. Backed by lush vegetation, the beach remains a popular spot for swimming, surfing, and soaking up some warm Caribbean sun. The surrounding area boasts an impressive diversity of wildlife, including over 100 species of mammals and nearly 200 species of birds. Put Playa Manuel Antonio at the forefront of your travel plans using our Manuel Antonio online tour itinerary planner.
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  • Large and beautiful beach next to the national park. We have spent one long day there as the weather was perfect. Waves were very strong , surfers were very close to people swimming, it was not very.....  more »
  • Here you can find some beautiful nature in combination with a quite nice beach part. The jungle has some animals to discover like monkeys, crabs, birds, snakes… Be aware of scammer in front of the...  more »
  • Great beach that's somewhat protected from the normal pacific waves depending on the day. We enjoyed the soft sand, warm green waters and beautiful jungle. There are changing rooms and outdoor...  more »
  • Loved the forest and the jungle. Monkeys are trained to steal though
  • Beauty beaches and every nice place
  • Nice. Not too many people. Beware of monkeys that seem to be so used to grabbing food from people.
  • Good
  • Pretty beach. Saw monkeys and sloths.

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