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Playa Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio

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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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  • Gorgeous beach in the middle of the national park Manuel Antonio. Sandy beach, clean water, lots of pelicans, and stunning views. 
    Gorgeous beach in the middle of the national park Manuel Antonio. Sandy beach, clean water, lots of pelicans, and stunning views.  more »
  • Beautiful views, soft sand, clean beach. The waves are powerful and the water the best temperature. Chairs with umbrellas available for a price to be negotiated with the owner. 
    Beautiful views, soft sand, clean beach. The waves are powerful and the water the best temperature. Chairs with umbrellas available for a price to be negotiated with the owner.  more »
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  • Such beautiful scenery and views. The environment was so friendly and welcoming. What an awesome time at this beautiful beach!
  • Great experience visiting Manuel Antonio beach. A lot of monkeys and animals along the way you could see. The beach was white sand and breath taking views

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