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About life in Costa Rica

First, let’s understand that Costa Rica is one of the most biodiverse countries in the world. Therefore it contains about 5% of the world’s species. Secondly, The lush wild natural environment can be experienced all throughout the country. And it is easily accessible to the curious visitor. But the most important is that Costa Rica enjoys a very stable political climate and economic development. As a result, this provides visitors with a tranquil setting for their stay. It is one of the few countries in the world with no army. Above all the country and its people have a peaceful disposition, which makes for the perfect place to enjoy an unforgettable vacation. The country offers dreamlike landscapes, kind people willing to share their culture and a safe country to experience natural wonders. In conclusion, visitors find in this place an adventure paradise.

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Personal Surf Lessons / 3h

These are private surf tours. Therefore your teacher can accommodate any ability. This means anyone from beginners to experienced surfers. They will provide you with your surfboard, a rash guard, a beach chair, plus they bring a cooler with drinks and snacks. As this are your personal surf lessons, You can go whenever you like. The tour is about three hours long and includes transportation.

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Sport fishing / 4h

The waters off of Manuel Antonio offer some of the best fishing in the world. Offshore you can catch Marlin, Sailfish and occasionally Tuna or Swordfish. Inshore there are tons of snapper, rooster fish and jacks. Mahi Mahi can be found both inshore and offshore depending on where the currents are. You can have half day trips, 3/4 of a day or full day trips.

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Sea kayaking / 4h

First of all, this is a challenging half day journey along the coastline of Manuel Antonio. This means that you will paddle close to islands and inlets that are the mating refuges for many species of marine birds. So you might see the nesting grounds of sea birds.

Paddling a kayak on the open ocean can be an exciting way to experience Costa Rica’s marine and coastal wonders. Sea kayaking is much easier than river kayaking. Therefore most trips can be done by people with no experience. A sea kayaking tour is an opportunity to get a close look at the myriad of life below and above the ocean’s surface. From flying fish and sea turtles to frigate birds and pelicans. Explore some hard to reach offshore islands and coastal estuaries.

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Catamaran Tour / 4h

Glide along the blue waters of the beautiful Pacific Coastline. Search for playful dolphins and whales. Pass along jagged rock formations and towering cliffs that host nesting marine birds.

Be sure to bring your bathing suit as there will also be a break where you will have time to swim in the warm waters and view the underwater beauty through snorkeling gear. Snacks and refreshments are included in the trip, so come prepared to have a spectacular time.

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Jet Ski Tours / 3h

A thrilling way to experience the pacific waters off of the Manuel Antonio coastline.

Encounter Dolphins, Sea Turtles, Flying Fish, Manta Rays and even Humpback Whales during their migration season in December and August. See the coastline of Manuel Antonio Park up close and snorkel in a pristine bay.   An exciting tour for the adventurous at heart.

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Waterfall Tours / 4h

This is a fun private tour in a jeep. They can take out up to nine people in each jeep, and they have two. They take you out not the rainforest to a stunning waterfall. It is about an hour ride to get there.

You can swim at the top and at the base of the waterfall. There is an amazingly long suspension bridge that you can walk across. They take you to a little local restaurant afterwards. This tour leaves at 7:30am.

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