At Punto de Vista, there’s always lots to do. Located in Manuel Antonio Costa Rica, there are countless tours and activities available for our guests. So, whether you prefer to an outing that is relaxing and informative, or you want to try something a bit more adventurous, there are always plenty of options.
Here are our top 10 picks of nearby attractions and tours, all of which can be booked in advance when you make your reservation or on-site by your concierge.
Zip line above the rainforest canopy at one of the best canopy tours in Southern Costa Rica. Experience the natural beauty of the protected rainforest minutes from Manuel Antonio. MidWorld features 1,000 acres of land, bounded by 3 miles of the Rio Cañas, and forms the beginning of the region’s pristine primary rainforest. Zipline and fly through the canopy with these great tours.
How would you like to drive your own fully equipped ATV into the rugged mountains, through rustic tropical settings, with stops at beautiful waterfalls and natural springs located in the lush rainforest? A professional, bilingual guide will accompany you on the 4-hour tour that includes a 12-mile ride through an African palm orchard, a 1-mile hike through Rainmaker rainforest and a swim in a natural pool.
Boasting 7 Costa Rican adventures in 1, Quepo Canyoning is an adrenalin lover’s dream with waterfall rappelling, tree-top rappelling, inclined rappelling, skilled suspension bridges, tree climbing ladders, canopy tour zip lines and their famous “monkey drop”, which has to be experienced to be believed.
World Class Sport Fishing
The Costa Rican waters are world-renowned by sports anglers. Several entries in the International Game Fish Association’s list of World Record Game Fishes were caught near Manuel Antonio and Quepos. You could experience the thrill of reeling in a sailfish, mahi-mahi or marlin.
Whitewater Rafting Down The Savegre River
Experience the rush of paddling down the class III rapids. The journey begins winding through a beautiful valley in the mountains before reaching the exciting whitewater rapids in the lower Savegre.
Scuba Diving At Isla Del Caño
Many diving and snorkeling enthusiasts consider Cano Island to be the most beautiful spot in Costa Rica. Visibility there often exceeds 80 feet, and aquatic life abounds, including schools of pelagic fish, barracuda, trevally and pompano, whitetip reef sharks and rays.
Manuel Antonio National Park Tour
Manuel Antonio National Park was established in 1972 in an effort to preserve one of the world’s most bio-diverse areas. A naturalist guide leads you through the stunning park’s beaches, coral reefs and rainforest, which is home to sloths, iguanas, three species of monkeys, and much more. The tour is perfect for anyone interested in photography.
Villa Vanilla Spice Farm Tour
A tour that is just as fragrant as it sounds! The half-day tour of the Villa Vanilla Spice Plantation is interesting, informative and flavorful. Guests experience all the sights, tastes, and aromas of cinnamon, pepper and other tropical spices, essential oil plants, and, of course, vanilla.
Could there be anything more romantic that a ride on horseback along a beautiful sandy beach or through the rainforest? The horseback tours are led by a trained bilingual guide and are lots of fun no matter what your equestrian skill level may be.
Sunset Catamaran Tour
Sail along the coastline of Costa Rica aboard a 100-foot luxurious catamaran with all the amenities including Jacuzzis, trampolines, a giant bar and much more. Watch for whales and dolphins, go snorkeling or just relax and enjoy the sunset.