Costa Rica is a small country in Central America renowned for its green jungles and marvelous ocean waves. Most of the allures that attract tourists to Costa Rica manifest the Central American nation’s wealth of natural wonders. Although it occupies only 20,000 square miles of land, Costa Rica has one of the best varieties of animal and plant life in the world. The nation’s rain forests and waters have the largest concentrations of plant, marine and animal life.
The Central Pacific area of Costa Rica is a broad swath of beautiful land, surrounding the magnificent coastline which is spotted with palm tree lined beaches. It has national parks and inland ranches, small rural communities, coffee plantations and wooded mountains. Locals and tourists from all over the world flock to this region because it offers a lot of Pura Vida (Pure life), the mantra of Costa Rica.
The seasons in Costa Rica are defined by the amount of rainfall during a particular period as opposed to the quadruple seasons of Northern Hemisphere. The year can be divided into two phases, the rainy season which is locally known as winter and the dry season which is summertime.
Here are top reasons for you to visit us at Manuel Antonio Rentals in Costa Rica:
The coastline waters are temperate throughout the year at most of the beaches in Costa Rica. The white sand beaches of Manuel Antonio are known as some of the prettiest in the country.
Manuel Antonio National Park
The Park is densely forested and has a dazzling shoreline which is perfect for swimming, sunbathing and bird watching. This national park draws the largest number of tourists in Costa Rica. The national park serves as the home to numerous indigenous plants and endangered animal species.
Our thriving tourist town is a sport fishing capital of the country. It has a small airstrip and has a number of elegant restaurants and a lively nightlife.
Activities in the Area:
The outdoor activities include: Touring the canopies of this region, zip lining and hiking the local rainforest areas. It is also a perfect destination for whitewater rafting. Butterfly and wildlife lovers can have fun by visiting the Manuel Antonio Nature Reserve.
The Savegre River offers class one and two rafting, and the ocean is great for snorkeling and diving. The area is also perfect for sea and mangrove kayaking tours and its range of water sports include surfing on the renowned beaches of Manuel Antonio and nearby breaks such as Hermosa and Dominical.
Other Great places to visit are:
The Central Pacific area is an excellent place to explore. Carara National Park is a nearby area to the north that offers a different type of wildlife than what is found locally near Manuel Antonio Rentals. For those who want to experience another small beach town, then they can go to Dominical in the south. It has some great surfing and a fun local vibe. Uvita is known for its “whale’s tail”.
The Manuel Antonio region offers the exclusively spectacular fusion of attractive mountain beauty and a lively lifestyle. From hiking, championship surf contests, rafting, kayaking and sports fishing or bird watching, the Central Coast region and Manuel Antonio has something to offer for everyone.
Manuel Antonio Vacation Rentals would love to help you plan your tropical vacation to Costa Rica! With many exquisite properties located in Manuel Antonio, let us help you to find your own personal paradise!