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Address: Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park 0043, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 8365 1057
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Description: We are a small company that loves to share nature and teach about our...
We are a small company that loves to share nature and teach about our wildlife and natural resources. Our guides are all professional and billingual.We are proud to offer personalize service and work with our clients to make the best of their vacation. Let us know be part of your wonderfull trip to Costa Rica.
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Superb company with excellent guides and tours

We decided to book all 3 of our tours with them, and don't regret it. Juan, Paul and Edgar were all wonderful. The night mangrove tour was great, with Juan fab, and Macha(?) being... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

We decided to book all 3 of our tours with them, and don't regret it. Juan, Paul and Edgar were all wonderful. The night mangrove tour was great, with Juan fab, and Macha(?) being a great if eccentric spotter - even saw a gorgeous anteater. Also lovely being on the water at night with lightning in the distance. Our national... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I can recommend Manuel Antonio Expeditions whole-heartedly. We enjoyed the first one so much we booked ourselves on another and ended up going on four. We were never disappointed. What made the tours special for us was our tour guide Paul Gonsalves (Pablo). His knowledge of the places we visited was remarkable. He could name all the species of flora... More 

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South Salem, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

It was a great tour and perfect for young kids. We saw white face monkeys eating crabs and fruit bats. We didn't see as much wild life as we hoped to see

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Highland Park, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

This is a very gentle kayaking experience in a mangrove forest. If you enjoy kayaking, you will likely enjoy this experience of kayaking in the estuary of the Damas River. The setting is very peaceful and there is a great beauty in gliding on a small river with a mangrove forest of all sides. You cannot do this on your... More 

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

The other couple that went with us visited Manuel Antonio National Park the day before and said that we shouldn't get a guide because they only pointed out leaves. Boy were they wrong! Edgar met us near the beach and we walked to the entrance. He seems well known as the vendors talked to him and were not bothering us... More 

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Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

First of all, the tour of the park and guides knowledge was excellent. A great way to see the park with a great company. But my review does not stop at the tour. After the tour we wanted to do some extra hiking and our hotel couldn't accommodate us with a ride back from town - their shuttle was full... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Our guide was Paul (Pablo) and he really did his best to make it an experience. I was especially interested in sloths so he made sure that we spotted about six sloths before the tour ended. The parc itself is a bit crowded but compared to other parcs in Costa Rica we spotted way more animals so it is worth... More 

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Chapin, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

If you go without the guide you will not see the wildlife. The guided tour (Paul was incredibly knowledgeable, friendly) is completely worth it. He can find the sloths, monkeys, tree racoons, nesting owl, bat, tarantula, birds.....He carries a scope and finds them and then shows them to you up close.

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Indianapolis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Our family of three toured MA with Pablo and Cokey on Saturday, 6/20. The guides were amazing and helped us spot three different monkey species, 2- and 3-toed sloths, as well as many birds, baths, and reptiles. We had not planned on a guided tour of the park but our hotel proprietor (Paula at Jungle Creek) advised us it was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

You have to take the Mangrove tour in Manuel Antonio with these guys. Our guide had a very uncanny ability to spot animals from a mile away. We got VERY UP CLOSE and personal with the white faced monkeys, saw the mating ritual of the "Jesus Christ" lizard, and bats just hanging out. Overall a great experience.

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