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Address: | Marina Pez Vela, Puerto Quepos, Quepos, Costa Rica
Phone Number: (506) 2777 - 1304

True to its namesake; Costa Rica, which means "Rich Coast,"...

True to its namesake; Costa Rica, which means "Rich Coast," Manuel Antonio's beautiful coast is rich in both marine and terrestrial wildlife. The mountain rain forest slopes right down to the beautiful white sand beaches.

A morning or afternoon (sunset) cruise aboard either our Sailboat, or Trimaran, is the perfect way to enjoy all that the Manuel Antonio Coast has to offer.

As you sail past the offshore islets, which serve as a rookery to many sea birds, including brown boobies, frigates and pelicans, you'll marvel at the graceful way they soar. You will thrill to their amazing displays of fishing prowess, as they dive into the ocean, and fly away with their catch.

As your boat glides through the water, you will likely encounter Dolphins, which love to swim in our bow wake. Occasional Giant Sea Turtles and whales are a special treat, when they appear.

One of the highlights of your tour is snorkeling, while at anchor in a beautiful Jungle Bay. All of your snorkel gear is provided by the crew of Sunset Sails. A guide will lead you to the reef, which is home to many species of beautiful and fascinating fish. If you float cracker crumbs, you'll be amazed, as schools of fish dart all around you, in a feeding frenzy. Parrotfish, damselfish, sargeant majors, wrasses, puffers and many more beautiful fish abound on the reef. If you have an underwater camera, you might want to bring it with you.

Of course, one of the real highlights of our Sunset Cruise, is the Sunset. As the sun sets into the ocean horizon, it often creates spectacularly beautiful displays of color. It's a perfect, romantic ending to a beautiful day in "Paradise"

Whether on our Trimaran or Sailboat, Sunset Sails Tours is your number one choice for a wonderful and relaxing boat tour in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica.

Both of our boats are located in the Marina Pez Vela, which is conveniently located in nearby, downtown Quepos.

Our Van will pick you up at your Hotel or Villa, and bring you right to the Marina.

Our 54 ft Sailboat named Camaradien is very popular with Honeymooners and Small Groups who enjoy a more romantic and private experience.

Our 49 ft Trimaran named Lorelei is perfect for larger groups.

Both boats offer plenty of space and comfort and are fully equipped with all safety and navigational equipment.

Your Safety and Satisfaction are our number one priority. The delicious food and refreshing drinks are just part of the first class service we provide, in order to make sure that you have a memorable cruise.

With over 20 years of experience, the Sunset Sails Crew will ensure you have an unforgettable experience in and on the water. Join us now for your perfect adventure cruise in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica.

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INCREDIBLE service. We had the best time on the morning cruise. Drinks were served endlessly by the friendliest staff. We followed around a pod of humpback whales. The last hour... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

INCREDIBLE service. We had the best time on the morning cruise. Drinks were served endlessly by the friendliest staff. We followed around a pod of humpback whales. The last hour was spent with snorkeling, swim time, and lunch. As someone who has snorkeled before I was not so impressed with this part but I also didn't see it as the... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Really great trip saw a humpback whale and her calf, then some great snorkelling. Recommend seasickness tablets if you are prone to travel sickness. Really friendly crew with good knowledge. Kids loved the slide at the back of the boat. Drinks were topped up regularly.

Thank Amanda C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

We bought our package at the beach, Marvin was very thorough explained everything without being pushy.He even gave us his number in case we had questions or problems. A shuttle picked us up at the hotel at the time we were told and off to the marina we went. They have a very organized system to get everyone checked in... More 

Thank Maria V
Americus, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

The tour was the perfect length. We were able to see two pods of humpback whales, snorkel for a bit, and eat a delicious meal. It was possibly the best meal I have had so far. The boat was clean and the staff was friendly. I especially appreciate that this boat and crew did not harass the whales by getting... More 

Thank Jennifer J
Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time on this trip, the crew were awesome, the food prepared by the chef was delicious and the cocktails potent! Snorkelling was fun, so was the whale chasing! We even saw it jump (eventually)! You don't see that every day here in England! Everyone is so friendly, we felt like we knew the crew for years!... More 

Thank wfalenta
Manuel Antonio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

This tour was great! We saw whales and dolphins! On board they served drinks, lots of drinks.... and the food was one of the best meals I ever had on a tour. The boat itself was comfortable and the staff very friendly.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

This trip is for everyone! We had a large group and they accommodated us all. I know this is something they do all the time but they truly made us feel like it we've known them for years and they enjoyed our company as much as we enjoyed theirs. Many got seasick as it was a first time experience for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

I get seasick, so I should know better than to take boat tours, but we booked this anyway. I have to say, despite my queasiness, we had a really great time! First of all, they do give you some anti-motion sickness medicine before you leave, which I think is a nice touch, even if it didn't work for me. We... More 

Thank Megan G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

We went on the trimaran last week and the entire family had a great time! The crew is super professional and takes the time to talk to you and explain what you are seeing. The boat is so much fun with music playing and drinks flowing. We snorkeled and had so much fun going down the slide and jumping off... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2016

The crew was a LOT of fun, but kept it professional. They served us delicious rum drinks & a snapper that was out of this world! Their hospitality, combined with the reggae & Latin music, set the vibe for a relaxing afternoon on the water. We took in some beautiful views of the shoreline & Manuel Antonio Park. The afternoon... More 

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