Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

Manuel Antonio Beach
Scarlet Macaw
White Faced Monkey

One of the top destinations in Costa Rica with one of the most beautiful National Parks in the world listed by Forbes Magazine. White sandy beaches, tropical Rainforest, sparkling blue water, a stunning wildlife all combined into one. Manuel Antonio boasts postcard perfect settings and a range of rich activities to choose from.

Activities & Adventures

From a total of 22 activities offered in Costa Rica, in Manuel Antonio you can experience 19 different adventures and excursions for the nature-lover, explorer or thrill seeker. Your property manager at Villa Ceiba will assist you to personalize your stay based on your interests. Costa Rica is rich and offers an unforgetable experience for everyone. The signature tours we recommend at Villa Ceiba are: 

Catamaran Cruise

Guided Tour of the National Park 

Ranked one of the Top 12 National Parks in the World by Forbes Magazine. Within a short walk you will have the opportunity to see three species of monkeys, two species of sloth, and a large variety of wild life. A visit to the park during your stay in Manuel Antonio is a must-do!

What to Bring: Sunscreen, camera, hiking shoes, bathing suit and a towel

Sail down the coastline of the Manuel Antonio beaches and National Park and experience Dolphins in their natural habitat. Afterwards get refreshed and experience colorful fish species by snorkeling in the secluded bay of Biezans 


What to Bring: Sunscreen, camera, bathing suit and a towel

Catamaran Cruise

Enjoy one of the most thrilling zipline circuits of the entire country. Swing over mountain tops and canyons with amazing views. Afraid of heights? That one will not be for you - The ultimate adventure! 


What to Bring: Short or long comfortable pants, t-shirt, closed toed shoes, sunscreen, (if rainy, a change of clothes would be handy), camera.

Ziplining through the Treetops

Additional Adventures you can enjoy in Manuel Antonio:

  • White Water Rafting at the Rio Savegre or Rio Naranjo

  • A Visit of the local Farmers Market (every Friday afternoon)

  • Horseback Riding

  • Parasailing

  • Waterfall Tours

  • A Guided Hike of the Rainmaker Reserve

  • Surfing Lessons

  • Butterfly & Reptile Garden

  • Jet Ski Tours

  • Mangrove Boat or Kayak Tour

  • Ocean Kayaking

  • Offshore or Inshore Sportfishing

  • Canyoning

  • All Terrain Vehicle Tours

  • Paddle boarding

  • Yoga classes / Spa treatments