Excursions in Pacific Central Coast
The canopy course consists of 18 platforms, 10 zip lines, 2 rappel lines, a suspension bridge and a Tarzan swing. You will see many flora and fauna specimens including dart frogs, toucans and titi monkeys. There is no shortage of adrenaline on this Manuel Antonio tour. After an exhilarating ride over the leafy treetops you will disengage from your harness and head off to view the butterfly garden. From caterpillars to pupas to full grown butterflies, you can admire their transformation and variety. After all of the excitement you will head to the on-site restaurant to enjoy some refreshing snacks and a delicious lunch
This full day adventure includes a journey into the very remote back country of the Rio Savegre for a 3 hour guided rafting trip with class II / III rapids. There are great swimming holes and a large variety of birds.
Transportation will be provided by your tour operator to pick you up from your hotel. You will travel approximately 20 minutes to the Quepos dock. A guide will take you to the loading platform and help you board the catamaran. You will set sail towards the horizon and cruise over sapphire hued waves. The catamaran will chart a picturesque course departing from Quepos gliding around the back of Manuel Antonio national park. Your guide will point out notable wildlife and vegetation specimens, so be sure to have your camera ready. You will pass by panoramas adorned with islands, cliffs and rock formations. You can admire aviary nesting grounds and marine wildlife. Beverages and snacks are available onboard the catamaran throughout the trip. After touring the coastline, your captain will set anchor on Bisanz beach where you can take advantage of the pit stop to snorkel at this secluded bay. You are most likely to spot parrotfish, starfish, angelfish and if you are lucky a dolphin! During your chartered course you will be able to savor a tasty barbeque lunch onboard the catamaran while admiring the lovely waterscapes. You will then head back to the dock where there will be transportation waiting to take you back to your hotel. This Manuel Antonio tour does not require previous experience. Water visibility varies depending on the season.
The cable car is one of the most unique tours Costa Rica, with 18 gondolas that allow a maximum of 9 passengers, including a bilingual naturalist guide (English / Spanish We show our clients all the different layers of the forest floor to the treetops. The canopy of Costa Rica is home to a huge variety of flora and fauna, eager to find light and space, many plants have colonized the treetops, turning them into small independent functioning ecosystems. A Day in the Pacific Aerial Tram A real flight nacelle on Rainforest Aerial Tram Pacific Beautiful and colorful tropical flower Heliconia Gallery Garden of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Exposure of snakes in the woods Tour guided by expert naturalist guide Care walking trails Hiking trails Canopy tour
Nature and Adventure Together At Last! This new adventure allows you to experience the thrill of a zip-line canopy tour without missing out on the rainforests rich wildlife. The innovative Tranopy Tour combines the up-close views of an aerial tram with the excitement of a canopy zip linetour. A professional naturalist guide will accompany you, pointing out some of the secrets of the rainforest that surrounds you.
The pace of this adventure is determined by your abilities and interests, and the abundance of wildlife you want to observe (or learn about), all in its natural and breathtaking habitat. Watch sloths and numerous species of monkeys travelling through the tree canopy and hunting for nocturnal silky anteaters, and several types of non-poisonous snakes resting in the tropical rain forest, and listen to the songs of the various birds as they glide above you, curiously looking for adventure. See how many different kinds of flora and fauna you can spot just in the span of a 2 ½ hour nature hike. And whenever you are ready, stop and enjoy some local fresh fruits and refreshments as you pause to savour your adventure thus far. If you so desire, hike through the trails and enjoy unspoiled, un-crowded, pristine beaches after your guided educational adventure ends. Learn about the history of the Quepoa Indians and Costa RicaÂ´s history in regard to this stunningly beautiful Manuel Antonio area, and come back with ideas as how to help to preserve this priceless ecosystem and national treasure for future generations.