One Day Tours from Manuel Antonio Costa Rica. When you visit Manuel Antonio, our tour operator is on site. Gay Tours Costa Rica offers a wide selection of adventure activities and leisure tours for gays and lesbians, from an exciting ATV, rafting or canopy tour to a romantic sunset sail or a hot night on the town. Each of the bilingual guides will share their intimate knowledge of Costa Rica from a gay and lesbian perception.

We have selected the best activities in the area. Although each tour can be operated on any day, we have groups for each tour on specific days of the week so you can share the experience with other people.

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Monday

Wednesday

Sunset Tour

Take a fantastic boat trip along the scenic coast, pristine beaches and islands of Manuel Antonio National Park. You’ll have a great time on board and an opportunity to see dolphins.  During the right season, you might spot a humpback whale. We will then anchor at a protected cove where you can go swimming and snorkeling, have a local meal, and admire some of the most superb sunsets on the Pacific coast.

What to Bring

  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Sun-block
  • Camera

Rates per person

$75.00 per person

Groups of 10 or more

$65.00 per person

Included

  • Professional bilingual guide
  • Roundtrip transfer to and from the hotels in Manuel Antonio
  • Snacks, drinks and dinner on the boat
  • Snorkeling equipment
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Thursday

Canopy Tour

Today you will be picked up at your hotel in Manuel Antonio. The drive to the canopy site is approximately 20 minutes. Upon arrival at the operation center, you will receive a safety and instruction talk and will be suited with all of the right gear and safety equipment.

Your bilingual guide will cheerfully point out and explain the varied wildlife found in this area of primary and secondary rainforest. You will surely leave with a more ample knowledge on the animals, insects and vegetation species of the region.

Your canopy route consists of 12 cables and 16 platforms, four of which are built on the ground and 12 of which hang 90ft over the lush tree canopy. As you zip from platform to platform, and ascend over the verdant treetops, you will be surprised by the new unique perspective of nature’s wonders that this adventure tour gives you.

Snacks are served on the tour.

Individuals must be at least six years old to participate in this tour.

Maximum weight allowed per participant is 275lbs.

 

Pick-up Times: 7:00am – 10:30am – 2:00pm
Duration: Four hours
Difficulty: Moderate
Minimum Pax: Two passengers
Maximum Pax: 25 passengers
What to Bring: Suntan lotion, camera, hiking shoes.

Rates per person

$67.00 per person

Included

  • Professional bilingual guide
  • Round-trip transfer to and from the hotels in Manuel Antonio
  • Canopy safety equipment
  •  Fruits, snacks, and beverages

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Friday

Ocean Kayaking Tour

During this exciting two and a half hour kayaking trip, you will paddle past islands and inlets where you can watch and admire many different marine aviary species in their nesting grounds.

Part way through your excursion, you will stop at a gorgeous hidden bay where you an relax and enjoy an energizing snack. You can take advantage of the 30-minute stop to snorkel along the isolated coastline that goes by the name of Bisanz Beach.

Water clarity varies, depending on the season. You are most likely to spot parrotfish, starfish, angelfish and, if you are lucky, a sea turtle or dolphins.

 

Information

Pick-up Time: Morning or afternoon (tba)
Duration: Four hours
Difficulty: Medium
Minimum Passengers: Two
Maximum Passengers:  20
What to Bring: Suntan lotion, sunglasses, camera, hat, visor and beach towel

Rates per person

$69.00 per person

*Time subject to change or cancelation due to weather conditions

Included

  • Professional bilingual guide
  • Round-trip transfers to and from the hotels in Manuel Antonio.
  • Kayaks
  • Snorkeling equipment.

Saturday

Horseback Riding & Sunset Sail Tour

This tour will reveal the exotic secrets that lie within this secondary rainforest. The maximum altitude in this area is 600 meters. You will ride through the mountains for approximately two and a half hours (round-trip), and it will be highlighted by views of the valley, luxuriant vegetation and abundant wildlife species, such as birds and mammals.

At the end of the trail, there is a fresh waterfall where you will be able to take a break for about 30 minutes. You can lounge on the grass or take a swim. You will then return via the same route.

At the end of your this tour, you will be served a tasty lunch made with local ingredients. Enjoy a little conversation with your new friends before heading back to your hotel.

During the 40-minute drive to Londres, where the tour starts, your guide will give you a brief summary of the history of Quepos. Maximum weight for each riders is 235lbs.

At afternoon, prepare yourself for a party on the open ocean as a participant in the Sunset Sail tour.

Pick-up Time: 7:30am and 11:30am
Duration: 5 ½ hours
Difficulty: Moderate
Minimum Passengers:Two
Maximum Passengers: 25
What to Bring: Suntan lotion, sunglasses, camera, hat, visor, long pants, hiking shoes, mosquito repellent, camera and bathing suit.

Rates per person

Horseback only: $69.00 per person

Sunset Sail Tour only: $75.00 per person

Horseback Riding & Sunset Sail Tour: $139.00 per person

Included

  • Professional bilingual guide
  • Round-trip transfers to and from the hotels in Manuel Antonio
  • Horseback-riding safety equipment
  • Snacks, beverages, lunch or dinner (If you take both tours, lunch and dinner are included.)

Sunday

Manuel Antonio Hiking Tour

Manuel Antonio National Park is one of the most famous in our country due to its wide variety of flora and fauna.

The park itself offers three different trails that contrast in grade from flat to very steep. On this Manuel Antonio tour you will be accompanied by a nature guide who is very professional and knowledgeable about everything you will encounter. The two-mile trail you take will be flat and scenic and loop through the park. Throughout the hike, your guide will stop and explain the diverse nature specimens that can be observed. You can take pictures or just admire the landscape.

One of the highlights of this Manuel Antonio tour is the presence of the four monkey species in Costa Rica. Halfway through the hike, you will stop at a beach located within the national park. You will have around 20 minutes to rest or play among the waves. If you desire, you can stay longer and return to your hotel using public transportation.

The guides who accompany you on this Manuel Antonio Tour are equipped with Pentax and Suvaroski telescopes that you can use to watch the wildlife and take pictures with a different perspective. Throughout the hike you will be able to observe sloths, birds and reptiles as well as butterflies, raccoons and tropical trees.

Information

Pick-up Time: 7:30am and 12:30pm
Duration: 3 ½ Hours.
Difficulty: Moderate
Minimum Passengers: Two
Maximum Passengers: 50 in the morning and 50 in the evening
What to Bring: Suntan lotion, camera, sunglasses, hiking shoes (beach towel and bathing suit optional).
Tour Includes: Transportation, bilingual guides, park entrance fee and snacks.

Rates per person

$49.00 per person

Included

  • Professional bilingual guide
  • Round-trip transfers to and from the hotels in Manuel Antonio.
  • Park entrance fee
  • Snacks
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Monday

ATV Tour at MidWorld

Start your engines and let the adventure begin! Drive through the verdant primary and secondary rainforest next to the Rio Cañas on the only fully automatic ATVs in the Quepos / Manuel Antonio area. Stop by picturesque views and waterfalls for photo opportunities and a chance to cool off in the natural pools beneath the waterfalls. Each driver is equipped with a motor helmet, visor and a 330cc Polaris Trailblazer (for single riders) or a 350cc Yamaha Grizzly (for double riders); both models are fully automatic.

The tour will take roughly two and a half hours with nearly two full hours of driving time. Since the tour involves some walking to the waterfall, we advise that all riders wear long pants and comfortable hiking shoes. Also, remember that all clients have the option of swimming when stopped at the waterfall, so bathing suits are recommended!

Information

Pick-up Time: Morning and Afternoon
Duration: Four hours
Difficulty: Medium
Minimum Passengers: Two
Maximum Passengers: 10
What to Bring: Suntan lotion, sunglasses, camera, hat, visor and beach towel.

All drivers must be 18 years of age or older.

 

Rates per person

$95.00 per person

In addition to the full tour, for only $20, you have the opportunity to do the Spider Free Fall and for $40, enjoy the Superman Line.

*Time subject to change or cancelation due to weather conditions

Included

  • Professional bilingual guide
  • Round-trip transfers to and from the hotels in Manuel Antonio.
  • Lunch (typical food with fish, chicken, or vegetarian option)
  • Fully-automatic 330cc Polaris Trail
    Blazer and 350-330cc Yamaha Grizzly models
  • Manuel Antonio and Quepos’ only fully-automated ATV tour
  • Single or double rider options available
  • Helmets with visor provided
  • Tours can be customized to client comfort level
  • Fresh fruit, snacks, and water provided during the adventure
  • Homemade Costa Rican lunch included