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Greentique Costa Rica Tours

Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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Beautiful tour of their butterfly gardens

Our group of 9 8th graders and 3 adults stopped here after touring Manuel Antonio. It is a small... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2016
Andrea H
Danville, California
A wonderful experience of nature up close & personal

I was getting ready to depart from Manuel Antonio was walking around and decided to take a guided... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
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The Nature Park is part of a 25-acre private wildlife refuge and protected corridor with three primary nature exhibits, including Turtle Ponds, and several user-friendly“nature interpretive” trails located across from Si Como No Resort & Spa.The Nature Park features a unique Butterfly Atrium and Amphibian Botanical Gardens with guided “Jungle Night Walks”, plus one-of-kind Reptile Lagoons with Crocodiles,Caymans and Turtle habitats. The refuge includes a variety of Flora and Fauna, including a medicinal garden and natural habitats for three species of primates and variety of birdspecies.The primary mission of the project is to help conserve biodiversity by informing visitors ofthe importance of appreciating and in turn protecting our precious natural resources.The guided tours are in English and Spanish. Comfortable shoes & binoculars are recommended. Children under 6 are free with discounts for children 6 to 12. The six (6) tours offered are: 1) The Butterfly Botanical Gardens 2) Reptile Lagoons 3) The Butterfly Botanical Garden and Reptile lagoons 4) Combination Exhibitions and nature Walk 5) Nocturnal Jungle Walk and Tropical Aquatic Garden 6) Manuel Antonio Nature Park & Wildlife Refuge Birding Tour
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

Our group of 9 8th graders and 3 adults stopped here after touring Manuel Antonio. It is a small place with few crowds which was nice. We all got to see many different butterflies in the vegetation of a net enclosed area. The guide showed...More

1  Thank Andrea H
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I was getting ready to depart from Manuel Antonio was walking around and decided to take a guided tour of the butterflies and crocodiles...best thing I could have done before my departure. The guide was extremely knowledgable, explained everything well and answered all my questions....More

Thank Blanco80
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

All the positive comments about Cesar are absolutely true. He is friendly, funny and extremely knowledgable. The night tour was so interesting. We saw a variety of frogs, snakes, spiders, a huge iguana, an opossum, millepede, and more. We did not walk more than 19...More

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We had an unique experience with Cesar our guide. The best tour ever! His passion and love for his job made our tour incredible. He takes his time to show us the best of every single piece of nature. We learn a lot. What a...More

1  Thank LauraGCollins
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

What a fabulous experience. Cesar the tour guide was amazing. He was incredibly knowledgeable about every living creature in the park. He was amazing at finding even the tiniest of species and setting up a telescope to enlarge them for us. He was even so...More

2  Thank Grace H
Reviewed 20 July 2016

For a couple of years now we have visited the night tour, always with good result. Naturally, when returning with guests, we signed up for this tour, with a total group of 10, of which 6 children. Due to the size of our group, we...More

Thank Josine D
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic experience! Our guide, Cesar, was very knowledgable, friendly, and great with our kids. In addition to the butterflies and reptiles, we saw a baby sloth and a howler monkey. The butterfly garden is a peaceful, relaxing sanctuary. A great outing for...More

1  Thank millerfis
Reviewed 7 June 2016

My family and I, two boys ages 3 and 5, went on the daytime reptile and butterfly tour, then returned for the night tour. Both times we had Cesar who I can't say enough great things about! He is extremely knowledgeable and worked with my...More

1  Thank Julia B
Reviewed 27 May 2016

This place was a true find. The spa offered great massages and facials by expert therapists. Very beautiful and relaxing. Then we enjoyed some the best ceviche I've ever tasted. Delicious! The views were also beautiful.

Thank Aurora E
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Nice terraced style accommodation set it in the gardens. There are a number of steps around the resort. The room I had was facing the sea and had its own 2 sun beds. Good sized bed, 2 double patio doors opened on to the balcony,...More

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Steve P
14 July 2016|
Response from Aurora E | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can reserve from any hotel. They even made spa appointments with another hotel. They're Versatel.