Tours

Great memories to last a lifetime!

separador

Our hotel is nestled in eleven acres of rain forest and is a short trip to Manuel Antonio. Many first-time visitors to Costa Rica plan their vacation around seeing the park, and that visit does not disappoint: the views from the hills overlooking Manuel Antonio are spectacular, the beaches are idyllic, and its jungles are inhabited by howler, white-faced, and squirrel monkeys, two and three toed sloths, tropical birds and other forms of exotic wildlife.

That’s just the beginning. There are countless ways to experience the great outdoors in the Manuel Antonio area: horseback riding, kayaking, white water rafting, surfing, sailing, and ziplining – all available in this community.

And don’t miss the opportunities right in our own backyard. La Foresta Nature Resort is nestled in a rainforest with wildlife aplenty, including a vibrant bird population for birders. To ensure you get the most out of your tours, our hotel has two resident naturalist guides available at all times to answer your questions and take you out into nature to make sure you get the most out of your experience. If you want to get in touch just ask at the front desk, they will be more than happy to answer all your questions.

Titi Canopy

Titi Canopy

We are the only zip line tour located close to Manuel Antonio and about 5 minutes driving from Quepos, the town center of Manuel Antonio. From pick up to drop off, you will spend about 2 hours with us giving you time enough to do other activities or spend more time relaxing on the beach!


Night Canopy Tour

Night Canopy Tour

Glide through the trees and witness the Costa Rican jungle from above in this truly remarkable adventure. Gear up for 11 lines, 22 platforms, one controlled rappels and hanging bridges! All of this while you discover the amazing night world in our rainforest.


Night Walk Tour

Night Walk Tour

Explore the darkening forest while walking on a path through the hotel property at our trails and open-air butterfly garden. Along the path, creatures such as frogs, snakes, spiders, anteaters, opossums and bats may be observed. The opportunity to see, hear and experience the thrill of the nocturnal wildlife on this gentle tour is incredibly rewarding.


Manuel Antonio National Park

Manuel Antonio National Park

Enjoy the charms of Manuel Antonio National Park, with its striking white-sand beaches, clear tranquil waters and abundant wildlife on this nearby tour. Though the highlights of the park are its two white sand beaches - Espadilla Sur and Manuel Antonio - it also protects coastal rain forest, a mangrove swamp, coral formations and 12 islands that serve as seabird sanctuaries. Your guide will teach you about the park's distinctive plant life and locate camouflaged fauna, which includes 109 mammal species, such as 3 species of monkeys, agouti, three-toed sloth, deer, as well as 200 species of birds such as toucans, flycatchers, hawks and hummingbirds.


Birdwatching Tour

Birdwatching Tour

Explore and learn about exotic bird species found in and around the hotel. This tour is an hour and a half of continuous learning while enjoying the beautiful sunrise or ending with a gorgeous sunset.


Plant a Tree

Plant a Tree

You can be part of our effort to save the forest while having an amazing experience learning about our native tree species and planting them with your own hands.


Cocktail Lessons

Cocktail Lessons

We invite you to participate in a unique and exciting activity. We have an exciting lineup of cocktail lessons taught by our talented mixologist specialists. They will work alongside you to help you achieve a simple goal: to leave our cocktail lessons with the experience and confidence to reproduce newly learned recipes and techniques. Reservations made minimum 24 hours in advance, based on availability.  


Quepos Colonial (segway)

Quepos Colonial (segway)

Discover Quepos history from a different perspective! Ideal for new riders to see the advantages of Segway’s on and off the road. The tour starts by teaching you Segway safety and then to ride the Segway amongst most of the iconic places at Quepos downtown from the Marina Pez Vela  to the Nahomi Park with panoramic views of the unparalleled Pacific Ocean.


Jet Ski

Jet Ski

Take advantage of the opportunity to spot pilot whales and humpback whales when they are migrating south during their mating season. At Playa Uvita, you will sail along the coast of the Pacific Ocean for three hours in search of whales and dolphins, going by the beautiful Roca Ballena, las Cavernas in front of Playa Ventanas, Roca Viuda and Tres Hermanas, incredible natural rock formations.


Parasailing

Parasailing

Take advantage of the opportunity to spot pilot whales and humpback whales when they are migrating south during their mating season. At Playa Uvita, you will sail along the coast of the Pacific Ocean for three hours in search of whales and dolphins, going by the beautiful Roca Ballena, las Cavernas in front of Playa Ventanas, Roca Viuda and Tres Hermanas, incredible natural rock formations.


ATV Tour

ATV Tour

Take advantage of the opportunity to spot pilot whales and humpback whales when they are migrating south during their mating season. At Playa Uvita, you will sail along the coast of the Pacific Ocean for three hours in search of whales and dolphins, going by the beautiful Roca Ballena, las Cavernas in front of Playa Ventanas, Roca Viuda and Tres Hermanas, incredible natural rock formations.


Santa Juana

Santa Juana

Take advantage of the opportunity to spot pilot whales and humpback whales when they are migrating south during their mating season. At Playa Uvita, you will sail along the coast of the Pacific Ocean for three hours in search of whales and dolphins, going by the beautiful Roca Ballena, las Cavernas in front of Playa Ventanas, Roca Viuda and Tres Hermanas, incredible natural rock formations.


Yoga

Yoga

Hatha Yoga based class, where the movement of each body will be flowing with the vinyasa method, releasing the grace that is in every being. In this class you will receive the respective alignment of every posture, with variations for each case and level, always taking care of your physical body in every instruction that you will receive and focusing in enjoy your “yoga time”, surround the nature, with the sounds of the different type of animals and the sounds of the rainforest.


Private Sailing Cruises

Private Sailing Cruises

The Spanish Dancer: is a 37-foot Mac Gregor sport catamaran with a capacity of 12 passengers, perfect for small groups wedding proposal, honeymoon charters, exclusive premium menu and VIP service. This boat is a fast and maneuverable craft and is recommended for those who like being close to the elements and truly enjoy the feeling of the sun on your face and the sea air in your lungs.


Sailing & Snorkeling

Sailing & Snorkeling

Take advantage of the opportunity to spot pilot whales and humpback whales when they are migrating south during their mating season. At Playa Uvita, you will sail along the coast of the Pacific Ocean for three hours in search of whales and dolphins, going by the beautiful Roca Ballena, las Cavernas in front of Playa Ventanas, Roca Viuda and Tres Hermanas, incredible natural rock formations.


Catamaran Adventure

Catamaran Adventure

Enjoy an exciting excursion around the Pacific coast onboard a brand new 100 feet long catamaran, with all the amenities for your satisfaction. The catamaran has two jacuzzis for more than 16 persons, two giants tramponlines, two crossed slides, a bar and a second floor with lounges. Our tour is an all-inclusive walk down the coast of Manuel Antonio in Quepos, excellent alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, delicious fruits and snacks, delicious lunch or dinner and snorkeling at the beautiful Biezans.


Sportfishing

Sportfishing

Take advantage of the opportunity to spot pilot whales and humpback whales when they are migrating south during their mating season. At Playa Uvita, you will sail along the coast of the Pacific Ocean for three hours in search of whales and dolphins, going by the beautiful Roca Ballena, las Cavernas in front of Playa Ventanas, Roca Viuda and Tres Hermanas, incredible natural rock formations.


Snorkeling

Snorkeling

Take advantage of the opportunity to spot pilot whales and humpback whales when they are migrating south during their mating season. At Playa Uvita, you will sail along the coast of the Pacific Ocean for three hours in search of whales and dolphins, going by the beautiful Roca Ballena, las Cavernas in front of Playa Ventanas, Roca Viuda and Tres Hermanas, incredible natural rock formations.


Diving at Caño Island

Diving at Caño Island

Take advantage of the opportunity to spot pilot whales and humpback whales when they are migrating south during their mating season. At Playa Uvita, you will sail along the coast of the Pacific Ocean for three hours in search of whales and dolphins, going by the beautiful Roca Ballena, las Cavernas in front of Playa Ventanas, Roca Viuda and Tres Hermanas, incredible natural rock formations.


Tubbing

Tubbing

Take advantage of the opportunity to spot pilot whales and humpback whales when they are migrating south during their mating season. At Playa Uvita, you will sail along the coast of the Pacific Ocean for three hours in search of whales and dolphins, going by the beautiful Roca Ballena, las Cavernas in front of Playa Ventanas, Roca Viuda and Tres Hermanas, incredible natural rock formations.


Ocean Kayaking

Ocean Kayaking

Enjoy a paddling tour through Manuel Antonio’s coastline. The tour departs on the south side of Quepos and begins paddling towards Playa Biesanz. From a vantage point only possible in kayaks, you will experience Manuel Antonio’s breathtaking cliffs and beautiful rock formations as we follow the coastline. Midway, a stop for fresh fruits and snacks at a secluded beach takes place as you relax in the whitesand beach. You will paddle near rock formations where one can see many shore birds nesting or gliding on the thermals created by the offshore winds that hit this rocky outcrop. To conclude our tour we will paddle back to Quepos. Our summer sunset trips are strongly recommended. Crystal kayaks are also available for your enjoyment.


Whale Watching

Whale Watching

Take advantage of the opportunity to spot pilot whales and humpback whales when they are migrating south during their mating season. At Playa Uvita, you will sail along the coast of the Pacific Ocean for three hours in search of whales and dolphins, going by the beautiful Roca Ballena, las Cavernas in front of Playa Ventanas, Roca Viuda and Tres Hermanas, incredible natural rock formations.


Beach Horseback Riding Tour

Beach Horseback Riding Tour

A customized horseback tour on 7 acres of farm next to a secluded beach provide a great riding experience at Rancho Monterey.


Mountain Horseback Riding Tour

Mountain Horseback Riding Tour

Located at the private ecological reserve Tocori, this tour is an incredible journey into Costa Rican culture. You will discover lush vegetation and calm scenes astride a gentle horse, enjoy a refreshing swim in the natural and crystal clear mountain springs and ride through winding streams to the private ranch.


Surfing Lessons

Surfing Lessons

Experience the warmth of the beaches and the freshness of the water, while feeling the adrenaline of riding a wave with professional, bilingual and well-trained staff. Anyone can learn! No experience necessary!


Paddle Boarding

Paddle Boarding

Test your balance by paddle boarding in the warm waters of the Pacific while enjoying the view out to sea and toward the beautiful coast.


Savegre White Water Rafting

Savegre White Water Rafting

This adventurous, family-friendly, full day adventure will take you on a journey of unsurpassed beauty and exploding whitewater. At the lower Savegre the whitewater rapids are exciting but not too demanding, which allows you to absorb the spectacular jungle scenery. Lurking just behind the shroud of lush foliage of this pristine river you will find a number of truly magnificent waterfalls. There you may explore the natural swimming pools surrounded by blooming heliconias!
Class:II-III-IV


“Chorro” Rafting

“Chorro” Rafting

The raging Chorro White Water Rafting section at Naranjo River challenge is recommended for physically fit adventure seekers and experienced rafters who are familiar with Class Iv and V rapids. This half-day adventure begins when the Naranjo River drops steeply from the Costa Rican mountains and charges though pristine jungle gorges, then winds around rocky curves to take you on a wild ride back to sea level waters. While you experience this exciting river, you quickly float past stunning farmland, working cattle ranches and beautiful African palm plantations.

Class:IV & V
Season:June-November


Mangrove Adventure Tour

Mangrove Adventure Tour

An oportunity of a lifetime to enjoy spectacular nature in the mangroves of Damas Island, a perfect place to learn from one of the most important ecosystems in the world.Tour can be done by kayak or boat.


Spice Garden Tour

Spice Garden Tour

Experience the sights, tastes and aromas of tropical spices and essential oil plants, as well as sustainable farming practices, and spice drying and packaging. Crops include vanilla, cinnamon, cocoa, black pepper, and allspice, plus a variety of exotic fruits, essential oils and medicinal plants. Villa Vanilla is located 10 miles east in the foothills overlooking Manuel Antonio National Park. The farm consists of 27 acres in tropical agriculture production, surrounded by 125 acres of primary and secondary rainforest.


Wildlife Refuge

Wildlife Refuge

All tours are conducted in private shelter Natural Farms 4 km road from Quepos to Manuel Antonio.


Sustainability Tour

Sustainability Tour

Come behind the scenes to learn about history, nature and green practices all in one tour. In the native plant nursery, the sericulture and compost area you will see what happens to organic waste at the hotel. In the recycling center learn the hotel’s philosophy for reducing waste and saving energy. This unique experience will show you how your stay at La Foresta Nature Resort, while relaxing and fun, is having a positive impact on our environment.


Farmer’s Market Tour

Farmer’s Market Tour

Join this tour for a firsthand experience of Costa Rican culture, colors and flavors held on the jetty overlooking the bay and mangroves of the Quepos city center. Witness a coastal town in action on a Friday evening as people follow their routines buying lottery, grabbing a cab, catching the bus, and shopping at the market. From tasty fruits to supple treats, local crafts and traditional essentials, you are bound for a stimulating journey.

*Only Friday


Los Campesinos Reserve

Los Campesinos Reserve

This tour is ideal for adventurers wanting to experience a form of authentic rural life. The people of the Quebrada Arroyo community are the protectors of the Los Campesinos Reserve, which is located in the Savegre River in the Central Pacific. Browse the forest in the company of experts familiar with the medicinal uses of indigenous plants, cross the river over a suspension bridge 40 meters above a large waterfall, then cool off in natural pools or gaze at the Pacific from atop a lookout. This adventure in a small mountain community is the perfect complement to the beaches of Manuel Antonio.


Hike To Nauyaca Waterfall

Hike To Nauyaca Waterfall

This nature tour is perfect for hikers and adventure lovers. After hiking 2.5 miles through the rainforest to the beautiful Nauyaca waterfalls, you can swim under and around two incredible waterfalls - one of which is 120 feet high and the other is 60 feet high. Before embarking on the return hike, a snack will be provided while you relax on the surrounding boulders, listen to calming water noise and experience stellar views.


Rainmaker Tropical Rainforest Tour

Rainmaker Tropical Rainforest Tour

The best tropical rainforest immersion experience in the area. This private reserve hosts a wonderful network of trails and hanging bridges amongst a panorama of vibrant greens and gushing streams and waterfalls. Rainmaker is an ideal place to witness tropical flora and fauna preservation at its best and the rich biodiversity that has flourished from these local efforts.

All Rights Reserved - La Foresta Hotel 2017
Hosting and Design by Digital Arts

Follow us on Facebook