Central Pacific Coast Places


Manuel Antonio

Snorkeling and Diving

The islands that dot the sea in front of Manuel Antonio are surrounded by volcanic rock reefs with small coral formations and attract schools of snapper, jacks, barracudas, rays, sea turtles, moray eels, and other marine life.

Oceans Unlimited. Costs of all-day diving excursion to Caño Island ($165), local dives (from $98), PADI certification courses, and snorkeling tours include rental equipment. at Hotel Plinio, Manuel Antonio. 2777–3171; 407/385–6598 in U.S. www.oceansunlimitedcr.com.