Manuel Antonio

View Oceans Unlimited Location in a larger map. Our dive center is located on the central pacific coast of Costa Rica, in a place called Manuel Antonio. We are situated outside of Quepos which is a port town and home to anything you may need including a few major banks, supermarkets and shops. As you head out of town you will arrive in Manuel Antonio which is spread out over a mountainside, starts in Quepos and ends on the beach.

Manuel Antonio beach has been voted one of the most beautiful beaches in Central America and when you arrive you will see why. Backing into the rainforest, you will be surrounded by local wildlife including monkeys, iguanas and parrots. A National Park is also located here and open 6 days a week where you can really get your close up encounter with local inhabitants.

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Scuba diving here takes place around the National Park with a total of about 15 diving spots available locally.  During the rainy months these can be limited to about 8. A reef runs from the far end of the National Park towards Quepos with islands lining the route. Diving occurs close to the islands with a variety of site features including canyons, caves and reefs.

Rafting tour Manuel ANtonioIn addition to scuba diving here and the National Park, there are many other adventurous activities that you can participate in. These include whitewater rafting trips, surfing, zip-lining and canyoning. Whether you want to put your feet up and relax in a day spa or on the beach, or go hurtling through the jungle, Manuel Antonio has everything you need for a fantastic vacation.

As home to so many activities and things to do, Manuel Antonio is a fun packed place to spend time completing a professional scuba dive internship. If you have any questions either check out our FAQ page or contact us today.