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Manuel Antonio Costa Rica Hiking Trails Tour

Enjoy Manuel Antonio’s awesome flora and fauna at Los Altos hiking trails. Yes, the Manuel Antonio National Park is a quick five minute drive away, but the hiking trails at Los Altos provide a near private hiking experience that rivals the best of what the National Park has to offer. With just a quick walk from the suite, guests have the opportunity to choose from any number of trails that allow for an unforgettable nature hike! From capuchin monkeys, sloths and toucans to awe-inspiring plants and flowers, the hiking trails at the Preserve at Los Altos bring the wonder of Costa Rican nature right to your doorstep.

Enjoy Los Altos’ Tropical Preserve Experience

The hiking trails at Los Altos are the perfect morning, afternoon or nighttime excursion for individuals and families alike. With the help of an easy to read trail map and clearly marked trails, anyone can jump right into Los Altos’ tropical preserve experience. The feeling of peace, tranquility and relaxation is instant. Depending on mood and ability, the Preserve is happy to offer trails that fall within the easy, medium and difficult range of hiking. Though no matter which trail guests choose, the natural surroundings are consistently amazing. Our guests have often said that they end up preferring the quiet, truly all-natural feel of our trails to the trails at Manuel Antonio National Park.

Hiking Trails Designed by Professional Trail Designers

Our trails were designed by professional trail designers who intimately understand the transformative nature of the nature hike. The hiking trails lead guests through an eye-opening landscape of awesomely dynamic proportions. The soothing, all-natural sights, sounds and fragrance of our tropical preserve reflect the wonderful nature Manuel Antonio has to offer. It is no wonder that Manuel Antonio is one of Costa Rica’s most sought after eco-destinations. Whether it’s a hike to our swimming hole or Los Altos’ Karolas Beach, guests will have no shortage of beautiful sights to see and nature to experience. Additionally, Tulemar Beach, which is adjacent to Karolas Beach, is accessible through our trail network, offering guests yet another fun opportunity to experience the diversity of nature Manuel Antonio has to offer.

Los Altos’ Guests Can Enjoy The Hiking Trails For Free

The hiking trails at the Preserve at Los Altos are accessible free of charge to all of our guests. We feel honored and proud to offer an all-natural experience that provides guests with the opportunity to develop a strong, heartfelt and passionate relationship with nature. To further our commitment to eco-based education, we also offer guided tours of our trails with certified professional guides. Guests can choose to participate in either the morning or nighttime tour. The morning tour departs at 7 AM and lasts approximately an hour and a half, returning around 8:30 AM, just in time for breakfast at Karolas. The nighttime tour departs at 6 PM and lasts between an hour and a half and two hours depending on the number of participants. With either tour, the professional guide will bring a telescope to spot those hard to see animals. We encourage guests to bring their cameras so as to have the opportunity to capture any and all moments. Guests can inquire about the tour cost directly with our front desk or reservations team.

Ultimately, our mission at Los Altos is to promote the extraordinary beauty of Costa Rican nature. Thanks to Manuel Antonio’s unique geographic layout, our hiking trails offer guests an experience that extends from the mountains right to the beach. From spotting a squirrel monkey swinging from tree to tree to stopping to take a cooling dip in the swimming hole, almost nothing else will bring guests closer to Manuel Antonio’s unforgettable natural experience.