The big attractions to Manuel Antonio are its idillic beaches, tropic scenary, and completely relaxed atmosphere - Pura Vida!
Manuel Antonio has all of the services that any international tourist desitination can offer. Excellent restaurants, bars, tours, site seeing, eco tourism, tropical plants & animals, and a warm climate wait for you.
Manuel Antonio is also a safe destination - just as safe as any major city in the US or Canada - with a very open and tolerant population. You will feel at home with its welcoming people.
Gay Manuel Antonio is a travel information source for LGBT travellers interested in tropical Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica. We will help you plan an unforgettable vacation. Planning a trip is time consuming, but with our site you can know quickly and easily find where to stay, eat, relax and play.
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Manuel Antonio has had a long history of gay tourism. Some of the first hotels in Manuel Antonio were gay hotels. Much has changed in the area, but being gay in Manuel Antonio is seen as an important part of Manuel Antonio's tourism industry. Gay people from San Jose and other parts of Costa Rica come to relax and holiday. Gay US, Canadian, European, and other citizens not only come as tourists but many have stayed to open businesses or to simply retire.
Statutory holidays are very often times planned for gay parties and the gay beach and establishments can become quite crowded. So, plan your trip early.
If it is your first time, we recommend the Gay Beaches, The National Park, perhaps a tour, and a bit of Nightlife as your minimum stay.