Manuel Antonio is a jewel on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. It is where you will find beaches considered to be among the most pristine in the world. Here you will also find Manuel Antonio National Park, one of the smallest parks in Costa Rica but the most visited due to its varied fauna with 109 species of mammals and 184 of birds. Manuel Antonio is also the launching point for world-class sport fishing. Many sport fishing records were established within minutes of the coast of Manuel Antonio. Fine hotels, fine dining, and the best of amenities help to make Manuel Antonio one of the best places to visit in all of Central America.