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Address: Manuel Antonio, Quepos, Costa Rica
Phone Number:
+506 2774 0317

   LA SELVITA Nature Park and Biological Reserve is situated in...

   LA SELVITA Nature Park and Biological Reserve is situated in the heart of the Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica, minutes away from the port-town of Quepos and the world-famous Manuel Antonio National Park. At “LA SELVITA” you will live the adventure in a privileged place full of primary rainforest, where you will find the greatest ecosystem of flora and fauna in the world. Here, you can enjoy nature while taking advantage of our hiking trails, canopy zip line tour zipline tour, and ATV tour among other adventure tourism activities. In LA SELVITA you will live an unforgetable experience and find nature in the waterfalls, exotic vegetation and the animals that inhabit the park while actively being part of the conservation of the área

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Good ziplining

Safari Adventures takes you up to La Selvita for their ziplining. Great drive to get there. Let's hope the Costa Ricans can continue to keep La Selvita a lovely nature spot.

Reviewed 23 March 2016
Laura J
London, Canada
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London, Canada
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288 reviews
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

Safari Adventures takes you up to La Selvita for their ziplining. Great drive to get there. Let's hope the Costa Ricans can continue to keep La Selvita a lovely nature spot.

1 Thank Laura J
Whittier, California
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

Roy was our guide. He was friendly, professional and gave us a great tour of the jungle, rivers and waterfalls of the area. After stopping at the waterfall for a swim, we had lunch at a restaurant atop the area we traversed and swam at. The food was delicious and the rest stop was well tended to. The staff was... More 

1 Thank calursus82
New Jersey
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158 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2015

If you want to experience the rainforest at its purest, nothing can compare to riding the ATV to La Selvita. We went up the steep stairs to see beautiful water falls. It's worth the trip.

2 Thank KateAlways
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2014

We stopped for a quick jump in the natural pool and water fall after our canopy and ATV tours. Beautiful place, no facilities, make sure to bring everything you need.

2 Thank Tomatillo25
Redwood City, California
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2014

My kids and I get the best experience at la Selvita. Zip line rocked our world. Everyone was so nice and Helpful with us. I can't wait to do it again!

2 Thank claudia d
Dallas, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2013

We went ziplining and it was an amazing experience. The guides were knowledgeable, funny and very friendly. They ensured that we felt comfortable and really made the experience! The views are fantastic and with about 10 lines, a free fall jump (optional), a Tarzan swing (also optional), and a photographer, the excursion is a great deal. I felt safe (a... More 

2 Thank 36elizabethd
Los Altos, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2013

we were only eight in the group. the 'ranch' that served as our base was cute. the zipline experience was great from the security of the lines to the customer orientation of the guides. we enjoyed swimming in the pool by the waterfall. lunch was very basic and some of the commentary was only in spanish (worked for my family... More 

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Wheaton, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2012

Mike and Diego made our zipline canopy tour a fun and fascinating experience. Using our camera, Mike captured the thrill of our flying through the jungle and both guides taught us about the Costa Rican jungle as we walked along the trails - pointing out the walking tree, the water vine, the irridescent dart frog, the sound of the toucans.... More 

1 Thank Jane C
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 December 2012

Mike and the guys at La Selvita de Costa Rica gave our group a great experience. We set up our canopy zip-line tour with La Posada Jungle Hotel and enjoyed our trip from Manual Antonio and our home made breakfast before our tour. We all enjoyed the experience and the awesome views from the lines and the towers. The swim... More 

1 Thank Dave L
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Reviewed 16 June 2012 via mobile

What an amazing day. Zip lining was even more exhilarating, fun, and intense than I'd imagined. Gorgeous setting, perfect guides. Made me feel comfortable and safe. Great hike, fantastic waterfall swim at the end. Easily worth the cost. Trip to Costa Rica would not be the same without this.

1 Thank Direwolf600

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