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Manuel Antonio National Park
IUCN Category II (National Park)
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The park is well known for sights of natural beauty similar to the above
Location Costa Rica
Nearest city Quepos
Area 4,014 acres (16.24 km2)
Established 1972
Governing body National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC)
Hoffman's two-toed sloth 2
Hoffman's two-toed sloth
Atardecer en Manuel Antonio
Beach scene

Manuel Antonio National Park is a national park in Costa Rica. Over 150,000 people visit it every year. Many animals can be seen here, including the Common basilisk. Manuel Antonio park was listed by Forbes magazine in 2011 among the world's 12 most beautiful national parks.

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