Punta Preciosa is surrounded by beach, jungle, river and mangrove. The house is located in the heart of the Refugio de Vida Silvestre Platanares Preciosa.
This exceptional location allows many guided and unguided activities to be enjoyed on site or in the immediate vicinity.
The house is the ideal place to relax and enjoy the beauty of nature. The terraces, the garden, the paths, the beach allow you to observe the nature, the fauna and the flora… We also offer a variety of guided activities around or from the house.
We propose a selection of guided activities around or from the house. We have selected local partners, the best specialists in their domain, small family structures, actors who work for a better knowledge and protection of the environment. We have designed and/or selected these activities giving priority to quality, safety, fair price and conviviality.
We can help you prepare your stay and discover the region in an authentic way and off the beaten track.
On site (depending on the season), you can see and observe 4 species of monkeys, macaws, toucans … From the beach: dolphins, whales, rays, turtles…
Manuel was born in the heart of the Osa Peninsula in the family’s finca of Piro. Miguel, his father revealed to him all the secrets of the rainforest. The forest was his playground. Then, an American foundation bought a large part of the property. Scientists settled near the family home. Given his knowledge, he was their guide… On their side, they also taught him a lot about the natural wealth of his native land.
For the past 3 years, Manuel has created and managed the sea turtle protection program of Playa Preciosa.
Very early on, he became interested in wildlife photography. Today, he is a recognized wildlife photographer with numerous publications and several solo exhibitions in the United States.
Manuel can guide you and reveal the secrets of his native jungle according to your interests and wishes.