Captain Manny Valera

Captain Manny is Costa Rica Escape Tours’ resident, and licensed, World Class Sport  Fishing expert and long time lover of  Costa Rica. He has been fishing since he was able to ride his bike to the river with his fishing pole in tow.

Capt. Manny, with his beautiful Costa Rican wife, Julie, live permanently in Esterillos Oeste on the Central Pacific Coast of Costa Rica .

Among his many talents, Capt. Manny is fully bi-lingual.  Capt. Manny has personally researched and found the regions most experienced and professional Captains and Crews in Costa Rica. Captain Manny makes sure our Captains and crews are tournament seasoned, world class fisherman with exceptional knowledge and skills necessary to deliver our guests the best opportunities to catch trophy Big Game fish, and enjoy high success rates on the water.

He loves sharing his passion for Costa Rica and World Class Sport Fishing with family, friends and visitors looking for an unforgettable experience.

Having adventure and fun through his true quality knowledge of the fishing world is why Capt. Manny if an integral part of Costa Rica Escape Tours.