Costa Rica Eco-Adventure

Take a Costa Rica Eco tour and learn all about the various ecosystems that exist in this beautiful country. You’ll have the opportunity to enjoy their tropical beaches and make your way through spectacular rainforests. Observe a broad spectrum of biodiversity and land and water use as you experience the natural wonders that Costa Rica has to offer. Students will examine land and water use and the impact of Global change and the unique systems and resources of this eco-paradise.

 

Day 1

  • Arrive in San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Free time on the beach
  • Dinner

 

Day 2

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Tour of Poas Volcano National Park
  • Lunch
  • Visit La Paz Waterfall Gardens
  • Butterfly Observatory
  • Casita de la Paz
  • Dinner

 

Day 3

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Guided city tour of San Jose:
  • National Theater
  • Gold Museum
  • Lunch and free time in San Jose
  • Travel to Arenal
  • Visit Arenal Volcano National Park
  • Dinner

 

Day 4

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Travel to Silvestre Caño Negro
  • Visit Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge:
  • Guided boat safari
  • Lunch
  • Visit Ecotermales Hot Springs
  • Dinner

 

Day 5

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Visit Arenal Hanging Bridges
  • Lunch
  • Travel to Rincon de la Vieja
  • Dinner

 

Day 6

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Spend the day at Hacienda Guachipelin:
    • Canopy Tour
    • Lunch
    • Horseback riding
    • Tubing
  • Dinner

 

Day 7

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Travel to San Jose
  • Visit Sarchi Town:
    • Design a handicraft
    • Lunch
  • Free time and exploring in San Jose
  • Dinner

 

Day 8

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Depart for home