Costa Rica — 2021 – Cancelled

Trip Details

List of 3 items.

  • Cost

    Monthly payment plan available
  • Dates

    June 7 – June 14, 2021
  • Learning Objectives

    • Participate in a leadership workshop
    • Explore the flora and fauna of the forests
    • Connect with local students
    • Practice your Spanish
    • Community service 
    • 10-12 service hours available

Tentative Itinerary

Mon, June 7

Depart for San Jose; Explore the city of San Jose

Tue, June 8

Breakfast; Leadership workshop at Costa Rican Humanitarian Foundation; Transfer to Sarchi, a small artisan town; Continue the journey to Monteverde

Wed, June 9

Breakfast; Explore the Santa Elena Cloud Forest, home to more than 400 species of birds, 100 species of mammals and 2,500 species of plants; Climb and hike on the world famous Monteverde Canopy tour; Visit the town of Monteverde; Local dinner

Thu, June 10

Breakfast; Transfer to San Carlos region with its 5,357 foot-high Arenal Volcano; Visit with students at a local school; Enjoy and relax in the hot springs; Dinner

Fri, June 11

Breakfast; Hike through Arenal Volcano National Park; Transfer to Sarapiqui.

Sat, June 12

Breakfast; Costa Rican cooking lesson; Participate in a reforestation service project; Learn about local agriculture; Dinner

Sun, June 13

Breakfast; Depart for the cloud forest in Braulio Carrillo National Park; Continue back to San Jose for the evening; Dinner

Mon, June 14

Breakfast; Depart for the US.

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