Travel to Costa Rica and learn all about the various ecosystems exist on the beautiful island. You’ll have the opportunity to enjoy their tropical beaches, make your way through spectacular rain forests, and observe a broad spectrum of biodiversity as you experience the natural wonders that Costa Rica has to offer on your educational tour of Costa Rica.

 

DAY 1 

  • Travel to Costa Rica
  • Meet tour director at airport

 

DAY 2 

  • Arrive in San José, Costa Rica’s capital
  • Take a tour of a coffee plantation
  • Travel to the Arenal region
  • Lunch
  • Visit Poás Volcano
  • Visit hot springs
  • Dinner
  • Hotel check-in

 

DAY 3 

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Enjoy a canopy tour
  • Visit La Fortuna Waterfall
  • Lunch
  • Travel to Los Chiles
  • Boat tour of Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge
  • Free time in Los Chiles
  • Dinner
  • Hotel check-in

 

DAY 4

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Travel to Guanacaste
  • Take a cooking class
  • Visit Rincón de la Vieja National Park
  • Free time at Arenal Lake
  • Dinner
  • Hotel check-in

 

DAY 5

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Visit Buena Vista Lodge & Adventure: sustainability tour; ecological workshop; horseback riding; thermal springs
  • Lunch
  • Cross the border to Nicaragua
  • Continue to Granada
  • Dinner
  • Hotel check-in

DAY 6

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Take a guided walking tour of Granada
  • With your expert tour guide you will see:
    • Cathedral and Parque Colón
    • La Plazuela de los Leones
    • Calle la Calzada
    • Merced Church
  • Lunch
  • Visit the Convento de San Francisco
  • Take a boat tour of Las Isletas
  • Dinner
  • Hotel check-in

DAY 7

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Travel to Masaya Volcano via Catarina Mirador
  • Visit the Masaya Crater and Museum
  • Lunch
  • Visit Masaya craft market
  • Free time in Granda
  • Dinner
  • Arrive hotel

DAY 8

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Travel home