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Interested in this trip in 2014? Please check out the new 9-day "Natural Highlights of Costa Rica"

9 days,San José to San José

Learning about the Sarapiqui rainforest and Monteverde cloudforest with local naturalists, Partaking in demonstrations by experts on how chocolate and coffee get from the forest to your table, Sharing lunch and a cooking demonstration in a local family's home


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Connect with nature’s best in Costa Rica. Explore the lush rainforests full of exotic flora and fauna. Relax in the hot springs near Arenal Volcano and later enjoy a tortilla-making lesson and lunch with a local family. Learn how chocolate is made on a tour at La Tirimbina Rainforest Center and then enjoy a bird’s-eye view of Monteverde’s cloud forest atop a treetop canopy. Costa Rica is a world famous destination known for beautiful landscapes from the ground up.

What's Included

  • Arrival transfer - Welcome gift - 1 hour group Spanish lesson - Tour and rainforest walk at La Selva Biological Station - Chocolate tour and demonstration at La Tirimbina Rainforest Center - Visit the Danaus Ecocenter - Visit the Hot Springs of Arenal Volcano - Tortilla making and a typical lunch with a local family - Tour of the Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve - Coffee farm demonstration, tasting and tour
  • 8 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner. (Allow USD240-310 USD for meals not included.)
  • Private van, boat, walking.
  • Discovery Adventures guide, local guides.
  • Small group experience; Max 15, avg 10.
  • Comfort hotels (6 nts), comfort permanent tents (2 nts)

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