Program Details

Custom Sea Turtles, Dolphins, Whales AND MORE Marine Science!

Description

A longer and more marine intense option of our Sea Turtles Dolphins and Whales program, with the addition of exploring the world famous Corcovado National Park and snorkeling in the remote and pristine Drake Bay & Caño Island!

Program Date
Jun 7th - Jun 16th 2022 10 Days
Price
Student (Student) $3785
Adult (Adult Participant) $3965

Itinerary (Sample Itinerary)

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Arrive at San Jose International Airport in the late afternoon or early evening
Group is met by Scholastic Expeditions upon arrival
Dinner @ Hotel
Costa Rica Trip Orientation

After Breakfast Departure to Osa Peninsula
Herradura ZipLine Canopy
Lunch on the Road
Arrival to Osa Field Station
Dinner @ Field Station

Morning: Dolphin research from a boat coordinated by the Centro de Investigación de Cetáceos - CIEC
Lunch @ CIEC
Afternoon: CIEC presentation on dolphin research findings
Dinner @ Field Station & Sea Turtle Talk by LAST - Latinamerican Sea Turtles

ALL DAY: Hands-on sea turtle research that supports ongoing conservation efforts in the Osa Peninsula
Finca Kobo Dinner & Frogs

Early Breakfast @ Field Station
Transfer by Bus / Truck to Corcovado NP Hike starting point
Visit / Hike virgin forest in Corcovado National Park
Return to Bus / Drop Zone after Lunch
Dinner @ Field Station

Early Breakfast @ Field Station
Snorkel @ Caño Island Biological Reserve
Lunch @ Drake Bay
Dinner @ Field Station

Early Breakfast @ Field Station
Community Service Project (Examples: Painting School Infrastructure, Children’s Playground & Soccer Field)
Lunch on the Road
Manuel Antonio Hotel Pool & Beach Time

Rafting trip on the Naranjo River
Rainmaker Plantation & trek through exotic forests full of wildlife and waterfalls
Dinner in Quepos

Enjoy a surf lesson in the warm Pacific Ocean waters of Costa Rica
Transfer back to San Jose
Lunch on the Road
Farewell Dinner - Celebrate final evening, recap field studies, say goodbye to Costa Rica

COVID-19 Test Pre-Departure if required. Arrive 3 hrs before Departure @ the Airport.
After Breakfast, Visit Alajuela Wood Souvenir Shop Close to the Airport
Flight Home

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