DAY 1
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San José

Upon arrival in San Jose, transfer to your hotel.

Included Meals: None

DAY 2
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Arenal

Visit a local market on your way to beautiful Arenal. Along the way you’ll stop at the majestic La Fortuna waterfall and have the chance to paint your own traditional ox cart wheel before checking out the artisan workshop in Sarchí.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 3
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Arenal

Spend the morning visiting a local school and getting to know students just like you! Afterwards, head to a beautiful organic farm where you’ll learn about the tropical plants and traditional techniques of the area before enjoying lunch. Cap off the evening with a visit to local hot springs!

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 4
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Family Stay

Cruise through the canopies as you zipline through the trees! Then, it’s time to meet your local host family! After transfering to the family stay community you’ll be free to enjoy the afternoon and meals with your familia tica.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

DAYS 5-8
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Family Stay

Enjoy meals and time with your host family.

Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

DAY 9
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Return

Transfer to the airport and head home with a lifetime of memories!

Included Meals: None

What Others Are Saying

Alyssa, student

Costa Rica

“The tour guides gave us excellent historical and cultural information about Costa Rica. It was great to be able to visit both the urban and rural areas to experience Costa Rican culture in those atmospheres.”

Helen, student

Costa Rica

“My host dad made jokes in Spanish all the time, and by the end of the week I could make jokes back in Spanish, which made me proud.”