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Costa Rica: Spanish Language in Nature's Playground

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Program #16394RJ
10 Days | 9 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 24 total, 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 7 dinner

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Vegetarian; Low Salt; Low Fat; Gluten Free.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Hotel Boutique Jade: San José, 3 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: This charming hotel has 30 cozy rooms built around a tropical, peaceful indoor courtyard. Tico culture and their world-famous hospitality can be seen and felt at the Boutique Jade, from its warm and inviting rooms to its friendly staff.

Contact info:
250 mts. North of Autos Subarú, Barrio Dent Los Yoses, San Pedro,
San José, 00000 Costa Rica
phone: +506-22242455
web: www.hotelboutiquejade.com/

Room amenities: Air-conditioning, wireless Internet, mini-bar, safety deposit box, hair dryer, cable TV, spacious bathrooms, desk, and telephone.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, currency exchange, wireless Internet, meeting rooms, laundry service, coffee station, room service, swimming pool, and private transportation services.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before: Subject to availability.
Additional nights are subject to availability.

Arenal Paraiso Hotel Resort & Spa: Arenal Volcano, 3 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: The Arenal Paraiso Hotel is located just a few minutes from La Fortuna town and near the Arenal Volcano National Park. Accommodations are provided in small casitas--all with views of the famous volcano. Landscaped grounds feature lush tropical vegetation that provides both privacy and visual interest.

Contact info:
From the Catholic Church in town of La Fortuna 7 km road to the volcano
Arenal, 000000 Costa Rica
phone: +506-24791100
web: www.arenalparaiso.com

Room amenities: Hair dryer, mini refrigerator, porch, cable TV, safety deposit box, coffee maker, and air conditioning.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, 3 pools, bar, zip line, conference room, laundry services, and spa.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Sarapiquis Rainforest Lodge: Sarapiqui, 3 nights
Type: Lodge

Description: Built as a 15th century Pre-Columbian village and due to its outstanding concept in ecotourism and cultural indigenous conservation, the hotel received an international attention for being a model in tourism. Furnished with exquisite decor, antiques, garden fresh flowers, and an overall Hispanic Colonial and Indigenous atmosphere. Guests enjoy a total experience at this ecolodge featuring a rainforest reserve, museum, botanical garden, archaeological park, library, and an education center.

Contact info:
La Virgen de Sarapiqui
Sarapiquí, Heredia, Costa Rica
phone: +50627611004
web: http://www.sarapiquis.org/frameset.htm

Room amenities: Private bathroom, ceiling fans, in room safe, porch.

Facility amenities: Restaurant, bar, pool, travel desk, meeting rooms, gift shop, laundry services, forest trails.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check out time: 12:00 PM


The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

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Included
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9 nights of accommodations
24 meals: 9 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 7 dinners
10 Expert-led lectures
6 Field trips
5 Hands-on experiences

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