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Program #3566RJ
10 Days | 9 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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.
Start of Program
Mar 2, 2013
3:00pm Check-In Time at Marina for boat trip to the island field station at 3:30pm. Arrive at Blackbird Caye Field Station at 5:00pm, registration.
You will be staying at the Blackbird-Oceanic Society Field Station that night.
Location: Blackbird Caye, Turneffe Atoll
Nearest city or town: Belize City
Nearest highway: not applicable
Nearest airport: Belize City (BZE)
Transportation to site: Boat transfer (90 minutes). Program only participants should contact Oceanic to ensure they will arrive in time for the boat transfer.

End of Program
Mar 11, 2013
Room checkout is 8:30 am, return to Belize City marina at 10:00am.
You will be staying at the Blackbird-Oceanic Society Field Station the night before.
Location: Blackbird Caye, Turneffe Atoll
Transportation to site: Boat transfer (90 minutes). Program only participants should contact Oceanic to ensure their departure flight is in synch with the boat transfer.
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Field Station

Description: Beachfront cabanas each with a porch facing the Caribbean Sea.

Ship Information: 23' research/excursion vessels with canopy top and vertical swim ladder.

Contact info:
Blackbird Caye, Turneffe Atoll, Belize
Belize City, Belize
phone: +8003267491
web: www.oceanic-society.org

Room amenities: Small storage closet, fan, 110 AC electrical plugs (powered by generator)

Facility amenities: Double occupancy cabanas (2 singles available), private baths, comfortable with basic amenities, lovely dining palapa

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

Additional nights before: Variable.
Optional extensions available for snorkeling, scuba diving, or to see Mayan ruins, mainland of Belize.

Check in time: 3:00 PM

Type: Field Station

Description: Beachfront cabanas each with a porch facing the Caribbean Sea.

Ship Information: 23' research/excursion vessels with canopy top and vertical swim ladder.

Contact info:
Blackbird Caye, Turneffe Atoll, Belize
Belize City, Belize
phone: +8003267491
web: www.oceanic-society.org

Room amenities: Small storage closet, fan, 110 AC electrical plugs (powered by generator)

Facility amenities: Double occupancy cabanas (2 singles available), private baths, comfortable with basic amenities, lovely dining palapa

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

Additional nights after: Variable.
Optional extensions available for snorkeling, scuba diving, or to see Mayan ruins, mainland of Belize.

Check out time: 9:00 AM

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Our Value Promise To You

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
8 nights of accommodations
25 meals: 8 breakfasts, 8 lunches, 9 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
14 Field trips
10 Hands-on experiences

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4.9
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