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COSTA RICA

Intergenerational Photography: Exploring Costa Rica Through a Digital Lens

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Program #17000RJ
11 Days | 10 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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.

Program intended for grandchildren from 13 - 16 years of age.

What better way to share the tropical gem of Costa Rica with your grandchild than through the lens of a digital camera? From poison dart frogs and crocodiles to the elusive Resplendent Quetzal — together, two generations of photographers will be amazed by Costa Rica’s natural subjects. Journeying by foot, boat and through the jungle canopy on hanging bridges, local experts help photo enthusiasts of all ages capture the best of Costa Rica.


Highlights

• Share in hands-on learning experiences with your grandchild as you discover ways to utilize your camera to capture this incredible adventure.
• Practice new photography skills on animals, birds and flowers, such as swift hummingbirds, mischievous howler monkeys, lounging crocodiles and vibrant heliconias.
• Discussions and field instruction enhance your knowledge of the subjects in the photographs.

Program Notes

Maximum one youth per adult; adult is responsible for supervision of youth at all times. Camera and camera equipment not provided.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

Walking up to 2 hours a day over uneven trails in hot and humid conditions. Elevations up to 7,200 feet. Getting in/out of a boat.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival San José (Costa Rica), 1 night; coach to Sarapiquí, 3 nights; coach to San Gerardo de Dota, 2 nights; coach to Carara, 3 nights; coach to San José, 1 night; departure.

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10 nights of accommodations
28 meals: 10 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 9 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
11 Field trips
8 Hands-on experiences

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4.8
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