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COSTA RICA / PANAMA

Adventures Afloat: The Natural and Man-Made Marvels of Panama and Costa Rica

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Program #16247RJ
9 Days | 8 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderately Challenging
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.
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.
Unlock the mysteries of this tropical wonderland from one of the world’s greatest man-made mega structures, the Panama Canal, to Mother Nature’s manifold wonders hidden in the pristine waters and virgin rainforests of Costa Rica. Local experts immerse you in the natural and human diversity of the region.


Highlights

• Watch monkeys and birds zipping through the forest at Manual Antonio National Park.
• Go ashore at Isla Coiba, one of Panama’s most remote national parks and a perfect area for snorkeling and kayaking.
• By special arrangement, join experts from the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute to explore the tropical rainforest of Barro Colorado Island.

Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

Walking up to one mile in one hour over uneven and sometimes slippery terrain; some stairs.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Panama City (Panama), 1 night, coach to Colon, embark National Geographic Sea Lion, 7 nights (ports of call include Barro Colorado Island, Gulf of Panama Islets, Isla Coiba National Park, Golfo Duce (Costa Rica), Osa Peninsula, Manuel Antonio National Park); disembark Herradura (Costa Rica), transfer to San Jose, departure.

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Jan 16 — Jan 24, 2015 $5990  
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Special Offer: Free round-trip air from Miami is included in the program price! Low add-ons from many cities are also available. [Call an Advisor toll free at (877) 426-8056 for more information.] Please note free airfare may be limited. We suggest enrolling as soon as possible to ensure availability.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
8 nights of accommodations
23 meals: 8 breakfasts, 7 lunches, 8 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
8 Field trips
2 Hands-on experiences

Ratings

4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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