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Extension: Tortuguero National Park & Other Natural Wonders

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Program #21795RJ
4 Days | 3 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
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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.
Green sea turtles are one of Costa Rica’s many exotic gems, and there’s no better place to see them than in the heart of Tortuguero National Park. On this pre- or post-extension program, thrill in the sight and study of these endangered creatures and join naturalists as they offer insight on the biodiversity along Tortuguero’s many canals and waterways.

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Road Scholar in Costa Rica: Celebrating 40 Years of Learning Adventures

Highlights

• Learn about sea turtle monitoring during a field trip to the Sea Turtle Conservancy, located along 21 miles of black sand beach.
• Join a naturalist for an exploration of Tortuguero National Park, and learn about the many species that inhabit its rivers and canals.
• Spot nocturnal creatures during a nighttime boat safari with a naturalist.

Itinerary Summary

Arrival Tortuguero, 2 nights; coach to San José, 1 night; departure.

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3 nights of accommodations
8 meals: 3 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners
1 Expert-led lectures
5 Field trips

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