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Conservation in Costa Rica

Tour information

Group Leader:
  Emily Sowell
Tour ID:
Tour Name:
  Conservation in Costa Rica
Tour Provider:
  Educational Tours
Departure Date:
  Saturday, Jul 09, 2016
Return Date:
  Sunday, Jul 17, 2016
Number of Days:
Departure City:
Total price
$2,490 for Students
N/A per month
$2,765 for Adults
N/A per month

Price details ¹

Program Price ² $2,490
Weekend Supplement $70
Weekend Supplement ($70)
Peace of Mind Free

Monthly Total
For Students (under 20) N/A $2,490
Adult Supplement $275
For Adults N/A $2,765

Tour items not included

Insurance Coverage Plan $155

Tour description

Service tours provide an opportunity for you to immerse yourself in a new culture in a unique and meaningful way. In addition to your Service Learning activities, you’ll enjoy the biodiversity of this beautiful country from every angle by visiting the hot springs of the Arenal region, hiking to La Fortuna Waterfall, taking an exciting canopy tour and even going kayaking.

EF is the World Leader in International Education

Our mission and our passion are one in the same. For over 45 years and with 400 schools and offices in more than 50 countries, we've helped 15 million people become citizens of the world by breaking down barriers of language, culture and geography. Through educational travel, cultural exchanges, language training and degree programs-we put education first.


  • Day 1: Fly to Costa Rica
  • Day 2: Playa Palo Seco • Central Pacific Coast
  • Day 3: Central Pacific Coast
  • Day 4: Central Pacific Coast
  • Day 5: Central Pacific Coast • Arenal Region
  • Day 6: Arenal region
  • Day 7: Arenal region
  • Day 8: Arenal region • San José
  • Day 9: Depart for home

¹ Adult supplement required for travelers age 20 and older at the time of travel. Change and cancellation fees of up to the total price will apply. Applicable airline baggage fees are not included and can be found at All prices subject to verification by EF Tour Consultant. To view EF's Booking Conditions, visit

² Program fee valid for all who enroll from Friday, January 17, 2014 through Friday, January 31, 2014.

EF's guaranteed lowest price includes:

  • On-tour transportation

    We take care of all the travel details so teachers, chaperones and students can enjoy the tour to the fullest. That means we take care of flights, buses, trains, cruise ships, ferries, and subways.
  • Accommodations

    Ok, everyone might be too excited to sleep. But for those who are ready for a good night’s rest, we ensure safe, comfortable hotels with private bathrooms.
  • Meals

    Regional-style breakfasts and local restaurants for some dinners are part of the tour experience. We leave lunches up to the individual so everyone has the chance to explore their own tastes.

  • Full-time Tour Director

    We have the best Tour Directors in the business. These trusted, friendly individuals are with the group 24/7 to handle all on-tour logistics and to provide cultural insights everywhere the group goes.
  • Sightseeing tours led by expert local guides

    Your group will get the in-depth version of the world’s greatest attractions. The group will be joined by licensed, local guides on tours of anything from the Vatican City to Versailles.
  • Entrances into the world’s greatest attractions

    Students, alongside their teachers, will step inside the world’s most inspiring places. With EF, those entrance fees are included.

  • Connections with friends and family

    TourLink, our online travel journal, is the place for students, teachers and chaperones to share the tour with friends and family back home. It also connects to Facebook for even more fun.
  • Worldwide support, safety and security

    We have over 400 schools and offices in more than 50 countries, which means if something happens, we can react quickly and in person. We also include our $15 million liability policy and $1 million consumer protection plan at no additional cost to travelers.
  • Accreditation

    We're fully accredited, just like your school. Students and teachers can earn credit by taking an EF tour and completing required coursework.

Everything included in this EF tour:

  • Round-trip airfare
  • Comfortable motorcoach
  • 8 overnight stays in hotels
  • 3 meals daily
  • Full-time Tour Director
  • Sightseeing to natural attractions
  • Entrances: Crocodile farm • Hot springs • Canopy tour • Kayaking • La Fortuna waterfall • Folklore Evening
  • Experiential learning: Community service program at Playa Palo Seco in Central Pacific Coast

For more information, call EF at 800-665-5364