Sustainability & Educational
San José, Longo Mai, Bribripa Kaneblo, ASOPROLA, Manuel Antonio National Park.
Arrive to Costa Rica Welcoming, arrive to Juan Santamaría international airport, one of our representative will be out of the airport waiting for the group, and transfer to the hotel el Marañon 20 minutes aproximately
Hotel El Marañon:
El Marañón is located in La Trinidad, a peaceful and quiet village just 20 minutes from the airport and the capital San José; this is a perfect place to start and to finish the trip around Costa Rica, a beautiful place surrounded by nature.
Located in the south of Costa Rica, in Salitre of Buenos Aires of Puntarenas, the Bribri´s are the biggest community of indigenous in Costa Rica, this community has around of with 450 hectares of conservation.
In this place we are going to interact with the people from the community and experiment their food and traditions, also we are going to walk around the forest and see all the different species of medicinal plants, trees, birds and we are lucky some animals on the forest.
The group will visit La Sabana, is a very nice hike to see the sunshine, after we will have breakfast to prepare for the next activity Cacao process. The students will have the opportunity to prepare and to produce the cacao powder.
After a traditional breakfast, we are going to start a 6 hours’ round trip hike or harvest sugar cane or rice (seasonal) depend the student’s choice.
During one night, we will enjoy traditional activities, music and dances from the Bribri’s community
Part of the activities is work next to the locals, planting trees
In this place the student will learn about the different process of the community, when you visit ASOPROLA you will help not only the families in the community, you are helping the conservation of the biggest national park in Costa Rica, La Amistad. This community produce coffee, organic vegetables, honey, and sustainable and rural tourism
During our stay we are going to visit one of the best natural atractives on the area, with a beautiful view of the small towns around ASOPROLA the natural hotsprings of Aguas Calientes.
Another important visit is the local ice cream parlour, there we can try different flavors from the local fruits
One of the most famous park in Costa Rica, Manuel Antonio National Park is the house of many species of flora and fauna, like the four species of monkeys exist in Costa Rica, birds, mammals and many different species of birds
In side of the national park we will enjoy of the beautiful beaches and watch the monkeys and if we are lucky could see the wonderful sloth
Hotel El Marañon
After the wonderful time spend around Costa Rica, is time to back to San José and prepare the trip back to your country
Transfer to the airport
Our tour leader will pick you up and continue the trip to the airport
¡We wish you a wonderful trip back home!