Dec. 13-22, 2019
EXPERIENCE COSTA RICA
Costa Rica is a rugged, rainforested Central American country with coastlines on the Caribbean and Pacific. This eco-tourism trip will include three days at the beach in Manuel Antonio National Park, a small National Park located on the Pacific Coast, two days serving with a local ministry helping an orphanage, with refugees, or in construction. You also will visit San Jose, the capital Costa Rica, and spend one day at Waterfall Garden La paz and Paos Volcano.
The trip will be based at Portantorchas, 10 miles from San Jose, the capital city. Portantorchas is part of Torchbearers of the Capernwray Missionary Fellowship. The first Center was founded in England in 1947. The ministry has 25 centers worldwide. This GEO/eco-tourism trip will include three days at the beach in Manuel Antonio National Park, a small National Park located on the Pacific Coast; a visit to an area coffee plantation; one day diving into the capital of San Jose; and one day visiting Waterfall Garden La Paz and Paos Volcano (if this one is open).
The all inclusive cost for the trip will be determined by the number of students who attend. The cost of the program is $2,100. This price includes round-trip flights, 8 nights of room and board, and all excursions, including museum fees, coffee plantation tour and a special rainforest canopy tour. Price may vary slightly based upon date-of-purchase of airline ticket pricing
All students are welcome. There is limited space (only 12 students maximum). Pick up an application in the Center for Student Life or Dr. Keith Huey’s office.