Costa Rica 9 day Class Trip

  • 9 days
  • Middle School, High School

Between sandy beaches, lush tropical forests and stunning landscapes and wildlife, you don’t have to look far to see why this beautiful and fascinating country’s name translates to “the rich coast”. Your students will never forget this dynamic and diverse educational adventure!

Here's What's On Deck:

Meet at the airport to check in for your flight to San Jose, Costa Rica!

Arrive in San Jose, meet your tour leader, hop on your motorcoach, and transfer to the hotel to check in for a well-deserved night’s rest.

Following breakfast, you’ll venture to Heredia and spend the day exploring the Poas Volcano National Park. The volcano is still active!

Visit a coffee plantation where you’ll learn about the production and how coffee has shaped Costa Rica’s culture throughout the years.

Dinner at your hotel before free time and a well-deserved night rest.

After breakfast and orientation at the hotel with your tour leader, it’s time to head off to Sarapiqui!

Delve into a workshop dedicated to chocolate. You’ll learn about the history of the cocoa tree, and tour an ancient plantation where your local guide will reveal the secrets of the cocoa fruit. And what better way to conclude than by sampling organic tropical forest chocolate?

Check in to the Pozo Azul Tent Suites, where you’ll enjoy the comfortable of a luxury tropical tent hotel. Complete with electricity, a bathroom, and a superb view from your personal terrace.

Time for dinner and free time before a well-deserved night’s rest.

Breakfast and orientation at the hotel with your tour leader.

Rafting adventure on the Sarapiqui River! It’s ideal for beginners and experts alike, a smooth but exciting ride accompanied by the view of dozens of toucans and other rare bird species.

Following lunch at a local restaurant, you’ll embark on an epic zip lining excursion from more than 45 feet up amidst the tropical forest.

After dinner at the Pozo Azul Lodge, you’ll venture out into the night for a guided visit of unique insects, reptiles, and other nocturnal animals.

Back to the hotel for a well-deserved night’s rest.

After breakfast and orientation with your tour leader it’s time to head out to Arenal!

Lace up your boots and visit the Arenal National Park for a hike to the foot of the active volcano.

Free time for lunch in the village of La Fortuna.

Check in to the hotel before dipping into the relaxing Baldi Thermal Baths. The water is naturally heated by the volcano and the temperature varies from pool to pool. Oh, and did we mention waterslides?

Buffet dinner at the local Baldi Restaurant before heading back to the hotel for a well-deserved night’s rest.

Check out of your hotel after breakfast and orientation and hit the road for Ouepos!

You’ll detour for lunch through the Tilaran Mountains, which contain 437 plant and animal species.

It’s safari time! Exploring the Rio Tarcoles is the perfect way to observe the biggest wild crocodiles of Costa Rica. You’ll discover vast mangroves and the wide variety of birds that call them home, and observe the crocodiles and flamingos in their natural habitat

Arrive in Ouepos, check in to your hotel and settle in for dinner, free time, and a well-deserved night’s rest.

Breakfast and orientation at the hotel with your tour leader.

It’s time to head out to the legendary Manuel Antonio Park, a lush network of tropical forest and pristine sandy beaches. Picnics, wildlife, and free time on some of the world’s best beaches await!

Head back to your hotel for dinner, free time, and a well-deserved night’s rest.

Breakfast and orientation at the hotel with your tour leader, following check out.

Spend the morning on the beach. Ever wondered who you’d fare on a surfboard? Lessons are available (individual expense; one teacher per three students).

Lunch, then it’s all aboard! Next stop: San Jose.

Arrive in the nation’s capital in time to check in to your hotel, grab some dinner and settle in for the night.

Breakfast and orientation at the hotel with your tour leader, following check out.

Make your way to the airport to check in for your flight home.

Arrive home, where friends and family will be eager to hear all about your Costa Rican adventure.

Travelling with Jumpstreet

By travelling with us you will have access to:

  • Our emergency line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week'
  • Our amazing Tour Leader team! We recruit, hire and train our own TLs and conduct detailed background checks as part of the hiring process
  • Your payments are placed in a Bonded Trust account'
  • Jumpstreet Tours maintains $25 million in general liability insurance

You help contribute to a greener planet!

A Jumpstreet tour:

  • Is always carbon neutral
  • All our Tour Leaders receive training on sustainable tourism and will give your group tips on how to be more eco-friendly