Dates: February 9 - February 17, 2018
Total Duration: 9 days
Cost: From $5,330 per person, double occupancy
Deposit (per participant): $1,000
Activity level: Moderately Active
Anthropology and School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
Vehicle: M.V. Star Breeze
Tour Operator: Thomas P. Gohagan & Co.
Region: Central And South America
Join us for this spectacular nine-day journey from the Costa Rican rainforest through the mighty locks of the Panama Canal. Spend one night in a deluxe hotel in San José, Costa Rica, then cruise for seven nights from Puerto Caldera, Costa Rica, to Colón, Panama, aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star, all-Suite m.v. Star Breeze, among the highly acclaimed Windstar fleet. Explore the terrestrial wonders of Costa Rica's Manuel Antonio National Park and Curú National Wildlife Refuge. Visit the pristine island paradise of Isla Gobernadora, internationally recognized for bird-watching. Experience a daylight passage through the awe-inspiring Panama Canal to the San Blas Islands, where indigenous Guna people have maintained their traditional lifestyle for centuries. Tour Panama City, including its Casco Antiguo (Old Quarter), a UNESCO World Heritage site. Enjoy lectures by exclusive onboard study leaders throughout the itinerary.
Extend your stay with the Costa Rica's Cloud Forests and Volcanoes Pre-Program and Panama Post-Program Options.