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Alumni in Costa Rica

This year the Mount St. Mary's Alumni Office is partnering with Professor Diana Rodriguez-Lozano to offer our inaugural Alumni Travel experience. From seasoned travelers to those who have never traveled to Central America before, this trip is designed to fit any lifestyle, travel interest and budget.

Costa Rica Trip Details

The trip will span nine days/ eight nights of six nights at both Costa Rica Marriott (San José) and Marriott Los Sueños; One night at Arenal Paraíso Hotel; One night at Hampton Inn and Suites. All breakfasts are included.

Dates: August 3-11, 2014
Cost: $2,015 - per person, single occupancy
$1,380 - per person, double occupancy
Registration: Deadline for registration - January 15, 2014

Download the Trip Information and Reservation Form or Register Online.

Contact Us

Maureen Plant, Director of Alumni Relations

Costa Rica TRavel Itinerary

Activity and Details
Sunday, Aug. 3

Costa Rica Trip ImageArrival in Costa Rica
Stay at Costa Rica Marriott (San José)

Monday Aug. 4

Marriot Los SuenosNoon departure for Marriott Los Sueños Ocean & Golf Resort
Afternoon free

Tuesday, Aug. 5

Manuel Antiono BeachOptional Morning Excursion ($10) to
Manuel Antonio National Park / Beach
Afternoon free
Stay at Marriott Los Sueños Ocaen & Golf Resort

Wed., Aug. 6

National Theatre Costa Rica9:30 a.m. return to San José
Afternoon - 3 hours free time to explore San José city
recommended visits to Teatro Nacional and Museo del Oro (entrance fees not included)
Stay at Costa Rica Marriott (San José)

Thursday, Aug. 7

DCosta Rica Dancersay Free - 5:30 p.m. Ram Luna dinner show
Stay at Costa Rica Marriott (San José)

Friday, Aug. 8

Coffee Tour imageLa Paz Waterfall with lunch & Doka Coffee Tour
Group Dinner
Stay at Costa Rica Marriott (San José)

Saturday, Aug. 9

Departure for Sarchí and Arenal, lunch included
Tabacón Hot Springs with dinner
Stay at Arenal Paraíso Hotel Resort & Spa

Sunday, Aug. 10

Malekus DuelMalekus Village visit / Lunch in La Fortuna town
Stay at the Hampton Inn and Suites near the airport

Monday, Aug. 11

Return to the U.S.A.

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