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Costa Rica: Geotourism & Adventure Tourism STUDY ABROAD Info Session

Costa Rica: Geotourism & Adventure Tourism STUDY ABROAD Info Session

Date and Time

Thursday, October 11, 2018
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Location

  • 511 Eberhard Center

Description

Are you interested in studying abroad in Cost Rica on the Geotourism & Adventure Tourism program? Attend this info session! 

About the program: 

San José, Costa Rica —   ¡Pura Vida! Join an adventure in the tourism capital of Central America – rainforest hikes, white-water rafting, and zip-lining. Explore national parks and natural areas on the coasts of the Pacific and Caribbean Sea. Stay in eco-lodges and experience abundant wildlife, including sloths and sea turtles. Experience culture and beauty in the growing fields of geo– and adventure tourism. 


Highlights: 

  • Engage in zip lining and white water rafting activities to gain a better understanding of Adventure Tourism    
  • Visit National Parks and Preserves to facilitate an understanding of Nature Tourism and wildlife conservation
  • Explore chocolate farms on horseback, tour the world’s only Starbucks coffee plantation, and visit sea turtle and other cultural museums, to facilitate an understanding of agrotourism and conservation

Information

gvsu.edu/studyabroad/costaricahtm

Contact

Mark Gleason
616-331-8828
gleasonm@gvsu.edu
 
John Lipford
616-331-8827
lipfordj@gvsu.edu 

Category

Recurring:

This event also occurred on 11/2/2017, 11/16/2017 and 10/10/2018

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