Costa Rica Adventure

Costa Rican  Adventure – Applications open for scholarship!

March 22-March 28, 2019

Round-trip airfare, all transportation, sightseeing tours and site visits, all hotels with private bathroom, breakfast, lunch and dinner daily, full-time multi-lingual tour director:  All-inclusive insurance available.  Sign up now by going to:

Toruguero National Part
Toruguero National Park
Blue Butterflies in costa Rica
Butterfly farm in Costa Rica
Lake Arenal in costa rica
Kayak on Lake Arenal






Apply for Scholarship here:

Bellevue College Student Environmental Sustainability Fund is offering eight scholarships that will cover the cost of trip and the tuition for the class.The scholarships are available for participants enrolled in Spring 2019 HLTH 297 (3cr) Global Wellness Explorations class.

Deadline for Scholarship Application:

  • Early Acceptance – December 1,2018
  • Regular Acceptance – January 1, 2019
  • Late enrollment (if slots remain) – January 15, 2019


Day1 Hola San José

  • Meet your Tour Director and check into hotel
  • Lecture class (group lead)

Day 2 San José–Tortuguero

  • Lecture class (group lead)
  • Travel to Tortuguero
  • Tour Director-led Sightseeing
  • Caribbean Conservation Cooperation Museum

Day 3 Tortuguero

  • Lecture class (group lead)
  • Canal Tour
  • Tortuguero National Park Visit
  • Visit a Butterfly Farm!
  • Explore Tortuguero National Park!
  • Kayak on Lake Arenal!

Day 4 Tortuguero–Arenal

2 hr. Lecture class (group lead)

  • Travel to Arenal
  • Horseback riding
  • Hot Springs visit
  • Nighttime Jungle hike

Day 5 Arenal–Monteverde

  • Lecture class (group lead)
  • Canopy zip-line tour
  • Kayaking tour on Lake Arenal
  • Travel to Monteverde

Day 6 Monteverde-San Jose

  • Lecture class (group lead)
  • Travel to beach (closest one)
  • Beach day
  • Folklore Evening

Day 7 End Tour

Trip participants have the option of enrolling in a Bellevue College 5-credit HLTH 297 HYA  for Spring 19 Quarter Global Wellness Explorations class.

Contact Stella Orechia at 425-564-2353 for more details.


Last Updated November 27, 2018