Passage Through the Panama Canal and Costa Rica

Date: February 9 - 17, 2018

Price: from $4,995 (airfare not included)

Travel Partner: Gohagan

Ship Capacity: 210

Trip Status: Taking Reservations

Email aggieadventures@ucdavis.edu or call (530) 752 – 4502 for specific questions.

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. Call at rarely-visited Cebaco Island and discover the rich marine life in its spectacular coral reefs. Learn about the latest investigations in tropical ecology at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI). 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 Dynamic Panama Post-Program Options.

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*All dates and pricing are subject to minor changes.