Study Abroad in San José, Costa Rica

Study Abroad in San José: Itinerary

September 24, 2016 | December 17, 2016

Fall Semester, 12-Week Program

Saturday, September 24

Optional flight from U.S. to Costa Rica*. Transfer to accommodation**

Sunday, September 25

AIFS Orientation and city tour

Monday, September 26

Veritas Orientation

Tuesday, September 27

Semester begins

Saturday, October 1

Day trip to Poás Volcano and La Paz Waterfall

Friday, October 7 to
Sunday, October 9

3-day excursion to Manuel Antonio National Park

Friday, October 21 to
Sunday, October 23

3-day excursion to Arenal Volcano, hot springs spa and Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

Saturday, November 5 to
Sunday, November 6

Optional excursion to Sarapiquí ($195)

Friday, November 25 to
Monday, November 28

Optional excursion to Granada, Nicaragua ($425)

Monday, December 12 to
Friday, December 16


Saturday, December 17

Optional return flight from Costa Rica to U.S.*

Dates and itinerary are tentative and subject to change.

* Included for students on the AIFS Flight Package only.

Students not selecting the AIFS Flight Package are responsible for arranging their own U.S.-San José, San José - U.S. flights according to the most up-to-date itinerary.