This course is a mix of interactive instruction and nature immersion with meaningful exercises to develop your permaculture practice. Come prepared to engage yourself indoors and outdoors. Class will take place from 9am-5pm each day, with evening activities as well, except during the arrival and departure day. Plan to arrive to the venue by 5pm on February 10th. Class will end by 4pm on February 16th. Consider extending your stay to explore local attractions like plentiful nature reserves, numerous beaches, and volcanic mountains.
Locals can arrive to the destination by any means of their choosing. For international travelers, plan to fly into either Daniel Oduber International Airport in Liberia, Costa Rica or Juan Santamaria International Airport in San Jose, Costa Rica. We will help you with transportation company recommendations and will organize the class beforehand for ridesharing. Car rentals are easy means to get from the airport to the destination as well. Contact us for more details.
Comfortable lodging is included in tuition and is provided at Rancho Margot in bunk and group occupancy. Double or single rooms may be available for an additional charge. More info coming soon!
Meals are included and will be prepared for the class with locally grown ingredients. Reasonable accommodation for food allergies can be made. Please notify us in advance so we can plan for your needs appropriately.
Setting & Weather
Course takes place at beautiful Rancho Margot near Lake Arenal. Weather can vary significantly in Costa Rica and is generally warm and humid during the day and slightly cooler at night. Prepare to dress in layers for maximum comfort. This course will take place in the dry season, but rain can still occur.
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