Area residents are invited to travel the world with Ocean Pines as the Recreation and Parks Department, in partnership with Collette Vacations Travel, heads to Costa Rica, Italy and Iceland in 2019.
A special presentation for those interested in the trips to Costa Rica and Italy will be held on Thursday, Sept. 20 at 5 p.m. at the Ocean Pines Community Center, located at 235 Ocean Parkway.
A nine-day trip to tropical Costa Rica will embark on March 25. Travelers will visit San Jose, Guanacaste and the town of Zarcero and its topiary garden. Other highlights include visits to a coffee plantation, the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, the Cano Negro Wildlife Refuge and a hanging bridges or ziplining adventure.
The price of the trip starts at $2,919 per person for triple occupancy and includes 13 meals and round-trip airfare from Philadelphia International Airport. An early-booking discount is available.
Discover the history, culture, art and romance of Italy May 8-17. The trip will begin in Rome, head on a scenic journey through Tuscany to Siena and will make stops in Florence, Venice, Murano Island and Milan. Participants will also get to indulge in a chianti winery tour and cooking class.
The ten-day trip includes 13 meals and round-trip airfare from Philadelphia International Airport. Prices start at $3,999 per person for triple occupancy. An early-booking discount is available.
A trip featuring Iceland’s magical Northern Lights will be held Nov. 1-7. Over the course of seven days, travelers will experience Reykjavik, a Northern Lights cruise, Thingvellir National Park, the Skogar Folk Museum and more.
Starting at $3,829 per person, the trip includes ten meals and round-trip airfare from Dulles International Airport. An elite airfare upgrade is available.
For more information about these trips, contact Debbie Donahue at the Ocean Pines Recreation and Parks Department at 410-641-7052 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information regarding additional recreational programs, including an online version of the Ocean Pines Activity Guide, is available at OceanPines.org.