The Deal: What do you get when you combine a love of adventure with a love of free trade coffee? Adventurous Joe, a new Maine-based company started by John Connolly, former manager of L.L. Bean’s Outdoor Discovery Schools. Connolly not only imports coffees from Costa Rica and Peru under the Adventurous Joe label but showcase it with his background in adventure. The first departure, Costa Rica Multi-Sport and Coffee Farm Adventure, runs April 26 to May 5, 2012
What’s the Deal: The trip includes kayaking through Tortuguero National Park among howler and spider monkeys and a spectacular array of birds, staying at Mawumba eco-lodge, whitewater rafting the Pacuare River Gorge, exploring the Rios Tropicales rainforest eco-lodge where you can experience touring and zip lining through the canopy, as well as a coffee farm tour
Details: $1,950.00 per person, based on double occupancy, land-only.
Contact: Adventurous Joe