A professional bilingual local guide leads the group; all of the activities listed are included and managed by the local guide.
White sand beaches and waterfalls. Monkeys, sloths, butterflies, birds. Ziplining and surfing. Chocolate farms and coffee plantations. All this and more make Costa Rica an adventure lover’s paradise. But did you know that Costa Rica is often called the Switzerland of Latin America for its lack of a military? It’s considered one of the most politically stable countries in the region! Practice your Spanish and learn more about why Costa Rica abolished the military over a plate of gallo pinto with your Tico host family and find out why Ticos are known to be some of the happiest people on earth.
Speak: Spanish with your Tico classmates and learn the real meaning of pura vida!
Learn: how chocolate is made or how Ticos use colorful masks for their festivals.
Do: spend an afternoon playing fútbol with local school children.