Gap year Costa Rica
With 800 miles of coastline, Costa Rica is gap-year heaven. This is a beach paradise, and one with plant life in super-abundance and the highest density of wildlife in the world. The country has been careful to make the most of it all, too, and has become a leader in ecotourism, with more protected land areas than anywhere else.
Adventure travel Costa Rica
Costa Rica’s breathtaking natural assets make it a perfect adventure travel destination. Some of the most popular activities are surfing, white water rafting and kite surfing, while Cocos Island is a renowned diving area, with a sizeable population of hammerhead sharks, manta rays and dolphins. Back on dry land, there are more than 100 volcanoes to explore.
Student travel Costa Rica
Considered the safest country in Latin America, Costa Rica is an excellent venue for student travel. Along with its impressive ecotourism credentials and natural attractions, the country scores high on standard of living, and lives up to the national motto of “Pura vida”.
Volunteer work Costa Rica
There are many volunteer work programmes that will help you get more deeply immersed in the culture of Costa Rica. These include conservation work with turtles, rescue projects for the jungle sloth, house building and working with vulnerable children.
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Discover the true beauty and incredible atmosphere of seven of Central America’s most culture-rich countries on this epic month-long journey. ...more
Starting from £1,479
Go on a round-trip adventure through Costa Rica, starting at San José, visiting the east and west coasts and everything else in-between. ...more
Starting from £543
Discover beautiful Caribbean beaches and bustling Central American cities on this 14-day tour through Costa Rica and Panama. ...more
Starting from £639
Become a valuable member of the local community as a volunteer English teacher in beautiful Costa Rica. ...more
Starting from £859
Volunteer as a conservationist in beautiful Costa Rica and help protect sea turtles and their environment. ...more
Starting from £609
A learning experience of a lifetime, you'll get to learn or brush up on your Spanish language skills whilst living and studying in San José, Costa Rica. ...more
Starting from £899
Discover Costa Rica on this fantastic trip that combines super-rewarding volunteer experiences with unforgettable adventures. Includes a turtle conservation... ...more
Starting from £1,049