Spanish Immersion & Pacific Explorer EduTour

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Highlights

Enjoy the Breathtaking Shores of Costa Rica while you Learn Spanish and See the World on one of the most fun trips that Global EduTours has to offer!
The Tour offers a wide variety of experiences that will help you improve your Spanish Speaking Skills and introduce you to a vibrant new culture, all while having the time of your life!
One of our most exciting and scenic tours, it is full of educational and entertaining activities! Learn Spanish, witness Tortuga Island, Jacò Beach, the Crocodile Man Tour, and more!
Improve your Spanish with one-on-one and group sessions with some of the finest Spanish Professors that Costa Rica has to offer while engaging in Culturally Immersive activities!
Adventures with this much educational value in one of the most desired vacation destinations on Earth will fill up fast, so don’t wait! Sign up today for the trip of a lifetime!
Join us as we explore the Costa Rica’s Pacific Coast region while immersing yourself in the Spanish Language! This volunteer program is especially suitable for:
Age 17+
Singles
Couples
Families
Groups
50+
Wheel Chairs

Enjoy the Breathtaking Shores of Costa Rica while you Learn Spanish and See the World!

The Spanish Immersion & Pacific Explorer EduTour offers a wide variety of experiences that will help you improve your Spanish Speaking Skills and introduce you to a vibrant new culture, all while having the time of your life!

Spanish classes are most mornings of the Two Week Trip. Four hour sessions with our Professional Spanish Tutors will take you from novice to Español Expert with group sessions and one-on-one interaction.

Along with amazingly in-depth classes and self-study times in the afternoons, you’ll also get to practice your Spanish with entertaining and culturally immersive activities!

For instance, Day Three of the Spanish Immersion & Pacific EduTour includes an afternoon of Latino Dancing Lessons that let you practice your new Spanish skills and take home some Merengue, Salsa, and Bachata steps as well!

On Day Four and Five, the Afternoons are filled with the Tropical Fruits & Costa Rica Cooking Class! Find the flavor of Costa Rica in entertaining and educational classes that will teach you simple ways to make delicious Costa Rican Dishes!

And then…Explore on Day Seven as the Spanish Immersion & Pacific Explorer EduTour takes you to a Weekend Adventure to the Poàs Volcano, (the Biggest Active Geiser in the World!), followed by La Paz Waterfall Gardens!

The San Luis Canopy Tour is the following Day…After Breakfast at the hotel, experience this amazing opportunity to take in the breathtaking Heredia’s Mountain and enjoy a high-flying adventure amidst its Tropical Rain Forests!

Back to the grind in Week 2! More Spanish Classes and Latino Dancing Lessons on Day 10 are followed by a rare Costa Rican Experience as the Spanish Immersion & Pacific EduTour offers a Britt Coffee Tour (an exciting, behind the scenes look at some of the most delicious brew in the world!).

And then, Witness the Best of the Pacific! Manuel Antonio National Park is host to some of the most beautiful scenery and intriguing history on Earth and is followed by free time at the sparkling beaches of Costa Rica!

But the fun isn’t nearly over! Venture to Famed Tortuga Island White sandy beaches are home to snorkeling, scuba diving, or relaxation in the sunshine and enjoyable time with your new friends!

On your last full day of the Spanish Immersion & Pacific Explorer EduTour, witness the splendor of Jacò Beach and take the Crocodile Man Tour down the windy Tàrcoles River, home of amazing vegetation, crocodiles in their natural habitat, rare birds, iguanas, and other animals!

One of our most exciting and scenic tours, the Spanish Immersion & Pacific Explorer EduTour is full of educational and entertaining activities that will change your life! For adventures like these, the spots will fill up fast so don’t delay! Sign up now to learn Spanish and enjoy one of the best vacation spots on Earth!


Typical day


Day 1: Arrival Day

  • Pick up at Juan Santamaría International Airport in San José. Transport to your accommodation.
  • Evening: Welcome dinner.
DAY 2: ORIENTATION & SPANISH CLASSES
  • Breakfast: At your hotel.
  • Private transport to the Spanish School (1km). Group Orientation/Welcome Meeting. Small Groups or one on one Spanish Lessons (4hrs).
  • Afternoon: Self-study/practice time.
  • Evening: Free time to explore the local area.
DAY 3: SPANISH CLASSES + LATINO DANCING LESSONS 
  • Evening: Latino Dancing Lessons (3pm – 5pm). Salsa, merengue, bachata.
DAY 4: SPANISH CLASSES + TROPICAL FRUITS & COSTA RICA COOKING CLASS 
  • Evening: Tropical Fruits & Costa Rica Cooking Class (3pm – 5pm).
DAY 5: SPANISH CLASSES + TROPICAL FRUITS & COSTA RICA COOKING CLASS 
  • Evening: Latino Dancing Lessons (3pm – 5pm). Salsa, merengue, bachata. 
DAY 6: SPANISH CLASSES 
DAY 7: POÁS VOLCANO - BIGGEST ACTIVE GEISER IN THE WORLD + LA PAZ WATERFALL GARDENS
  • Guided day tour to Poás Volcano & La Paz Waterfall Gardens. Includes bilingual guide, entrance to the National Park & lunch.
DAY 8: SAN LUIS CANOPY TOUR
  • Today we will take the San Luis Canopy Tour in the wonderful Heredia’s Mountains. Enjoy flying in the middle of the tropical rain forest.
DAY 9: SPANISH CLASSES 
DAY 10: SPANISH CLASSES + LATINO DANCING LESSONS 
  • Evening: Latino Dancing Lessons (3pm – 5pm). Salsa, merengue, bachata.
DAY 11: SPANISH CLASSES + BRITT COFFEE TOUR 
  • Evening: Britt Coffee Tour (3pm onwards).
DAY 12: BEST OF THE PACIFIC - MANUEL ANTONIO NATIONAL PARK
  • Private transport to Manuel Antonio National Park
DAY 13: TORTUGA ISLAND TOUR
  • After breakfast we will take a trip to Tortuga Island.
DAY 14: BEST OF PACIFIC - JACÓ BEACH & CROCODILES TOUR
  • After breakfast we will make our way to Tárcoles River where we will take the Crocodile Man Tour. We will see crocodiles in their wild habitat, lots of different birds, iguanas & other wildlife, not to mention the magnificent flora.
  • Evening: Farewell Dinner & Certificates Ceremony.
DAY 15: RETURN TO SAN JOSÉ + DEPARTURE DAY 

Free-time activities

Latino Dancing Lessons
Tropical Fruits & Costa Rica Cooking Class
Guided day tour to Poás Volcano & La Paz Waterfall Gardens.
San Luis Canopy Tour in the wonderful Heredia’s Mountains.
Sightseeing
Shopping/
Souvenirs
Hiking

Program Requirements

In order to join the program you need to be at least 17 years old on the program start date.
Language Skills
You need to speak English (basic level)
Nationality Restrictions
No restrictions. Helping hands from all over the world are welcome.
Other Skills
No skills neccessary
Time Commitment
Your helping hand will be required on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

Included Services

Services by Global EduTours

  • Pre-Departure Support
  • Meals (as detailed)
  • Site Entry Fees
  • Quality Accommodation
  • Professional Tour Guide
  • Airport Transfers

Airport Pickup at Juan Santamaria International Airport
Included (x2)
Juan Santamaría International Airport, Costa Rica (CODE:SJO)
Accommodation
Hotel/Hostel
Twin/Multi-Share (single supplement available)
Hotel Youth Hostel
Food & Beverages
Breakfasts and Dinners Included
Internet Access
Good access at the project site
What's NOT included?
Visa, flights, travel insurance or vaccinations are NOT included in the program fees.
Flight Tickets
The nearest airport is Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO) in San Jose. We assist you to find cheap flights to Costa Rica.
Travel Insurance
Going abroad is an adventure and it is always best to be prepared. Sudden illness or injury, cancellation or theft - a travel insurance for Costa Rica provides security and is a plus to have.
Vaccines
If you are intending to volunteer in Costa Rica you should seek medical advice before starting your social journey. Check your required vaccinations for Costa Rica.

Dates & Fees

NO CREDIT CARD FEES

Details on arrival

Tours start on the 1st Sunday of each month.
Availability
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Duration
3 - 3 weeks

Program fees

Costs: Prices in USD
15 days (min. stay)
$ 3,660
15 days (max. stay)
$ 3,660
Average fees
$ 1,708 /week

Please note that the above shown program fees are estimated and subject to exchange rate fluctuations. Global EduTours will let you know about the final price during your application process.
Deposit (15%)
The deposit is simply to reserve your volunteer placement. Payments are handled by PayPal, our trusted global payment provider. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can also pay using a credit card.
Final Payment (85%)
Your final payment will be agreed with Global EduTours during the application process. Common solutions are either via bank transfer or a cash payment at the project site.

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