Adventure Travel in Central America

146 Adventure Travel Abroad Programs in Central America

International Student Volunteers

Travel throughout Costa Rica on a combined volunteer and adventure program from International Student Volunteers. Take the opportunity to study Spanish while participating in various activities like snorkeling in the Pacific Ocean, zip-lining and rappelling in La Fortuna, and tubing on the Negro River.

Volunteering Worldwide with Frontier

Experience Central America through Frontier programs. Individuals can go scuba diving, mountaineering, horseback riding, and more, in one of five Central American countries. Along with adventure activities participants can also learn about the local culture and develop valuable language skills throughout their program.

Teen Travel Programs with 360 Student Travel

Explore with 360 Student Travel in Central America. Partake in this exchange program and return home with a love for the rich and vibrant culture of Latin America. This program offers language immersion as well as local community service opportunities in Costa Rica.

Adventure Never Grows Old with Broadreach

If you're looking to experience the world, climb aboard. Since 1993, Broadreach has taken over 12,000 students on adventures abroad for middle school, high school and college students. Prepare for hands-on experience, trying new things, making lifelong friends and having amazing adventures while earning a pile of certifications as proof of your achievements. The world awaits!

Dragons Semester & Study Abroad Programs

Dragons combines rugged travel, volunteering, language study, trekking, homestays, internships and the study of culture and philosophy to provide participants with an AUTHENTIC experience of the developing world through summer and semester programs. Embrace your courage and adventure in global citizenship with Where There Be Dragons. Where do you want to go?

Global Works - Travel with Purpose

Wander through Central America with Global Works. Participants from around the world can have a first-hand experience of the simple life of the locals, help in service projects, and learn a new language and culture. This is a four week long adventure program.

Travel For Teens

We have crafted our unique programs to engender love for travel, hunger for learning, curiosity about differences, appreciation of similarities across cultures, and an understanding of what it means to be a global citizen. We look forward to traveling with you!

Putney Student Travel

For 62 years, Putney Student Travel has offered high school and middle school students the opportunity and insight to shape their world through travel, unique cultural engagement, friendship, and fun. Our summer programs include community service, language immersion, adventure travel, pre-college enrichment, and global awareness. We believe that an essential component of every young person’s ed...

Sea|mester Study Abroad at Sea

Sea|mester delivers unique educational journeys where students spend their entire semester at sea, sailing between islands, countries and even continents throughout countless global locations. We offer students the opportunity of discovering… the world by sea, knowledge beyond the classroom and their utmost potential.

Projects Abroad

Learn about the history, culture, and traditions of Central America by joining the Projects Abroad travel adventure program in Costa Rica. This two-week international trip is available to participants from all over the world and offers an immersive homestay, language immersion, and Community Service projects.

Experiment in International Living

Central America boasts an interesting mix of Indian and European culture, and is home to some of the most pristine forests and wildlife in the world. Month long Experiment in International Living programs for high school students are offered in Belize and Costa Rica. These programs let participants delve into the region's beautiful biodiversity and meaningful heritage.

Outward Bound Costa Rica Experience

Hike through the rainforest and stay with local families. Surf warm breaks. Raft down world-class rivers. Explore tropical coral reefs while scuba diving in the Caribbean. Each rainforest adventure combines education and personal growth with unforgettable outdoor challenges.

Toucan Education Programs (TEP)

Gain valuable work experience on an internship program in Central America with Toucan Education Programs (TEP). The program places participants in a wide variety of fields in Belize including education, social services, and healthcare. The program includes accommodations, cultural learning activities, and a chance to earn academic credit.