Adventure Travel in Central America

149 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.

Rustic Pathways

Visit New Zealand with Rustic Pathways and sky jump at the Sky Tower in Auckland, snowboard in Treble Cone, or scuba dive at one of the remote islands of Viti Levu. Placements are in cities including Auckland, Yasawa Island, and Rotorua. Available for worldwide participants.

College Service Learning Trips to Costa Rica

EcoTeach works with conservation and community projects in Costa Rica that are inspired and managed by local Costa Ricans. We want to help you be an integral part of a learning experience to remember by participating in hands-on conservation work that might include working with endangered sea turtles, building "smokeless stoves" for migrant coffee workers, accompanying scientists on research b...

Gapforce

Discover the wonders found in Central America while taking part in this international program offered by Gapforce. Individuals have the chance to either lead an expedition course, become a Mayan medic, or even visit stunning jungles. The various types of travel in this unique Central American adventure may include Caving, Trekking, and Scuba.

The Osa EcoExpereince at the Osa Mountian Village Resort

We practice Permaculture growing systems and various sustainable growing techniques at our location. Our experience is hands on experimentation and implementation of systems and process to yield the most organic produce possibly in our jungle environment without using the traditional chemical based growing systems. We have recently installed Talapia ponds and a free range chicken area tha...

Adventure Programs at Globe Aware

Globe Aware in Central America offers a chance for volunteers of all ages to give back to nature. Help an untouched community develop a sustainable future. The two week long international program includes Excursions, Volunteerism, and Adventure Activities.

Volunteer for the Nicaragua Healthcare Program

Who Should Volunteer at the Clinic? Anybody can volunteer at the clinic! You do not need any formal health care training to qualify! Social workers, physicians, retired people, students, nurses, lawyers, teachers, EMTs, civilians, surgeons, the general public, veterinarians, armed forces personnel, specialty physicians, dental hygienists, pharmacists, general dentists, specialty dentists, po...

Teens Study Spanish in Liberia, Costa Rica!

Our Teen Program is an exciting mixture of adventure and language study that is bound to be a valuable, life-changing experience. Undoubtedly, the best way to advance quickly in Spanish is through total immersion: being in a Spanish-speaking country and living with a local family. Students absorb the culture and apply the Spanish they learn in class to everyday situations, fun extracurricular a...

Institute for Sustainable International Studies

Learn about tropical ecology in Central America on an adventure travel program with the Institute for Sustainable International Studies. Participants may choose to study sustainable tropical ecology or healing practices in Belize. Programs may include extensive interaction with indigenous peoples, excursions to Mayan archaeological sites, and travel across the country.

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...

A Broader View Volunteers Corp

Indulge in a Central American cultural adventure through A Broader View Volunteers Corp. Join Student Tours, Native Culture Studies, and Volunteering activities in Honduras. Visit various attractions across the country such as the Cayos Cochinos, Comayagua during Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday, and the Rio Platano Biosphere Reserve.

Visions Service Adventures

Take an adventure through Central America with Visions Service Adventures and experience the authentic history, culture, and beauty of Nicaragua. Help teach handicrafts to orphans, assist local NGO's community service endeavors, or join reforestation projects. The trips are open to worldwide participants and offer flexible start dates.