Adventure Travel in Central America

148 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.

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.

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.

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.

Volunteers For Peace, Inc. - International Voluntary Service

Experience an adventure-packed trip in Central America with the help of Volunteers for Peace. American participants can stay for two weeks in the beautiful country of Costa Rica and participate in community works while living and interacting with the locals. The program includes camping, volunteering, and backpacking abroad.

Adventures with Global Vision International

Experience the culture of Central America by joining one GVI's program in Costa Rica. Individuals can participate in a program that combines volunteering with adventure activities. Participants can join the program for as long as 12 weeks. All participants must be over 18 years of age.

Earthwatch Institute

Have the adventure of a lifetime in Central America with the Earthwatch Institute. Worldwide participants can give back to the environment by participating in an expedition to different areas of the world, including Costa Rica, Belize, and Nicaragua. This two-week adventure travel program offers excursions, housing, and meals.