Adventure Travel in Central America

144 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.

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.

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.

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.

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!

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.