Adventure Travel in Central America

160 Adventure Travel Abroad Programs in Central America

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.

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!

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.

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.

Center for Engaged Learning Abroad (CELA)

Learn about tropical ecology in Central America on an adventure travel program with CELA. 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.

Incredible Volunteering in Guatemala: Costs from USD 275

Volunteers are required NOW through International Volunteer HQ's partner organization in Guatemala! With a wide range of volunteering placements available, volunteers can choose from teaching English, childcare and orphanage work, medical placements, work with elderly, animal care and animal rights, and construction and renovation work in Guatemala. * Teaching English The ability to speak...

Travel For Teens

Our second trip to Costa Rica is just as full of adventure activities, wildlife observation and community service as our first Costa Rica trip, and the two trips can be combined for over three weeks of adventure travel and community service! Well swim next to a 210 foot waterfall, horseback ride, see more tropical wildlife in its natural habitat than you can anywhere else in the world, zipline ...

Seamester: Transpacific, Caribbean to Tahiti - 90 days

Sea|mester offers unique educational voyages where students learn some of the most important lessons beyond academics: teamwork, hard work, and personal responsibility. For more than 40 years, we have consistently delivered outstanding educational experiences for students. We design our programs to provide engaging learning experiences with real outcomes in ways that are impossible to replicate...

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.

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.

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.

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.

Where There Be Dragons

Central America - a narrow strip of steaming jungles and fiery volcanoes, unites two massive continents and splits the world's largest oceans. Rising out of the sea at a confluence of five tectonic plates, this causeway of cultures and ecological diversity is an explosion of rapid biological and cultural change. Today the countries of Central America continue their historic legacy of adaptatio...

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...