Adventure Travel in San Jose

61 Adventure Travel Abroad Programs in San Jose

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Volunteer at an English-speaking coastal clinic in Costa Rica with Gapforce. Gapforce staff will meet volunteers at San Jose International Airport and transfer them to a base, where they will undergo a welcome and safety briefing. Volunteers will then be allocated to the clinic by the base, working with dedicated medical staff for either a morning or afternoon shift. No medical experience is ne...

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International Volunteer HQ (IVHQ) is the world's leading volunteer travel organization, providing affordable, safe and responsible volunteer programs in over 30 different destinations around the world. With program fees starting from just USD 10 per day, IVHQ is the volunteer organization of choice for thousands of volunteers every year. Established in 2007, IVHQ has supported over 55,0...

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Broadreach offers experiential summer adventures for middle school, high school and college students, including scuba, sailing, multi-sport, marine biology, language immersion and community service programs that span the globe. Over the years, we've taken thousands of teenagers to some of the world's most incredible destinations -- the islands of the Caribbean, Australia, Fiji, the Solomon Isla...

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The Film In Action Documentary Filmmaking course in Costa Rica is a unique opportunity for aspiring filmmakers, journalists, photographers and anyone interested in community media, international development and travel. The month long program combines tutorials, workshops and immersive practical experience of filmmaking with Costa Rican community groups, with participants producing narrative dri...

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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 ...

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Global Works offers different programs varying in duration, dates, language learning, adventures and service opportunities. Travel adventures include hiking peaks, lush cloud forests, rafting the Pacuare, volcano tours, environmental projects, rain forest excursions, and surfing at pristine beach locations. Valuable community service alongside villagers improves language skills and cultural exc...

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With more than 400 projects worldwide and with 25 years experience of providing ethical travel placements, Frontier can find you the perfect adventure whatever you want to achieve. We offer placements in more than 50 countries including Costa Rica, Madagascar, Fiji and loads more. Here are just some of the options available: Marine Conservation and Diving Travel to beach paradises, scuba...

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Trek from the Caribbean to the Pacific on this cross-country expedition! Our Coast to Coast Expedition Semester includes an immersive 26-day journey on foot through Costa Rica’s lush rain-forests and valleys. Along the way, spend time at rural home-stays to better your Spanish skills and learn about Costa Rican culture and traditions. Hone your leadership skills as you learn to raft-gui...

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Hike, paddle, and zip-line through Costa Rica’s diverse regions and ecosystems, and witness firsthand the country’s environmental sustainability efforts. Spend time in nature reserves and national parks, kayak in the Golfo Dulce, and witness the beauty of Costa Rica’s coastline. Visit cloud forests and learn about Costa Rica’s tropical birds, indigenous animals, and plants. Learn about a local ...

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While Costa Rica has a very high literacy rate and has a very strong tourism industry, there are also quite large impoverished and at-risk communities. This project aims to send volunteers into these communities to help them achieve their goals. There are a variety of projects in different fields volunteers can choose from such as helping with women’s issues, child welfare, or healthcare and ed...

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It is now winter and cold. The good news is down in Costa Rica it is sunny, warm and stays around 70 degrees year round. If you are tired of the cold weather, snow and cold rain, and want to learn a new language with friendly people. Come study abroad at Costa Rica Trip Spanish School.

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Embark on the experience of a lifetime and complete a community service project in Costa Rica! Known for its natural wonders and friendly locals, Costa Rica is the perfect place to get away and give back. Community service programs include a variety of projects, including: helping with beach preservation and community development on the Playa Flamingo Community Project, volunteering at local ...

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Learn to surf or take your skills to the next level during this one-week, spring break program. Live at our base house and soak in the laid-back culture of beach town life. When you’re not surfing, work directly with local families helping to improve their homes and standard of living. You’ll also have the chance to go whitewater rafting and rappel down waterfalls.

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Rain Forest Village Experience: Costa Rica! Costa Rica is a cultural and natural paradise, but most travelers see only the large, tourist resorts. This Road Less Traveled program, however, offers a unique opportunity in the middle of a secluded natural rainforest to help an untouched community create a sustainable future. While helping the community to help themselves, volunteers will be tre...

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The SPI Flamingo Beach, Costa Rica program is located in the province of Guanacaste, along the Pacific Coast. The province is renowned for its breathtakingly beautiful white sand beaches and clear water. The small town of Flamingo Beach is a perfect locale for high school students to practice your Spanish in the mornings and swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, sailing, or just relaxing...