The Spanish & Adventure Costa Rica trip is especially great for nature lovers. During this trip you will have two weeks of Spanish lessons, accommodation and activities in Turrialba. On the weekend you go river rafting on the river Pacuare. You will stay for one night at the jungle campsite by the river.
Then you willgo for two weeks to Puerto Viejo, a great Caribbean surf village by the sea. Here you will also have two weeks of group Spanish, accommodation at the school and in the intervening weekend a fun guided day trip. You will cycle along the sea to a beautiful beach where you go kayaking on a jungle river, and you hike through the jungle to the overhanging rock. If you want you can have lunch at Selvin, the best Cost Rican restaurant in the region (own expense).
Both schools will offer various activities on weekdays like salsa dance classes, yoga, cooking workshops, zumba classes and drinks or movie night on Fridays. Even if you travel alone, by taking part in the various activities you will soon feel at home in the group. More information about Spanish classes in Turrialba and Puerto Viejo.
Note: this trip has fixed starting dates, see below.
The price of the Spanish & Adventure trip is $1460.
- Two weeks of group Spanish course in Turrialba, 4 class hours per day from Monday through Friday, and accommodation in the beautiful school residence in a shared room.
- During weekdays activities, for example yoga, zumba and salsa dance classes (see above).
- Rafting weekend on the Pacuare river: you will go rafting twice, sleep in a shared tent by the river, 1 lunch, 1 dinner and 1 breakfast.
- Transport to the bus station in Siquirres where you get your own bus ticket for the bus to Puerto Viejo, via Limon ($8). You will be picked up from the bus stop in Puerto Viejo and taken to the school.
- Two weeks group Spanish course, 4 class hours a day from Monday through Friday, and accommodation in the schools residence in Puerto Viejo.
- In the intervening weekend day an excursion to Punta Uva (cycle, kayak on the river and short jungle hike)
This trip has the following start dates in 2017*:
22nd of January, 19th of February, 19th of March, 16th of April, 21st of May, 18th of June, 16th of July,
20th of August, 17th of September, 22nd of October,
19th of November, 17th of December.
* You can also arrive on a Saturday in Turrialba. Cost for extra night accommodation in shared dorm is $14. For an additional $10 per night you can also get a private single room.
- Private taxi of about one and a half hours from the airport in San Jose to Turrialba. Optional cost for this taxi service is $115.
- Transport from the bus station in Siquirres to Puerto Viejo (about $8).
- Meals except as described on the weekend rafting trip.
- Any expenses of a personal nature.
- $35 reservation fee.
To book the Spanish & Adventure tour click on the book now button and fill out the reservation form. We will respond quickly. You can also send us an email if you have any questions about this tour.