Spanish Language Immersion

Location: Costa Rica: San Jose, Turrialba

Program Duration: 1-2 Weeks

Dates: 2020

Rustic Pathways

34900 Chardon Road Building 1 Suite #205 Willoughby Hills, Ohio 44094 United States

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Phone: (800) 321-4353

Fax: 1 + (440) 578-4200


Perfect for students of all abilities, this program allows you to learn Spanish from native speakers in a small group or private instruction setting. Practice Spanish with fellow students and live with a welcoming host family that will introduce you to the warm ticoculture. This program is perfect for students of every level, from those who have never studied the language to those who have finished four years of high school Spanish. After a short evaluation, you will be divided into groups according to skill level. Classes are taught by native speakers who are trained to teach Spanish to foreigners. The program includes four hours of classroom time each week day and focuses heavily on Spanish conversational skills. Outside of the classroom, you’ll be able to practice Spanish with your homestay or get your heart pounding as you zip line through the jungle and raft down the whitewater rapids of the Pacuare River.


LEARN Spanish from native speakers in a small group setting and receive 40 hours of classroom time.

IMMERSE yourself in Costa Rican family life and learn about this warm and colorful culture.

STUDY with a group of fellow students who share the same level of Spanish.

ZIP LINE through the jungle and rappel down waterfalls during adrenaline-pumping optional activities.

RAFT down the class III and IV whitewater rapids of the world-famous Pacuare River.


Students must be 14-years old and up to participate on the program. Additionally, participants must submit an application through the Rustic Pathways website and complete the appropriate documents before traveling on the program.

Type of Programs
  • Experiential Learning
  • Language Immersion
  • Outdoor Education

  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish
  • English

Cost in US$:

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Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

The above cost includes all ground transportation in-country, 3 meals a day, housing, staff through the duration of the program, all teaching and educational materials, and all excursions on the program itinerary not listed as optional.

Credit Available


This Program is open to

Worldwide, American Participant.

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
1-2 business days
Year Founded