Waterfall oan RIo Celeste in Costa Rica

Overview

Where to begin? The options are endless in this adventurer’s paradise. Whether you want to zipline in the rainforest, learn to surf the waves, practice your Spanish, get to know the local community or kick back and understand what the omnipresent mantra of ‘pura vida’ (pure life) really means, Costa Rica has it all.

Dates: May 20 – May 31, 2017

Program Fee: $2,600
International airfare to Costa Rica

Overview

Where to begin? The options are endless in this adventurer’s paradise. Whether you want to zipline in the rainforest, learn to surf the waves, practice your Spanish, get to know the local community or kick back and understand what the omnipresent mantra of ‘pura vida’ (pure life) really means, Costa Rica has it all.

Dates: May 20 – May 31, 2017

Program Fee: $2,600
International airfare to Costa Rica

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Itinerary

We will explore the beaches, mountains and cities of Costa Rica during this two-week travel adventure!

My DIRECT trip allowed me to reach new heights (literally) and make some unforgettable memories and friendships!
Corey Washburn, Wake Forest University

Itinerary

We will explore the beaches, mountains and cities of Costa Rica during this two-week travel adventure!

My DIRECT trip allowed me to reach new heights (literally) and make some unforgettable memories and friendships!
Corey Washburn, Wake Forest University

This program taught me that two weeks is plenty of time to meet lifelong best friends that living with no regrets is vital!
Cara Tripodis, Georgia Southern University

What's Included

We’ll take care of housing, orientation, insurance, on the ground support and more!

This program taught me that two weeks is plenty of time to meet lifelong best friends that living with no regrets is vital!
Cara Tripodis, Georgia Southern University

What's Included

We’ll take care of housing, orientation, insurance, on the ground support and more!

Accomodations

With hostels, boutique hotels and villas, you will love our accommodations as you explore your new home

Accomodations

With hostels, boutique hotels and villas, you will love our accommodations as you explore your new home

Adventures

Get your fill of waterfall hikes, jungle exploration, water adventures and more! If it’s not planned, we will help you get it on the calendar

I quickly realized that adventure was the best way to learn…and the only way to do it is to live life to the absolutest fullest. The world is eagerly waiting for you to explore it…Are you ready??”
Kathleen Burns, University of Mississippi

Adventures

Get your fill of waterfall hikes, jungle exploration, water adventures and more! If it’s not planned, we will help you get it on the calendar

I quickly realized that adventure was the best way to learn…and the only way to do it is to live life to the absolutest fullest. The world is eagerly waiting for you to explore it…Are you ready??”
Kathleen Burns, University of Mississippi

“I began my journey knowing only one person from my university and honestly, I had no clue what I was getting into. Little did I know that my life would be changed forever.
Anna Deason, Georgia Southern University

Service

During our three service days, you will get to know the local community and make a positive impact with your travel

“I began my journey knowing only one person from my university and honestly, I had no clue what I was getting into. Little did I know that my life would be changed forever.
Anna Deason, Georgia Southern University

Service

During our three service days, you will get to know the local community and make a positive impact with your travel

Workshops

International travel is the perfect time to reflect on your goals and life path

“Going out of the country with LeadAbroad was hands down the best summer of my life. The staff welcomed us with open arms and they were absolutely incredible.
Alex Paul, University of Colorado

Workshops

International travel is the perfect time to reflect on your goals and life path

“Going out of the country with LeadAbroad was hands down the best summer of my life. The staff welcomed us with open arms and they were absolutely incredible.
Alex Paul, University of Colorado

Flights

No need to worry about the journey down to paradise! We will make it easy on you with a group flight.

Flights

No need to worry about the journey down to paradise! We will make it easy on you with a group flight.

I have learned so much about the world around us and myself in the process and I would go back in a heartbeat.
Claire Stratton, Miami University

Health and Safety

We focus on your health and safety 24/7 and have both international and domestic support here for you

I have learned so much about the world around us and myself in the process and I would go back in a heartbeat.
Claire Stratton, Miami University

Health and Safety

We focus on your health and safety 24/7 and have both international and domestic support here for you