Cultural Activities

Cultural activities are included in your study abroad program price!

Cultural activities can include cooking classes, dance classes, museum visits & cultural tours of the area. The cultural activities for your program are confirmed in the program calendar that you receive 4 weeks prior to start date.

Below is a list of possible cultural activities for the program:

Photo not found. Discoteca Night

After taking the Latin Dance Class come try out your new skills at La Rumba Discoteca for a SOL night out.

Photo not found. Farewell Event Dinner

Farewell Event Dinner

Photo not found. Indoor Soccer Match with Host Families

Indoor Soccer Match with Host Families

Photo not found. Latin Dance Class (Salsa, Cumbia, Merengue, Bolero)

Costa Rica has a rich tradition of Caribbean dances.

Photo not found. Museum Visits

Costa Rica has many good museums, in particular those dedicated to Costa Rica’s unique culture and traditions. There are also great museums, or parks, dedicated to its immense biodiversity.

Photo not found. Coffee Tour

The central valley of Costa Rica provides some of the world’s best coffee.

Photo not found. Organic Farm & Medicinal Plants Tour

Organic Farm & Medicinal Plants Tour

Photo not found. Soccer Match (seasonally available)

Costa Ricans have a feverish passion for futból and it is the national pastime of the country.

Photo not found. City Tour (San José City) & Artisan Market

City Tour (San José City) & Artisan Market

Photo not found. City Tour (Heredia City) & Market Visit

Explore the vibrant streets of Heredia!

Photo not found. Theater Night

San José has a thriving theater culture. Often there are performances in San José at the ornate National Theater or one of the other well-renowned venues in town.

Photo not found. Wildlife Rescue Center Tour

Wildlife Rescue Center Tour

Photo not found. Traditional Baking Class

Learn to bake some of the traditional Costa Rican breads and pastries.

Photo not found. Traditional Cooking Class (Costa Rican)

Learning to cook traditional dishes while abroad is the best way to take something back from your experience.

Photo not found. Welcome Event & Program Orientation

Welcome Event & Program Orientation

Photo not found. Yoga Classes

Try yoga for the first time or continue your practice of this wonderful exercise.

Photo not found. Traditional Costa Rican Dance Class (Semester Only)

Traditional Costa Rican Dance Class (Semester Only)