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– Spanish learning field trip in Costa Rica during the Spring Break! –

ACCE invites you to enjoy a holistic experience in Cosa Rica, practicing Spanish and exploring a beautiful country.

  • The program:

    This program was designed for Spanish teachers who work in elementary schools, high schools, colleges and universities.

  • The goal:

    To offer a very affordable option (almost a gift!) to practice Spanish for any level and visiting one of the countries with more biodiversity in the world.

  • Dates:

    We have a full and very interesting program for a fun and memorable trip, during spring break, for Spanish teachers, from March 9thuntil March 17th, 2019; that may inspire you to come back with a group of excited fellows, who will be looking forward for what they’ve always dreamed of…And we would love to share that with you!** If the dates do not work for you, we can offer this fantastic program for a minimum of 4 people at a more convenient date for you. Feel free to write us!

  • Requirements:

    To be a Spanish teacher

  • The price:

    US$ 475 per person.

Includes

  • One week of Spanish classes (10 hours in total) for any level.
  • Pick up and drop off from/to San José International Airport
  • Accommodations in a villa (does not include meals and occupancy might be double).
  • Laundry service.
  • Study materials.
  • Coffee break each day of classes.
  • Internet service at school and villas.
  • Dance classes.
  • Cooking classes.
  • City walking tour.
  • 24/7 emergency assistance.
  • Farewell celebration.

Excursions included:

  1. Full day excursion to Poás Volcano + La Paz Waterfall Gardens. Includes lunch, tour guide, entrance fees and transportation.
  2. Full day excursion to the Pacific Coast including canopy tour (zip line).
  3. Full day excursion to the Arenal Volcano area (hiking in Zarcero) + Hot Springs. Includes, entrance fees, dinner, tour guide and transportation.
  4. Sarchí shopping tour (by public bus).

Itinerary for Spanish Teachers / Spring Break

Saturday, March 9th to Sunday, March 17th, 2019 in Costa Rica.

Saturday, March 9th

  1. Arrive to Juan Santamaria Int’l Airport, San Jose, Costa Rica.
  2. Transportation to campus villas in Grecia.

Sunday, March 10th

Full day excursion to the Poás Volcano and La Paz Waterfall Gardens (lunch included).

Monday, March 11th

  1. Morning: 8:00 am. Placement test
  2. Coffee Break
  3. Spanish classes (2 hours)
  4. Afternoon: 12:30 pm.Walking tour of Grecia, visit the market and most important places around town.
  5. Initial orientation to the overall program.
  6. 4:00 pm. Dance classes. Styles: salsa, merengue and cumbia! (optional).
  7. Night:Homework and free time

Tuesday, March 12th

  1. Morning:8:00 am. to 12:00 pm. Spanish classes
  2. Afternoon:12:00 pm.Latin cuisine cooking classes. “Comemos lo que cocinamos” (optional).
  3. Night:Homework and free time.

Wednesday, March 13th

  1. Full day excursion to the Pacific Coast including canopy tour (zip line).

Thursday, March 14th

  1. Morning: 8:00 am. to 10:00 am. Spanish classes
  2. Coffee Break
  3. 10:30 am. Sarchí(artisanal town) shopping tour.
  4. Night:Homework and free time.

Friday, March 15th

  1. Morning: 8:00 am. to 10:00 am. Spanish classes
  2. Coffee Break, farewell celebration and presentation of certificates of participation.
  3. Meeting with ACCE staff

Saturday, March 16th

  1. Full day excursion to Zarcero (topiary trees and rural area). Easy hike in a forest of a rural area + La Fortuna town and Arenal Volcano + hot springs (dinner included)

Sunday, March 17th

  1. Departures

Enjoy your stay!