8 days starting at $876.00/person

Standard Program + Surf Camp

Spanish program combined with surf lessons in the best surf beaches of Costa Rica.

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Learn Spanish and Surf in a combined experience. Diversity School offers the Stantard Program + Surf Camp for students who want to combine the Spanish lessons with the adventure of surfing in the beautiful beaches of the Pacific of Costa Rica. With this program you will learn and improve your communicative and surfing skills, all is prepared according to your needs.

This packages combine: 4hrs of Spanish lessons per day + 2 hrs of surf lessons and practices per day.

What's Included

  • Aiport pickup and drop off.
  • ​​First and last night homestay in San José (meals as described).
  • Bus station transfer to reach your school destination (bus tickets not included approx. USD 13 each way).
  • 20hrs Spanish class in group (Standard Program) (Monday to Friday).
  • Inscription fee.
  • Guide and school materials (training book).
  • Spanish level test.
  • 4 surf lessons of 2hrs each (Monday to Friday after school).
  • 5 nights homestay in Uvita (meals and laundry included).
  • Taxes Included.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival to SJO International Airport. Your San José host family will meet you there and transfer you to their home nearby. There you can recover from the long journey. Room and meals Included.

Day 2: Your host family will take you to the bus station to take the bus to Uvita, located in the South Pacific of Costa Rica. Upon arrival, your new host family in Uvita will pick you up at the bus station and take you to their home. Room and meals Included.

Day 3 to 6: These days you will be able to participate in different interactive activities while learning Spanish at Diversity School. You may want to use your knowledge to practice with local people.

Uvita is near the Marino Ballena National Park, famous for being the mating place of humpback whales that migrate here each year. Another interest feature of this park is Punta Uvita or commonly called the "Tail of the Whale"; a natural isthmus made of sand that is accessible when low tide.

These days after school, you will receive 2 hours each day of surfing lessons. Enjoy the waves and warm waters of the Osa Peninsula. These surf lessons are ideal for those looking to either learn the basics or improve their surfing skills along with professional surf instructors. Room and meals Included.

Day 7: Today after finishing your class, your host family will take you to the bus station in the afternoon to take the bus back to San José through the coastal highway. This route passes by some popular places such as: Dominical, Matapalo, Quepos, Parrita, Esterillos, Jacó and Herradura all along with beautiful landscapes. Upon arrival, your host family will pick you up and take you to their home for your last night in the country. Room and Meals Included.

Day 8: Transfer will be provided to SJO International Airport. You need to be there 3 hours before your flight time.

What to Bring

Casual clothing like: sweater, loose shirts, pants, jeans, shorts, hat or cap and bathing suit. We also recommend: Sunscreen, sunglasses, hiking shoes, small backpack to carry on tours and activities, water bottle, flashlight, bug spray, raincoat, camera and binoculars.

Reservation Conditions

  • Rates are per person and they may change depending on the dates interested. Feel free to contact us to receive a quotation with your specific dates, number of travelers and their ages at [email protected].
  • Since the Spanish classes are from Monday to Friday, it is highly recommended to schedule the arrival to the country on a Saturday to start the itinerary.
  • Reservations for people over 18 years-old.
  • During Costa Rican National Holidays, classes are not imparted.
  • Local flights and transfers allow a maximum luggage weight of 25 pounds (12kg).