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COSTA RICA - an inspirational and rewarding experience

Global Action offers a truly bespoke service and no two itineraries are the same.  Sometimes, itineraries may be subject to change due to circumstances outside our control.  We will always endeavour to give you an outstanding trip tailored to your learning aims.

  • Build Up

    And We're Off!

    The team meets at school with your Global Action Leader, who will check your kit and run through health and safety briefings.

  • Day 1

    San Jose

    Flight to San Jose, the vibrant, modern capital of Costa Rica. Meet your local guides, and settle into your hotel.

  • Days 2-3


    Two nights living in an eco-tourism resort in the Arenal Volcano National Park - beautiful, awe-inspiring surroundings in which to deepen your understanding of Volcanic Hazards, Renewable Energy and Sustainable Tourism.

  • Days 4-5


    Explore the Monteverde Cloud Forest learning about Natural Resource Conservation and Protection of Endangered Species.

  • Days 6-10

    Conservation project

    Four days of hands-on learning about environmental preservation through permaculture, turtle conservation and a blue flag beach programme focusing on plastic waste. You will be fully immersed into life on the project, using practical skills to make a contribution during your stay, as well as learning about the long-term impact of the project.

  • Day 11

    Beach time

    A day’s R&R at Santa Teresa – time to perfect your hammock skills.

  • Day 12

    San Jose

    Travel to San Jose. A walking tour to explore the city, markets, practice your Spanish, and absorb the Costa Rican urban culture.

  • Days 13-14


    A Final Review to analyse and reflect on your global learning experiences. Time to go home!

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Global Action Ltd. Lumley House, 56 Elliott Rd, Cirencester, Gloucestershire GL7 1YS