Activities and Tours

Activities and Tours

Activities and Tours offered by Tico Lingo

From hiking a volcano and through a rainforest to learning to cook an empanada and dance Salsa, Tico Lingo offers many options to students looking to explore everything Costa Rica has to offer. Below, we put together some of our most popular activities and tours.

To sign up, once in Costa Rica students need to simply review the weekly school calendar and sign up for the tours and activities that interest them most. Students can pay with cash or credit here in person and request a specific tour if they have their heart set on doing something specific.

Afternoon Cultural Activities

Everyday Tico Lingo offers activities for students to get to know each other, experience different aspects of Costa Rican culture, and provide opportunities to practice Spanish outside of the classroom. Each activity is offered at least once a week and can be signed-up for upon arrival. The activity calendar will be posted every week and students will pay and register for activities in person.

Costa Rica is a top destination for yoga enthusiasts looking to embrace the Pura Vida lifestyle. Unwind after your Spanish class with a restorative yoga class at Tico Lingo’s onsite studio. We o er Vinyasa and meditative yoga practices focusing on strength, exibility and relaxation. Our yoga classes are suitable for all levels and aim to leave you feeling calm and refreshed. Bring your own mat, or use
one of ours!

Typical Schedule: Tuesdays and Fridays
Typical Time: 12pm-1pm
Price: $7USD / 4000 Colones

One of the most fun and energetic ways to experience Latin American culture is through dance. During our class, you will get to an introduction to the basic steps of popular Latin dances such as Cumbia, Salsa and Bachata. This activity is guaranteed to put a smile on your face and is the perfect way to get your blood pumping after a morning in the classroom. By the end of this 1-hour class, you’ll be ready to hit the dance oor and shake your hips alongside the locals!

Typical Schedule: Mondays and Wednesdays
Typical Time: 12pm-1pm
Price: $7USD / 4000 Colones

Food plays an important role in Costa Rican culture, with family gatherings and celebrations often centered around meals. Receive an introduction to Costa Rican cuisine by learning
how to make a traditional dish. You will have the opportunity to learn new vocabulary and enjoy your meal with fellow students. Return home and share your new cooking skills with friends and family.

Typical Schedule: Thursdays
Typical Time: 12pm-2pm
Price: $15USD / 9000 Colones

All-Day Weekend Adventure Tours

Everyday Tico Lingo offers activities for students to get to know each other, experience different aspects of Costa Rican culture, and provide opportunities to practice Spanish outside of the classroom. Each activity is offered at least once a week and can be signed-up for upon arrival. The activity calendar will be posted every week and students will pay and register for activities in person.

See incredible views of the ocean and watch monkeys swing through the trees!

Witness the epic views of the Lake Arenal and enjoy natural hot springs heated by the Arenal Volcano.

Explore geological history through beautiful, underground caves of Costa Rica.

Experience world class rafting through the Costan Rican rainforest.

Visit Costa Rica’s old capitol city Cartago and visit the Irazu Volcano

Eat local food, hike in the mountains, and experience traditional Costa Rican farm life

Discover exotic animals and five magnificent waterfalls along a network of rainforest trails

View one of the largest volcanic craters in the world

Looking for something different?

Check out our flexible adult programs