Gap Year Diver - Diving Courses & Spanish Immersion in Costa Rica

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Gap Year Divers in Costa Rica
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Spend your gap year adventure traveling in the country with the world’s most biodiversity and stunning landscape! If you start your gap year abroad with Gap Year Diver, you will be traveling to Quepos, Costa Rica, a small town surrounded by bays and fantastic dive sites. Quepos, however, will only be your home base. You will also be going on other amazing excursions, especially in Costa Rica, such as white water rafting and canopy tours.

This program is unique because it has built in Spanish language classes, which are structured around diving instruction and excursions. 20 hours of Spanish classes will be completed each week which will give you a great opportunity to immerse yourself in the phenomenal Costa Rican culture and lifestyle.

Check out Gap Year Diver’s program in Costa Rica to start you career break and gap year abroad experience!

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Daisy
9/10
Yes, I recommend this program

fantastic!

Costa Rica is a fascinating country- I loved staying with a host family because it was great having Spanish lessons whilst being able to talk to the host family in Spanish in the evenings.My gap year diver representative was really helpful. I went in July which falls within the rainy season, so don't expect great visibility, but the diving was still fantastic and I saw loads of wicked stuff. There were loads of other activities on offer aside from diving- my highlights were the canopy safari tour and the guided tour through the Manuel Antonio national park.

Location

Location:
Costa Rica
Currency:
Costa Rican Colón
Weather:
Jan-Mar
83 F / 67 F
Apr-Jun
85 F / 69 F
Jul-Sep
85 F / 69 F
Oct-Dec
83 F / 67 F
Airports:
Juan Santamaría International Airport
( SJO )
Limón International Airport
( LIO )
Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport
( LIR )

Costa Rica has been growing as a hot bed for travel since the early 1990s. A quarter of the country is dedicated as a protected area or national park. As Costa Rica has become renowned for its outdoor beauty, the ecotourism has grown and encouraged a different type of travel. If you are looking to spend more time outdoors while you travel, Costa Rica is the perfect place for you.

About Gap Year Diver

Gap Year Diver is more than just a company specializing in internationally recognized PADI courses. Our programs have been carefully designed for gappers and career breakers and each program involves an element of learning so that you make the most...