Why choose Heredia for learning Spanish!

Heredia city and province offers culture, nature and fun...and all that just around the corner of our school campus!

Culture: Intercultura’s Heredia campus is a unique school among the many present in the capital area: We offer not only linguistic immersion and daily activities on campus, but we also integrate our students into the artistic and cultural life of Costa Rica that most tourists never get to see. In the last 10 years, the central valley (Heredia, San José and Alajuela) has revitalized its arts scene....read more here!

NATURE: From the second floor roof terrace you can see the mountains to the north and the valley to the south; from the balcony you can see the colonial church spires and the palm trees of the central park, 4 blocks away, where bright green parakeets gather at sunset, singing so loud you can sometimes hear them all the way from the school! Nearby you have Barvo Volcano with its famous lagoon...read more here!

FUN: If you're looking for a fun place to spend your vacation, Heredia is a vibrant, safe and easily walkable city. Our homestays are really close located to the center. As home to the national university, we have a large population of you, educated Ticos who enjoy meeting foreign students and showing them around the many fun venues Heredia has to offer, from student bars to international restaurants, to yoga and dance studios,...read more here!