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Discover Your Spanish Immersion Adventure in Costa Rica!

We are one of the country's premier language schools - since 1993

Are you eager to master Spanish and to transform your study experience into an unforgettable adventure?

What if we told you that you could do it in one of the world's most sought-after destinations, like Costa Rica? This tiny country is the ultimate destination for students seeking a vibrant blend of dynamic, communicative classes and outdoor exploration.

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Here's the cherry on top:

With Intercultura Costa Rica you can choose either or two campus locations, or take Spanish lessons online:


Cultural immersion in the Historic Univeristy City of Heredia (close to San José), surrounded by forests and waterfalls.


Outdoor paradise at the Beachfront Sámara School in a vibrant beach town of the Nicoya Peninsula in one of the world's 5 Blue Zones!


Enhance your learning experience from home. Online students are entitled to an in-person program discount in Costa Rica!

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Plus, enjoy a 10% discount on your first Spanish language course at Intercultura Costa Rica.

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Get started today by providing your name and email:

Plus, enjoy a 10% discount on your first Spanish language course (group classes) at Intercultura Costa Rica. (Discount code: 10OFFCostaRica)

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2023 Reviews on TripAdvisor

  • star ratingI had an immensely enjoyable experience at Intercultura, Samara location. The professors were highly knowledgeable and possessed an excellent sense of humor. The primary emphasis of our program was on... read more

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    August 5, 2023

    star ratingBest way to spend summer vacation - This is our second year in a row studying Spanish in Intercultura schools. We had such an unbelievable experience and today, our last day here for this year, we are... read more

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    July 28, 2023

    star ratingWonderful experience at this language school - I signed my family up for a week of Spanish lessons. The experience was a lot of fun and it really is a gem of a community. It's a wonderful... read more

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    July 5, 2023
  • star ratingIntercultura is a great language school - The school was amazing and all of the teachers were very friendly and qualified.
    School is located right next to the beach which makes the learning experience even... read more

    avatar thumb Noëlle K
    July 5, 2023

    star ratingWonderful Spanish language school! - Intercultura is an amazing Spanish school and I highly recommend it. I just finished my third time there. I keep returning because of the quality of the classes and the... read more

    avatar thumb M W
    June 27, 2023

    star ratingAmazing Learning Vacation - This was an incredibly stellar experience for our family of four - kids ages 11 and 15. Very professional school that takes learning seriously but also makes it fun. Samara... read more

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    June 22, 2023
  • star ratingI chose Intercultura at Sámara beach for a 2-week immersion experience to improve my Spanish for medical school. This was my first completely solo international travel experience as a female... read more

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    June 5, 2023

    star ratingPerfecto para viejos! - I most enjoyed the conversations with the teachers. They were very committed to my learning and conscientious but also possessing a good sense of humor, which is necessary when trying... read more

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    May 31, 2023

    star ratingIntensive Spanish Week at Intercultura, Samara - I recently completed an intensive Spanish week long class at Intercultura, Samara, and it was wonderful. I had studied Spanish at high school, maybe 50 years ago, and wondered if... read more

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    May 23, 2023
Embrace Nature's Classroom:

Costa Rica's lush rainforests, breathtaking mountains, and pristine beaches will be your backdrop for learning. Hike in the heart of the jungle, swim in hotsprings surrounded by volcanoes, and explore sustainability practices in a real-life eco-paradise.

Endless Adventures Await:

Get your adrenaline pumping with exhilarating hikes through dense rainforests, or visit hidden waterfalls and deserted beaches. With a diverse landscape, Costa Rica offers endless outdoor activities for thrill-seekers and nature lovers alike.

Fuel Your Mind and Body:
Indulge in fresh, organic foods straight from local farms. Discover the benefits of a sustainable lifestyle while savoring delicious, farm-to-table cuisine that will keep you energized throughout your studies.
World-Class Education:

Combine adventure with top-notch Spanish classes. Costa Rica is renowned for its study programs that align with its commitment to environmental sustainability. Here you will gain global perspective while immersed in a local paradise.

Start Your Journey:
Don't miss the opportunity to study Spanish in Costa Rica, where education, nature, and adventure converge. Expand your horizons, embrace outdoor living, and make memories that will last a lifetime.

Want to know why it's so much fun learning Spanish at Intercultura?

Most fun, qualified, and engaging Spanish teachers

Our teachers know how to keep you engaged and motivated throughout your entire Spanish program.


We take culture seriously

Our Spanish school 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 don’t get to see.

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At Intercultura we guarantee 100% language and cultural immersion!

Meet and connect with locals without even having to leave the school

At our Heredia School Campus we also host local English and Portuguese students, and many of them are university students. This gives you the best opportunity to practice your Spanish or do a language and cultural exchange (called intercambios) on campus.

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This is exactly what you have been looking for? Sign up for your language course in Costa Rica and save your 10% discount! Don't forget to mention our discount code: 10CANADA

You can't come to Costa Rica but would love to get started with a Spanish course from home? Learn Spanish with us online!