Study Abroad in Monteverde

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Explore Monteverde, Costa Rica

Monteverde plays host to Costa Rica’s treasured rain forest, where a staggering number of species – including pumas, monkeys, quetzal, and the endangered three wattled bellbird – are readily on display, proving the perfect location for studies in sustainability and conservation.

HOW FAR TO…

  • Santiago de Chile — 5,084 km/3,159 miles
  • Rio de Janeiro — 5,824 km/3,618 miles
  • Havana — 1,450 km/900 miles
  • Buenos Aires — 5,712 km/3,549 miles
  • Santiago — 1,828 km/1,135 miles
  • Cape Town — 11,853 km/7,365 miles
  • London — 8,744 km/5,433 miles

WHERE STUDENTS STUDY

CIEE Monteverde
Fully equipped with classrooms, computers, and library facilities, as well as indoor and outdoor common areas, to accommodate experiential and traditional learning.

INTERNSHIPS & VOLUNTEERING

Depending on their program of study and availability, students may be able to participate in an internship or volunteer.

Every CIEE semester program has frequent cultural excursions and a multi-day study tour uniquely designed to complement the program’s academics and enhance students’ cultural
immersion. In Monteverde, past study tours and excursions have included:

  • Exploring the lush rainforest of Corcovado National Park
  • Traveling to Santa Rosa National Park, famous for its rare seasonally-dry forest
  • Visiting Carara National Park, home of the country’s largest population of scarlet macaws
  • Taking guided tours of organic coffee and pineapple plantations
  • Visiting Bocas del Toro Islands of Panama
  • Traveling down the Rio San Juan De Nicaragua to the Indio Maiz Biological Reserve
  • Hiking near Rincon de la Vieja Volcano

Study Abroad Programs in Monteverde