Learn Spanish in Turrialba

Turrialba is a hidden gem of Costa Rica, perfect for those seeking adventure and stunning landscapes with fewer crowds. With its verdant hills and surrounding volcanoes, the town offers a unique and thrilling experience for visitors. 

From adrenaline-pumping activities like whitewater rafting and canyoning, to exploring local culture, archaeology, and the awe-inspiring volcano, Turrialba has something for everyone. 

Despite its many attractions, the town remains one of the least visited in Costa Rica, making it a great choice for those looking to escape the crowds and enjoy an authentic, off-the-beaten-path experience. Whether you’re a thrill-seeker or a nature lover, Turrialba is sure to leave you with unforgettable memories and a lasting impression of Costa Rica’s beauty and adventure.

Get the authentic Costa Rica Experience

Top-rated with over 70 combined years in Costa Rica. We offer customized Spanish programs for families, children, teens, and medical professionals.
Study the language, explore the land

We offer Customized Spanish immersion programs

Our programs are taught from Turrialba B&B and include immersion programs for children, teenagers, and adults. Our Turrialba location offers excellent room to teach our classes in the center of Turrialba within walking distance to museums and restaurants. 

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Turrialba Spanish Programs

Invest in your child’s cultural and Spanish education by joining the most immersive experience for kids in all of Costa Rica. For ages one through twelve this one-of-a-kind program will give your children an opportunity to communicate directly with local Costa Rican children in a safe and nurturing environment. Combine this all year running program with our children’s/teen Summer camps at our Tamarindo location and create a vacation that the whole family can enjoy and create memories for a lifetime.

Custom lesson options

We specialize in customizing lesson plans for each of our clients will work with you to customize your plan to your needs.

Homestays available

Live with a Spanish speaking family while you learn Spanish to create a true 24/7 Spanish immersion experience.

$250 per week
$50 per night

Private Lessons

One-on-one private Spanish lessons in increments of 10, 15, or 20 hours per week.

Medical Spanish Programs

We offer Medical Spanish programs in Turrialba that focus on the individual needs of each medical and nursing professional.

spanish for kids

We offer age appropriate spanish group classes and semi private group lessons based on your childs age and language Spanish language level.

Spanish For Teens

Our teen program specializes in engaging our most mature Spanish students with the language, culture, and activities that Costa Rica has to offer.

Seamless process

How It Works

01 Choose A Spanish Program Below

Choose from one the Spanish programs below.

03 We will be in touch

An AEC Trip Coordinator will call or email you quickly to answer your questions and tailor your trip details.

04 Implementation

Join us in Costa Rica for Spanish immersion!


Standard Spanish Lessons

An accredited Spanish language immersion program in Costa Rica, designed for all types of students. Class sizes vary between 1 and 6 other Spanish students.

10 Hour

$ 270 week
  • 2 Hours/Day

15 Hour

$ 375 week
  • 3 Hours/Day

20 Hour

$ 460 week
  • 4 Hours/Day


Private Group Lessons

An accredited Spanish language immersion program in Costa Rica, our Private Group programs consist of 2-3 people of similar language levels sharing the weekly cost. (3 Max).

10 Hour

$ 400 week
  • Class size of 2 to 3
  • 2 Hours / Day

15 Hour

$ 500 week
  • Class size of 2 to 3
  • 3 Hours / Day

20 Hour

$ 580 week
  • Class size of 2 to 3
  • 4 Hours / Day

Additional Services

Airport pickups

Airport pickups can be arranged. Contact AEC for current pricing.

We can craft the perfect package for you!

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