School Geography Trip to Costa Rica
Explore incredible biodiversity and learn more about sustainable tourism.
Frequently Asked Questions
To really make the most of everything that San Jose and Costa Rica as a whole have to offer, we would recommend looking to spend 9 days here on your school trip.
There really is no bad time to visit San Jose, as this really is a fantastic year-round destination.
San Jose itself is easy to get around on foot and the bus system is great if you do need public transport. However, as you will most likely be visiting other destinations in Costa Rica during your school trip, you will need to use a coach. Of course, we'll provide you with a comfortable coach to use throughout your school trip.
On your school trip to San Jose, you mustn't miss the opportunity to hike the Arenal Volcano trails, relax in the Baldi Hot Springs and explore the Monteverde Cloud Forest, for a real taste of Costa Rica!
Yes, there are a number of free things to do in San Jose. For example, the city has a number of lovely green parks in which to relax, such as the Parque Nacional and the Parque Espana.
Yes, you can. Although most of our groups travel to San Jose, there are also some exciting opportunities here for Spanish groups.
School trips designed by teachers for teachers
Originally founded by teachers in 1986, we understand the pressures on you as Group Leader and are here to make the process of running your school trip as easy as possible.
School trips tailored to your curriculum
We'll design your trip around your specific learning objectives and curriculum, to ensure your school trip is a truly educational experience.
Health & safety prioritised
As a proud Assured Member of the School Travel Forum, the health and safety of your group is always our priority.
Support every step of the way
We'll be with you every step of the way, from your very first enquiry until the moment you return home, including 24-hour support while you’re on your school trip.
Financially secure school trips
We're ABTA bonded and all our air tours are ATOL protected, so you can be sure that your school trip is financially secure.
Rewarding loyalty scheme
You'll earn loyalty points from your very first school trip with Halsbury. These can be used towards a discount on your school trip or a free gift for your school.